Brazil, Africa, Changes to the Index, Iraq, the UAE and Our New Publication!!!
May 28, 2014
Hosted by Gavin Graham
Again this week, Gavin pulls in reports on emerging and frontier markets developments from our global roster of contributors. He starts with journalist Bill Hinchberger for an update on Brazil’s preparations for the upcoming World Cup of Soccer in June and the Summer Olympics in 2016. He then discusses the risks in Africa investing with Thomas Mims at Emerging Africa. Then he gets an update on Iraq and the implications of its recent election from Adam Choppin of FIS Group and checks the effects of the changes in the emerging index with Senior Manager Montasser Khelifi of Quantum Investment Bank in Dubai and Morningstar Senior Analyst Patricia Oey in Chicago. Gavin also previews the current edition of our new publication, The EFMI Newsletter. This program is produced by Al Emid - Editorial inquiries write to: firstname.lastname@example.org Press inquiries: Ahmed Hafez - Press & Media Coordinator 647-295-9774 - email@example.com Advertising inquiries: Gavin Graham: firstname.lastname@example.org
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.