iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF News
Emerging Markets Extend Slump as Resurgent Dollar Triggers Capital Flight
Emerging market stocks slumped to a two-week low Wednesday, as pressure continued to mount on currencies in developed economies around the world amid a surge in the U.S. dollar and concerns over the impact of trade tensions on global economic growth.
Emerging Markets Continue to Slide as Dollar Pressures $3.7 Trillion Debt Wall
Investors continue to pull cash from emerging markets amid concerns that the greenback's recent rally will pressure the cost of servicing some of the $3.7 trillion in debt taken on in the ten years since the global financial crisis.
Bond rally points to higher global growth -- here's how to take advantage
When credit spreads tighten, growth usually follows. The reason is that the shrinking spread indicates bond investors are deploying capital -- a key ingredient in economic expansion.
2 Emerging Markets ETFs With Similar Names but Much Different Returns
The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF and the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF sound similar. But there are important distinctions that lead to different performances.
The ETF Price War Is Over -- Investors Have Secured Victory
Several companies have lowered their expense ratios practically to zero as they compete for investors.
Treasury Yields Jump After Weak $43 Billion 2-Year Auction, Sliding Foreign Demand
The Treasury sold $43 billion in 2-year notes at a high yield of 4.29% - nearly a full percentage point above last month's auction levels.
Economist El-Erian Sees Strong Chance for Recession
But he thinks the Fed must keep raising interest rates to quell inflation. And he expects continued market volatility.
Pound Collapse Puts Dollar Parity, Emergency Bank of England Rate Hikes in Focus
Britain's new government said it will continue focusing on tax cuts and new borrowing to boost growth even as markets push the pound to a record low against the U.S. dollar.
What Happens to Your Credit Card When Interest Rates Rise
With interest rates soaring, credit card consumers may be in for a shock