Global Equities

Why invest in Global Equities?

Overview

Despite the slowdown in the US, World GDP has nearly doubled in size in the last 10 years and has grown close to 25% since 2008. Around 70% of the world growth over the next several years will come from emerging markets, with India and China alone accounting for 40% of the growth. Some of the factors driving this growth include:

  • Young working age populations
  • Middle class expansion
  • Higher disposable income
  • More need for goods and services
  • Among other factors

Key indicators to consider before investing

  • Economic growth measures (GDP)
  • Inflation measures and interest rate cycle
  • Exchange rate and taxation policies
  • Among other factors

Performance

 

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