Global Investing

Frontier markets: safe haven for stability seekers

By Reuters Staff
November 15, 2012

Frontier markets have an air of adventure and unpredictability about them. One is tempted to ask: Who knows what will happen next?

Can domestic demand boost African markets? Duet’s Salami talks to Reuters Television

July 22, 2009

Direct and indirect foreign investors fled from Africa as the credit crisis sparked a flight to safety, or at least familiarity, but Ayo Salami, manager of the Duet Victoire Africa Index fund believes domestic demand can step in to underpin growth.

The final frontier market

February 24, 2009

As a fallout in emerging markets — once hailed as a safe-haven from the global financial crisis — gathers pace, asset managers are scrambling for newer markets.