Foreign Investing

Europe’s Economy Contracted In The Fourth Quarter But Held Up Better Than Expected

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by shiggins     February 15, 2012      0.0 (0) Gross domestic product fell 0.3% in the 17-nation European zone in the fourth quarter, the first contraction since the second quarter of 2009.

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Moody’s Downgrades Six European Countries And Issues A Warning About the United Kingdom

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by shiggins     February 14, 2012      0.0 (0) Moody's Investors Service downgraded six European nations and said the United Kingdom may be next.

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Five Smaller Nations In The Developed World Look Promising Based On Fundamentals, iShares Says

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by shiggins     February 13, 2012      0.0 (0) Five smaller countries among developed nations offer hidden value because they are fundamentally stronger economically than Europe and the United States.

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Global Strategies Dominate The Accelerating Shift Toward ETF Managed Portfolios

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by shiggins     February 08, 2012      0.0 (0) As more ETF managed portfolios are rolled out, global strategies hold 72% of the assets reported to Morningstar.

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Blackstone Ends Four-Year Drought By Making New Investments In Europe

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by shiggins     February 06, 2012      0.0 (0) Blackstone Group has made six separate investments in Europe after concluding the region offers real promise in 2012.

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