Dearta Women's ALine Short Mini Floral Printed Homecoming Dresses Strapless priaks2118-New Clothing

Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Equity team walks through events moving emerging markets in April and discusses the three things the team is thinking about today. The team believes the current market environment provides an attractive entry point for investors, particularly in the small-cap stock space.

Designer Indian Traditional Brocade Silk Padded Half Sleeves Saree Blouse Choli (Co193Sl) Multiple colors Available
Desolateness Womens Outwear Jackets Casual Hooded Warm Button Down Parka Coats

Desolateness Women's Wool Parkas Single Breasted Blend Fashion Maxi Lapel Outwear

Renewable energy production in Latin America has grown dramatically over the last decade. The use of green technology like wind turbines and solar arrays continues to expand, as countries like Brazil seek to improve energy security and lower carbon emissions. Given this energy revolution, the opportunity for investment in renewable energy infrastructure in Latin America is robust, according to Paulo de Meira Lins and Valentina Cumo of Darby Brazil.

Are EM Small-Cap Stocks Due for a Rebound?
Destjoy Coats Women Parkas Pocket Black Button Long Warm Hooded Coat Women Jacket Outwear Casaco Feminino

Devil Fashion Gothic Long Mermaid Skirts for Ladies Steampunk High Waisted Bodycon Skirts Black

“The EM small-cap space remains attractive to us, partly because many of the headwinds in 2018 have already been priced into valuations or are likely to abate this year.” - Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity team

Devil Fashion Steampunk Womens Waistcoat Vest Shirt Top Jacket V Neck Gothic Black Rivets Vest
Designer Muslim Sharara Suit Set Elegant Heavy Embroidery Indian Ethnic Bridal Long dress 7151
Devon & Jones Ladies Stretch TechShell Compass QuarterZip. DG440WBurgundy Heather

DFUCF Women's Woolen Coat Lapel Autumn Winter Cardigan Overcoat Fashion Pea Coat

Emerging markets offer a broad opportunity set for investors. However, many investors focus on the high-profile stories in Asia and Latin America, overlooking potential opportunities in other regions, as Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s David Haglund explains. He notes how Africa is often an overlooked part of the emerging-market story, and why recent investments from China reflect the growth potential for countries such as Kenya and Nigeria in particular.

Designer Stylish Soft Net Saree for Women Indian Party wear Sari with Blouse 7571
Diamond Candy Hooded Softshell Waterproof Jacket Outdoor Women's Raincoat
Diamond2Deal 14k White gold Medium Satin Number 2 Pendant

Diamond2Deal 14k Yellow gold golden Retriever Disc Pendant

After a challenging 2018, investors embraced emerging markets again in the first quarter of 2019 amid supportive fundamentals, including a more dovish US Federal Reserve. Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Equity team outlines what drove market moves during the quarter and month of March, and why Asia remains an area of interest in particular.

Diamond2Deal 925 Sterling Silver Rhodplate Eng. Girl Polish Front Satin Back Disc Pendant China’s Re-Balancing Act
Diane Von Furstenberg Glennie Sparkle Sheath Dress

DianSheng Short Lace Prom Party Gown VNeck Bridesmaid Dress with Bowknot CK322

In the face of slowing growth, the Chinese authorities appear ready to act. Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Sukumar Rajah and Jason Zhu explain how measures announced at the 13th National People’s Congress are designed to shore up China’s growth prospects.

Dianye Hat summer hat summer hat outdoor travel sunscreen large Beach Hat breathable folding ice shading cap Why We Think Pre-Election Concerns Belie India’s Long-Term Promise
Dickies Girl Juniors Long Sleeve Mandarin Collar Bib Shirt

Dickin Women's Classic Quilted Slim Short Bomber Jacket Bike Motorcycle Coat Outwear

As India gears up for a general election in the spring, an increase in populist rhetoric among the country’s political parties may spook some investors. Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Sukumar Rajah is more relaxed. He believes this jockeying for position is part and parcel of Indian politics and feels that the country’s solid fundamentals continue to present a positive story for investors.

DIDK Women's Lace Trim Satin Bralette and Shorts PJ Set Emerging Markets Record Mixed Performances in February
Diesel Women's Jeans Matic 67Z Slim Tapered Stretch

Diesel Women's Down Jacket WWave Winter Jacket with Hood Marine

Emerging market equities saw mixed performances in February, with stocks in Asia faring better than stocks in Latin America and emerging Europe, which underperformed. Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Equity team outlines what drove market moves during the month and where they see opportunities today. They see reasons to be optimistic about Brazil in particular.

Shifting Climate, Shifting Opportunities
Digabi Flowers Shell Shape Women Crystal Evening Clutch Bags
DILLY FASHION Women's Knitted Oversize Blanked Poncho Cape Shawl Long Cardigan Coat with Belt

Dingkun New cap female summer visor cap cooler, beach hat sun hat Female Cap outdoor hat sun hat yarn

Climate change—like any type of disruption—has disparate impacts on people, places and things. It can also have disparate impacts on corporations and investments. Krzysztof Musialik, senior vice president, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, explores how climate change has impacted the global economy, and has created new potential investment opportunities in the realm of the emerging market landscape.

Designers Remix Women's Gabriella Ivory Oversized Sweater M
DINGZAN Cute Tulle and Lace Prom Homecoming Dress for Sweet 16 Pageant
DINGZAN Lace Prom Dresses 2019 Short Fancy Homecoming Gowns 8 Silver

DINGZAN Sexy Lace and Tulle Wedding Dance Party Prom Dresses Long

Emerging market equities were off to a strong start overall in 2019, rebounding from a 2018 downturn. Manraj Sekhon, CIO of Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, senior managing director and director of portfolio management, outline what drove market moves in January and why they and the team think confidence in emerging markets should continue to improve.

Desigual Bols_yandi McBee Mini, 5013
DINGZAN Vintage Satin and Applique Bridesmaid Dresses Half Sleeves

Dior CD 3231 WHG Eyeglasses mm

Salah Shamma, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Head of Investment, MENA, sees an upcoming wave of liquidity that could create a splash for stocks in the MENA region in 2019. He explains what’s behind this potential liquidity wave—and why Saudi Arabia in particular is capturing investors’ attention.

Three Reasons to Embrace Emerging Market Corporate Credit
Disney Ariel Lounge Pants for Women The Little Mermaid Multi

Dissa S1701 Women Vintage Sleeveless Midi Body Con Plus Size Silk Summer Dress

“Emerging market corporate debt is a large and well-diversified asset class of higher quality than many people realize. Valuations have improved and we think there are attractive yields on offer in what we consider a misunderstood part of the fixed income world.” - Robert Nelson, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group