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Emerging Markets Outlook - Real Time Insights From Experts. - Citi UK

10 October 2017Emerging Markets
Emerging Market Outlook - Citi UK


Investors have poured close to US$1tr into the Emerging Markets in 2017, the largest fund inflow in 3 years. EM's rising fortunes have come on the back of improving economic and earnings growth but will a stronger US dollar derail the rally? In the face of technology advancements and rising protectionism, who will be the winners and losers? What opportunities and risks will the rising aspirations of the middle class bring?

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Mark Mobius, PhD
Executive Chairman, Templeton Emerging Markets Group

Dr Mobius is regarded by many in the financial industry as one of the most successful emerging markets investors over the last 20 years. He is the author of numerous books including - The Investor's Guide to Emerging Markets, Mobius on Emerging Markets and Mark Mobius - An Illustrated Biography and The Little Book of Emerging Markets.

Dr. Mobius was named by Asiamoney magazine in 2006 as one of their "Top 100 Most Powerful and Influential People." Dr. Mobius earned Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Boston University, and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in economics and political science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Professor V Padmanabhan
Academic Director, Emerging Markets Institute - Insead

Professor "Paddy" is among the top 250 most highly-cited scholars in the world in the field of economics and business. His research has received numerous awards including the recognition in the Ten Most Influential Papers of Management Science's First Fifty Years (1954-2004). He has consulted for various companies including Hewlett Packard, Nokia, Syngenta, Coca-Cola, Lufthansa, Monsanto and Target.

Professor Padmanabhan's current research focuses on business opportunities and challenges in the developing economies, economic crises and their implications.

Professor Padmanabhan also directs Insead's Asian International Executive Program, the Leading Effective Sales Force program, the INSEAD Leadership Program for Senior Executives - India, and the Certificate in Business Acumen program.

Paul Hodes
Head of Consumer Bank Wealth Management, Citibank Asia Pacific and EMEA

Paul has more than 25 years' experience in Wealth Management in banking and investments working in the U.S., Japan, Europe and Asia Pacific. Prior to his current role, Paul managed Citibank Malaysia Retail Bank and was elected to the Board of Governors of the Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (FPAM). He was also Citibank's Asia Pacific Regional Wealth Management Business Development Head managing Brokerage, Portfolio Finance and Liability Products across 13 countries.

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