TITLE

Institutions wading into frontier markets

AUTHOR(S)
D'Antona Jr., John
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Pensions & Investments;9/1/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 18, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that institutional investors have pumped $4.4 billion into frontier markets since the beginning of 2007. Among investors either considering or already investing in these equity markets are the $160.3 billion California State Teachers' Retirement System and the $15.5 billion Kentucky Retirement Systems. Bradley Durham, managing director at EPFR Global in Boston, said that some of the money flowing to frontier markets has come from broader emerging market strategies.
ACCESSION #
34768402

 

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