Time for a BRIC Breakup
The inability of Brazil, Russia, India and China to collectively outperform peer emerging market nations indicates that something is badly amiss with the BRIC concept.
BRIC Inventor O’Neill Checks Out Early From Goldman Sachs
O'Neill, who coined the term 'BRIC' to describe the emerging-markets juggernaut of Brazil, Russia, India and China, surprised the asset management world with his early retirement.
Risk On or Risk Off? Goldman’s Jim O’Neill vs. Gary Shilling
Markets “are more on the ball than many that talk about them,” says GSAM's O'Neill. But AdvisorOne contributor Gary Shilling says we're in a recession.
Emerging Markets’ Growing Middle Class a Boon for U.S. Investors: Outlook 2012
During the 2012 outlook season, investment strategists and other market watchers have repeatedly taken note of the growing middle classes in China, Southeast Asia, India and Brazil.