The Resource Frontier markets for dummies, by Gavin Graham and Al Emid, (electronic resource)

Frontier markets for dummies, by Gavin Graham and Al Emid, (electronic resource)

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Frontier markets for dummies
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Frontier markets for dummies
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by Gavin Graham and Al Emid
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eng
Summary
Expert advice on making sound investments in frontier markets Colombia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Egypt, Turkey, and South Africa (CIVETS) are six countries poised to be the next group of developing nations to see an economic boom. These countries, similar to the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) are currently reaping the rewards of a growing economy. Frontier Markets For Dummies provides an honest look at the CIVETS countries and explores ways that savvy investors can prepare to take advantage of the emerging economies. You'll get the lowdown on the basics of frontier ma
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EBLCP
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332.67/3091724
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no index present
LC call number
HG5993
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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EBSCO eBooks
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adult
Frontier markets for dummies, by Gavin Graham and Al Emid, (electronic resource)
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Frontier markets for dummies, by Gavin Graham and Al Emid, (electronic resource)
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Using Your Previous Experience as an Emerging Markets Investor
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Contents
  • At a Glance; Table of Contents; Introduction; About This Book; Foolish Assumptions; Icons Used in this Book; Beyond the Book; Where to Go from Here; Part I: Getting Started with Frontier Markets; Chapter 1: Forging into New Investment Frontiers; Acquainting Yourself with Frontier Markets; Identifying Special Issues Affecting Frontier Market Volatility; Getting Real about the Role of Frontier Markets in Your Portfolio; Investing with Caution; Chapter 2: Examining the Appeal of Emerging Markets Investment; Getting to Know the Market Segments
  • Recognizing the Importance of Emerging MarketsSeeking a Lack of Correlation; Eyeing the Effects of U.S. Policy on Emerging Economies; The Bottom Lines for U.S. and Developed Market Investors; Chapter 3: The Lay of the Land: Mapping Frontier Markets; Characterizing This Subsegment of Emerging Markets; The Major Characteristics of Frontier Markets; The Next Eleven (N-11) Nations and the CIVETS; Exotic Frontier Markets; Chapter 4: Reasons to Tackle the Frontier -- Or to Flee; Frontier Markets: Viable for the Average Investor; Embracing What Frontier Markets Offer to Your Portfolio
  • Increasing Your Familiarity with Frontier MarketsThe Rise of Indices: Appreciating Their Importance and Limitations; Approaching with Caution: Frontier Market Risks; Recognizing the Hurdle of Home Bias; Part II: Examining Issues Affecting Frontier Market Performance; Chapter 5: Political Systems and Market Players; Parsing a Nation's Politics; Spotting Other Key Players in Any Country; Chapter 6: Corruption, Income Disparity, and Investment Restrictions; Corrupt Governments and Markets; Recognizing How Income Disparities Affect Investment Performance
  • Looking at Laws Affecting Outside InvestorsChapter 7: Currency Considerations, Exchange Rates, and Accounting Standards; Being Wary of Small Illiquid Currency Markets; Becoming an Exchange Rate Expert; Eyeing Differences in International Accounting Conventions; Part III: Approaching Frontier Market Investments with Savvy; Chapter 8: Getting Clear about Risk, Volatility, and Correlation; Distinguishing Risk from Volatility; Examining the Nature of Risk in Frontier and Emerging Markets; Anticipating Volatility; Seeking the Elusive Lack of Correlation; The Bottom Line on Risk and Volatility
  • Chapter 9: Becoming a Bad News ConnoisseurSeparating Bad News from Market News; Distinguishing Between Temporary and Permanent Bad News; The Arab Spring and Other Middle Eastern Tumults; Hollywood-Made Mistaken Impressions; Using Bad News to Turn a Profit; Chapter 10: Searching for Frontier Markets in Your Current Portfolio; Why Your Current Exposure to Emerging and Frontier Markets Matters; Determining Your Exposure; Calculating How Much Is Too Much and How Much Is Not Enough; Chapter 11: Preparing for Your Participation in Frontier Markets
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