WORLDVIEW: Can SA survive the chaos in emerging markets?

Emerging markets have had a brutal year. As the US has raised interest rates, the dollar has strengthened and investors have migrated into American assets – especially its debt and currency – and emerging market debt and equities have been sold aggressively after enjoying strong inflows in 2017.

Emerging markets have had a brutal year. As the US has raised interest rates, the dollar has strengthened and investors have migrated into American assets – especially its debt and currency – and emerging market debt and equities have been sold aggressively after enjoying strong inflows in 2017.

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