Why AXA is bullish on emerging markets
"There is not one market where if I was asked I would advise the group to withdraw, not one," said Benoit Claveranne, CEO of life, AXA Asia.
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.
Selling life insurance far from home: Egor Kosolapov of Russia
Egor Kosolapov, a managing director with the Association of Independent Financial Advisers—Russia, responds to questions from NUL Senior Editor Warren S. Hersch in the “Far from home” series.
Selling life insurance far from home: Mikhail Petrov of Russia
In conjunction with the “Far from home” feature, NUL Senior Editor Warren S. Hersch interviews Mikhail Petrov, a financial advisor with Allianz ROSNO Life, based in Russia.
Selling life insurance far from home: Hiroshi Sasamoto of Japan
Hiroshi Sasamoto, CFP, an executive vice president of the independent agency Nexus Company Limited, based in Japan, speaks with NUL Senior Editor Warren S. Hersch as part of the “Far from home” series.
Selling life insurance far from home: Ravikumar Kodumudi of India
NUL Senior Editor Warren S. Hersch talks with Ravikumar Kodumudi, a director and independent financial and insurance advisor based in India, as part of the “Far from home” series.
Selling life insurance far from home: Dinesh Tater of India
As part of the “Far from home” series, NUL Senior Editor Warren S. Hersch talked with Dinesh Tater, the chief financial planning advisor at Aviva Life Insurance Company India Ltd., based in India.
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.