Monthly Archives: February 2014

BRICs Fading, Fragile Five Trending?

Judging by two recent articles in The Economist, the term Fragile Five is trending as the techies say, while one does not see BRICs quite as much…    Eike Batista’s assets The great X-it Foreign firms are buying most bits … Continue reading

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The Economist on Emerging Markets, Locus of Extremity

The Economist magazine recently covered Emerging Markets exchange rate issues   THE central bank of Turkey boasts an impressive art collection, including a canvas by Erol Akyavas entitled “Locus of Extremity”. That was pretty much where the central bank found … Continue reading

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