• EEM
    Barrons.com2 hours ago

    Emerging Market Must Reads: Hedge Fund Sales, India & S. Africa Secrets?

    The iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) was up 0.3% Wednesday as some investors took a breather in overseas trading. It could be short covering:the MSCI Emerging Market Index was down 1% Wednesday, ...

  • EEM
    Barrons.com3 hours ago

    Mobius Sees Helicopter Money When Yen Hits 90, Bullish On Asia

    Mark Mobius thinks the Bank of Japan will resort to helicopter money if the Japanese yen hits 90 per U.S. dollar, the executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group said in an interview on Bloomberg: “They’re really beginning to think what ammunition they have,” he said in an interview on a visit to a typhoon-struck Tokyo this week. “The first reaction is to say, OK, let’s go for helicopter money, let’s get money directly into the hands of consumers,” he said. “I think that would probably be the next step.” “I think they will engage in helicopter money with great care and great reluctance, and of course if they do it carefully it won’t have the desired effect,” he said.

  • EWJ
    CNBC3 hours ago

    Asia markets mixed, dollar strength weighs on oil

    Asia markets mostly fell across the board Thursday morning, as traders stayed on edge ahead of Janet Yellen's Friday speech.