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Flurry of China bank deals hints at renewed confidence

By Jennifer Hughes, FT, China’s banks and insurers have more actively sought overseas assets in 2014 than at any time [...]

Banking on BRICS

  In July, leaders of the five emerging market countries known as the “BRICS” (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South [...]

Exploring Belize’s Forgotten District…

  By Ann Kuffner, International Living, Rounding a bend in the road, you catch your first glimpse of the bay [...]

The Company That Turns Plastic Bottles Into Fabric—and Jobs

By John Tierney, The Atlantic, A startup in Pittsburgh shows what a social enterprise is capable of. Plastic bottles at [...]

Three Words for Brazil

By Mark Mobius, Franklin Templeton Mobius Blog, As long-time investors in Brazil, the recent presidential election has been of keen [...]

Emerging Markets Planting the Seeds for Fertilizer Growth

By Jeffrey Stafford, CFA, Morningstar, As caloric needs increase around the world, potash companies are a good way to play the [...]

Santiago, Chile: Latin America’s Most First-World Capital

By David Hammond, International Living, When the Spanish conquistador Pedro de Valdivia founded Santiago in 1541, he chose the site for [...]

China Creates New Trade Route Through Nicaragua Canal

Construction on the Nicaragua canal is set to start in December. The government has proclaimed it to be an economic panacea. [...]

Cheaper Oil – Winners and losers

From the Economist, IN EARLY October the IMF looked at what might happen to the world economy if conflict in [...]

Ecuador’s Natural Weight Loss Plan…

By Denver Gray, International Living, My wife Ann and I moved to the Ecuadorian beach town of Salinas at the [...]

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