Frontier Markets

Frontier Market Stocks: Consider These Countries

Frontier Market Stocks: Consider These Countries

By far, stocks are the most common method of offshore investment. You'll find great opportunities in frontier market real estate and private equity. Compared to actively managing rentals or a business, it's way easier to just place a trade with your broker and be done...

This Country Avoided Recession for 30 Years: Here’s Why

This Country Avoided Recession for 30 Years: Here’s Why

Recessions are a fact of life in most countries. They seem to arrive every 7 years or so on average, leaving unemployment and stock market collapses in their wake. Many people have tried to avoid recession, and attempts to bypass them aren't anything new. Indeed,...

Here’s the Best Way to Invest in Emerging Markets

Here’s the Best Way to Invest in Emerging Markets

Emerging markets are a crucial asset class for investors who seek total diversification and potentially higher long-term gains. In itself, the term “emerging markets” involves dozens of different countries from around the world, each with their own individual economic...

Emerging vs. Frontier Markets: What’s the Difference?

Emerging vs. Frontier Markets: What’s the Difference?

As a global investor, you've perhaps heard the terms “frontier markets” and “emerging markets” plenty of times before. At a first glance, it might seem self-explanatory what these terms mean. Sure, it's common knowledge among investors that both frontier and emerging...

How to Invest in Cambodia: Asia’s Final Frontier Market

How to Invest in Cambodia: Asia’s Final Frontier Market

By investing in Cambodia, you'll gain unique access to one of the world's fastest growing countries. Stocks and real estate prices are a bargain here. Plus, it certainly helps that Cambodia is one of the easiest frontier markets to invest in Asia as a foreigner....

Can Vietnam’s Economy Stay the Strongest in Asia?

Can Vietnam’s Economy Stay the Strongest in Asia?

Last updated June 7th, 2024. Officially, Vietnam remains one of the few communist countries left on earth. Yet, over the past few decades, this rapidly growing nation of 100 million people has become a capitalist powerhouse. The Vietnamese government realized a...

Why Tech Startups in Vietnam Are Booming

Why Tech Startups in Vietnam Are Booming

Last updated July 21st, 2023.   Startups in Vietnam have access to all the conditions required to hatch multi-million dollar tech firms. Having attracted a rising large amount of foreign investment from global players, Vietnam and its startup scene deserves far...

3 Changes to Know Before Investing in Myanmar

3 Changes to Know Before Investing in Myanmar

Last updated April 8th, 2022. The process of opening up and liberalizing a developing nation is never an easy task. It's especially hard for Myanmar, a Southeast Asian country which was closed off from the world economy until 2008... and then underwent a coup barely a...

Why Frontier Economies Will Outperform in the 2020s

Why Frontier Economies Will Outperform in the 2020s

Last updated September 16th, 2023.   Frontier economies will outpace developed economies in the 2020s because of a simple mathematical truth. 1+1 equals 2, which is a 100% increase. Meanwhile, 100+1 equals 101, and that’s merely a 1% increase. In other words, a...

How to Profit from Frontier Markets and China’s Rise

How to Profit from Frontier Markets and China’s Rise

Last updated April 12th, 2023.   China’s goals are becoming even more globally ambitious as its size and influence grows. Having already taken the title of world’s largest economy in terms of purchasing power parity, this trend will almost surely continue into...