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Why Volatility is an Investor’s Friend: Interview with: Mark Mobius, specialist in emerging markets and investment trusts - APAC Investments Summit


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An interview with Mark Mobius, a specialist in emerging markets and investment trusts, and a speaker at the marcus evans APAC Investments Summit 2013 shares his thoughts on making the most of market volatility.

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Why Volatility is an Investor’s Friend: Interview with: Mark Mobius, specialist in emerging markets and investment trusts - APAC Investments Summit

  1. 1. Why Volatility is an Investor’s Friend Which emerging markets should beginning to purchases shares over a they look into? set period of time have the opportunity to purchase at not only high prices, but Most emerging markets have at least also low prices, bringing their average some investment bargains. It is a cost down. matter of studying the fundamentals of each individual stock, rather than What is your outlook for the future? investing on the basis of market hype. Investors should also be careful of Our outlook remains positive. We expect stocks trading at excessive valuations. emerging economies to continue to grow much faster than developed Most emerging market funds have large economies in 2013 and for the exposures to Brazil, Russia, India, foreseeable future, since the economicInterview with: Mark Mobius, China, Thailand, Indonesia, and South fundamentals of most regionalspecialist in emerging markets and Korea. economies remain strong.investment trusts Another interesting opportunity is In addition, we have seen Central Banks frontier markets, which are typically globally pumping money into the“Investors should accept market cycles smaller and less developed, but growing financial system. This liquidity isand make volatility their friend,” says at a fast pace. They could become positive because it means that there isMark Mobius, one of the world’s tomorrow’s emerging markets. These lots of cash in the system, some offoremost specialists in emerging include Nigeria, Kenya, Saudi Arabia, which will make its way into emergingmarkets and investment trusts. “It is Kazakhstan, Bangladesh, Vietnam, stock markets. Investors can bethis volatility that gives investors the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Egypt, prepared by researching undervaluedopportunity to sell high and buy low, Ukraine, Romania, Argentina, and many investment opportunities and investingsince the manic-depressive nature of more countries. when they have the cash.markets means that they will rise muchmore than they should and fall much What investment strategies shouldmore than should as well. Investors they put in place to overcomeshould thus accept market cycles and uncertainty?plan accordingly,” he went on to say.A speaker at the marcus evans APAC Diversification is key. It is possible to have all your eggs in the wrong basket It is volatilityInvestments Summit 2013, in Macao, at the wrong time. Global investingChina, 10 - 12 April, Mobius talks aboutmarket volatility and the investment across all sectors is always superior to investing in only one market or that results inopportunities in the emergingmarkets. industry. investment Taking a long-term view, even if youWhat challenges are investors inthe region currently facing? desire short-term rewards, also helps. This makes an investor less emotional opportunities and less likely to make carelessThe current market volatility may be mistakes. Investors should look beyondviewed by investors as a challenge, short-term volatility to see patterns ofhowever, they should accept it. Any market, political and economicstudy of stock markets around the world behaviour. The changes of obtainingwill show that bear markets have always superior return will be much greater.been temporary. To minimise discomfort or disap-It is clear that markets do have cyclical pointment in the short-term, investmentbehaviour with pessimistic, sceptical, averaging could be undertaken byop t i m i s t i c , e up ho r i c , p an i c a n d purchasing consistently in a measureddepressive phases. It is volatility that and periodic pattern. Investors whoresults in investment opportunities. establish a programme from the very
  2. 2. About the APAC Investments Summit 2013 The Investment Network – marcus evans Summits group This unique forum will take place at The Venetian Macao-Resort-Hotel, Macao, delivers peer-to-peer information China, 10 - 12 April 2013. Offering much more than any conference, exhibition or on strategic matters, professional trade show, this exclusive meeting will bring together esteemed industry thought trends and breakthrough leaders and solution providers to a highly focused and interactive networking event. innovations. The Summit will provide various insights on utilising unconventional asset allocation strategies to maintain returns and will highlight the latest strategies for optimising investment efficiency to effectively navigate the macroeconomic climate. www.apacinvestmentssummit.com Please note that the Summit is a closed business event and the Contact number of participants strictly Sarin Kouyoumdjian-Gurunlian, Press Manager, marcus evans, Summits limited. Division Tel: + 357 22 849 313 Email: press@marcusevanscy.com For more information please send an email to info@marcusevanscy.com All rights reserved. The above content may be republished or reproduced. Kindly inform us by sending an email to press@marcusevanscy.comAbout marcus evans Summitsmarcus evans Summits are high level business forums for the world’s leading decision-makers to meet, learn and discussstrategies and solutions. Held at exclusive locations around the world, these events provide attendees with a unique opportunity toindividually tailor their schedules of keynote presentations, think tanks, seminars and one-to-one business meetings.For more information, please visit: www.marcusevans.comUpcoming EventsElite Summit (Europe) - www.elitesummit.comEmerging Markets Investments Summit (Europe) - www.emisummit.comEuropean Pensions & Investments Summit - www.epi-summit.comInstitutional Investors APAC Summit - www.iiapacsummit.comPrivate Wealth Management Summit (North America) - www.privatewealthsummit.comTo view the web version of this interview, please click here: www.apacinvestmentssummit.com/MarkMobius