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emerging markets: EM equities stay resilient compared to developed markets – Blue Barrows

Emerging market (EM) equities have been resilient compared with their developed market counterparts amid the rout in global markets triggered by rising interest rates and strengthening greenback. This is unlike in the past when the fall in EM equities used to be worse. According to the Bloomberg data, the MSCI EM index — a gauge […]

Emerging markets: Rising weight in MSCI EM may support Indian equities – Blue Barrows

If the weight of a country in the benchmark index increases, passive funds mandatorily need to match weights in the same quantum. Synopsis At the end of August 2022, India moved to the second spot in the MSCI emerging market (EM) index with a weight of 14.483% replacing Taiwan according to the data from Bloomberg. […]