Going Further With Emerging and Frontier Markets
May 1, 2013
Hosted by Gavin Graham
Again this week Gavin Graham combines his own knowledge of emerging and frontier markets with that of his guests to enable investors to make profitable investment decisions He’ll talk to Wall Street veterans, analysts and journalists, some of them on the ground in these areas. From New York James Awad reviews trends in emerging market investing. From Paris, Bill Hinchberger will explain developments in Brazil – the ‘B’ in the ‘BRIC’. From Toronto, Lucas Kawa will explain the list of 25 Best Frontier Markets for Investors. From Almaty, Kazakhstan Anvar Saidenov outlines the government’s campaign against corruption which it hopes will increase the country’s attractiveness to foreign investors. From Lagos Nigeria Samuel Okocha looks at changes there while from Bratislava Slovakia, correspondent Mario Marcinek reports on that country’s transition from Soviet bloc country to market economy becoming more interesting to outside investors.
Emerging and Frontier Markets Investing with Gavin Graham
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Emerging and Frontier Markets Investing with Gavin Graham addresses the increasing interest in these markets by meshing Graham’s knowledge of them with current news developments, trends and the insights of expert guests. In fact, the expertise of our guests further demonstrates the seriousness of our approach. They include veteran Wall Street veteran money managers, experienced journalists with first-hand observations and analysts discussing emerging and frontier market developments. Our program comes to investors worried about low domestic returns and those who are aware of the growth and importance of emerging and frontier markets but unclear about the exact opportunities.
Gavin Graham has managed money for some of the largest banks and fund management companies in the world over the last thirty years and has worked in London, Hong Kong, San Francisco and Toronto. Having started in the City of London (the UK’s financial core) in 1979, he moved to Hong Kong in 1988, where his roles included that of Senior Investment Officer of Citigroup Global Asset Management (Asia) and Chief investment Officer for Connaught Investments Ltd. After moving to Toronto in 1999, he was Senior Investment Officer for Guardian Group of Funds in Toronto and latterly Director of Investments for Bank of Montreal Asset Management until 2010. He is now president of Graham investment Strategy Ltd and a frequent guest on Canada's Business News Network, the CBC and Toronto’s CP24, and quoted by the Canadian Press, Reuters and Bloomberg. Along with program producer Al Emid, Gavin is co-author of Investing in Frontier Markets: Opportunity Risk and Role in an Investment Portfolio, and of another upcoming book on frontier markets investing.