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Why China Matters in the Long Run
China matters in the long run—and not just for investors in the country’s equity markets. Slack in the Chinese economy could affect the global economy (FAM) in a big way.
Risk and International Assets in a Portfolio
Although international investing does tend to mitigate risk and diversify portfolios, there are certain risks involved.
International Diversification: Stepping outside the Comfort Zone
Some say investors should step step away from domestic markets to benefit from international diversification. The world has changed, and global financial markets are more interconnected.
Why Israel’s Economy Is Still Resilient
Israel’s government debt as a proportion of gross national product has declined steadily this century.
Should You Be Worrying about China?
China’s slowdown will remain a concern for the foreseeable future. That’s a problem for those Asian economies, such as commodities exporters Malaysia and Indonesia.