To tap emerging-market growth, use index fund

November 2010
Dow Theory Forecasts;11/1/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 44, p5
The article focuses on the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index fund and the iShares MSCI Europe, Australasia, Far East (EAFE) Index in 2010. It indicates that the monthly standard deviation of the iShares Emerging Markets Index fund is 7.4% compared to iShares MSCI EAFE Index fund's 5.6%. It claims that capitalists could benefit from investing in emerging markets because of the difficulty of the performance advantage of emerging markets to be ignored.


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