These 3 Countries Have Been Recession Proof

These 3 Countries Have Been Recession Proof

I should start this article off by clarifying there’s no such thing as a truly recession proof country. This should be obvious. Every investment has its risks. Anywhere can plunge into a recession with little notice. With that said, a few places have managed to...
Best Currency in Asia: It’s Not What You Think

Best Currency in Asia: It’s Not What You Think

Currencies around the world have depreciated against the U.S. Dollar for the past few years. It hasn’t been limited to just several countries or regions either. The Pound, Euro, Yen, Yuan, and almost everything else are now significantly lower compared to the...
These 3 Emerging Markets are Hardly Growing

These 3 Emerging Markets are Hardly Growing

The word “emerging market” brings to mind a country growing faster than most others. These economies are typically seeing strong population growth, greater foreign investment, and improved infrastructure. All these things help emerging markets,...
How to Invest in Thailand, and Should You?

How to Invest in Thailand, and Should You?

Thailand is often the first stop for people visiting Asia. Its capital of Bangkok is the world’s most touristed country with more than 21 million visitors last year. As such, many people getting their first glimpse of emerging economies in Asia wonder how to...
Reasons You Should Invest in Asia Right Now

Reasons You Should Invest in Asia Right Now

People sometimes ask why I started a firm solely dedicated to investing in Asia. After all, why is it necessarily better to invest in Asia than elsewhere? Why shouldn’t there be an “InvestEuropean” if there’s an “InvestAsian”? I...
Nissan Tackles Low Sales and Bad Business in Asia

Nissan Tackles Low Sales and Bad Business in Asia

Nissan (TYO:7201), always behind Nissan, also lags behind in sales as it tries to capture emerging Asia. Deciding that it was time to shift gears and try non-traditional methods, Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Nissan, has given the green light to buy a 34% controlling...
Invest in Georgia: The Country, Not the State

Invest in Georgia: The Country, Not the State

Although I spend most of my time making investments in frontier markets, I’ve also taken steps to diversify the rest of my life internationally. One way I’ve done this is through applying for residency in the Republic of Georgia (not to be confused with...
Corruption in Myanmar Still Widespread

Corruption in Myanmar Still Widespread

Despite Myanmar just having its landmark elections which resulted in a landslide victory by the National League for Democracy, the country still suffers from widespread corruption in government. Corruption in Myanmar is slowly getting better but there’s...