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Zin Bekkali: Frontier market investment outlook for 2012

Our central investment theme for this year is that the political upheaval that marked 2011 will eventually fade away and that investors will return to fundamentals and increase their allocations to frontier markets.

Egypt will eventually find its way back to investors’ hearts

The Arab world has moved into unchartered territory during the past few weeks but the recent events will not derail the economic development of the region.

Unpacking the Tunisia crisis

Images of people rioting in the streets don’t reflect well upon a country’s image abroad. This is especially the case for countries that are popular tourist destinations.