Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton

Franklin Templeton

Adventures in Emerging Markets is the EM-focused blog published by Franklin Templeton, one of the world’s largest asset managers.

Latest articles from Franklin Templeton

Bridging the ESG Gap in China

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) screening factors are transitioning from important to essential for a growing number of investors. The COVID-19 pandemic exposed a divergence in ESG capabilities across markets—including emerging markets—and...
Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton 13 April 2021

A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains

Chinese internet stocks have struggled in recent weeks amid tighter regulatory scrutiny, higher US Treasury yields and block trades linked to a troubled hedge fund. Stocks in the Philippines slid as a widening contagion led to renewed restrictions in...
Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton 9 April 2021
A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains
A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains

Emerging Markets: the Post-Pandemic Promise

A year has now passed since the correction of March 2020, as markets first appreciated the implications of a global pandemic. These measures signal the government’s broader push to a more sustainable and higher quality of growth for the long term. Ra...
Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton 8 April 2021

Investing Beyond the Storm: A View from the MENA Region

Last year was eventful on many levels. We expect monetary and fiscal stimulus measures to continue being accommodative well into 2021. The commitment from central banks is strong, and we believe that interest rates will remain lower for longer. Inves...
Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton 1 April 2021
Investing Beyond the Storm: A View from the MENA Region
Investing Beyond the Storm: A View from the MENA Region

Earnings Matter in Emerging Markets

It’s been more than a year since the initial outbreak of COVID-19, but the global pandemic continues to challenge economies and their health care systems. Stress in emerging market banking systems has been manageable, despite the loan moratoriums and...
Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton 15 March 2021
Earnings Matter in Emerging Markets
Earnings Matter in Emerging Markets

Reflation Concerns Dampened Investor Optimism in February

The strength of China’s economic recovery is unparalleled, in our view. More recently, the government’s commitment to achieving a carbon-neutral footprint by 2060 could lead to some interesting opportunities in the renewables space, as well as the el...
Franklin Templeton
Franklin Templeton 5 March 2021
Reflation Concerns Dampened Investor Optimism in February
Reflation Concerns Dampened Investor Optimism in February