Beyond Bulls & Bears

Don’t Let Home Country Bias Limit Your Investment Potential
Equity

Don’t Let Home Country Bias Limit Your Investment Potential

It’s easy for investors to fall into what is known as “home country bias,” looking only within their own country’s borders for opportunities. That isn’t the case with Franklin Equity Group Portfolio Manager Don Huber—who is always searching the globe for quality growth opportunities. He says investors may be missing the boat if they don’t expand their opportunity set beyond their shores.

A Revolutionary Idea: Investing in Europe (even Russia)
Equity

A Revolutionary Idea: Investing in Europe (even Russia)

The eurozone appeared to have emerged from a prolonged recession when conflict in Ukraine intensified earlier this year with Russia’s annexation ...

Actively Managing for a Less-Correlated World
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Actively Managing for a Less-Correlated World

The 2007-2008 financial crisis and the monetary policy responses that helped to push interest rates in the developed world to historical lows also ...

A Templeton View From Beijing
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A Templeton View From Beijing

Last week Templeton Global Equity Group met in China to compare research notes, talk markets and explore investment opportunities in the region. ...

Europe’s Fragile Recovery
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Europe’s Fragile Recovery

Investors have tentatively begun to buy into the European recovery story, but remain fearful of the region’s fragility. A few bits of upbeat ...

European Equities: Beyond the Headlines

European Equities: Beyond the Headlines

A New Year’s Vantage Point: Michael Hasenstab

A New Year’s Vantage Point: Michael Hasenstab

The Consumer Catalyst in Asia’s Emerging Markets

The Consumer Catalyst in Asia’s Emerging Markets

Of Irish and Fiscal Cliffs

Of Irish and Fiscal Cliffs

ECB Throws Euro a Life Preserver

ECB Throws Euro a Life Preserver

The Winds of Market Change

The Winds of Market Change

Spinning Pessimism Into Opportunity

Spinning Pessimism Into Opportunity