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Emerging Markets ETFs Gaining Appeal After Strong 2016 Start

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(New York, NY, May 23, 2016) – After a seven-year bull market at home, U.S. investors are looking overseas again for equity opportunities. Encouraged by a strong first quarter, emerging market (EM) equities saw inflows for the first time in 5 years. Following several years of lackluster returns, investors are wondering whether it’s time to reconsider allocations to the asset class. With nearly 85 percent of the world’s population, emerging markets are too big to ignore…


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