EM

Emerging Markets

Emerging Market funds focus on the cap-weighted companies of up-and-coming countries not yet considered fully developed.  They are popular in many portfolios as a source of perceived growth and as a potential hedge against correlated stock struggles of developed countries.

Country Coverage

BrazilChileColombiaMexicoPeru
Czech RepublicEgyptGreeceHungaryPoland
QatarRussiaSouth AfricaTurkeyUAE
ChinaIndiaIndonesiaKoreaMalaysia
PakistanPhilippinesTaiwanThailand

Asset Classes

Notes

Emerging market funds hold a wide variety of countries and every fund may vary. But in terms of market cap the most important four are sometimes also referred to as the BRIC countries: Brazil, Russia, India, and China.