Briefing: Now is not the time to give up on emerging markets

Wim-Hein Pals

“Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in!” This classic Al Pacino line has applied to many emerging market investors in recent years. Like Michael Corleone, drawn by the potential offered by bold business opportunities, they have accepted to take higher levels of risks in a quest to obtain better results. However, similarly to the family at the heart of The Godfather saga, the outcome of such bets has often caused a lot of pain.

This content is only available to IPE Members

Already an IPE Member? Sign in here

Unlock your IPE Membership Package

For unlimited access to IPE’s industry-leading market intelligence, comprising news, data and long-form content on European pensions and institutional investment.

What type of organisation do you work for?

Join now

  • Secure online payment
  • Free European delivery
  • Best value for price

IPE editorial provides coverage of foreign pension funds’ experiences from which we can take ideas; we can also use it to share ideas regarding new and pioneering projects.

Ivonne Forno , CEO of Laborfonds