Garmont NFS Tactical Boot T8 poeena5140-New Shoes

Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Equity team walks through events moving emerging markets in April and discusses the three things the team is thinking about today. The team believes the current market environment provides an attractive entry point for investors, particularly in the small-cap stock space.

Tin Haul shoes Men's Bob Wire Western Boot
Air Jordan 13 Retro Men's Basketball shoes Black University Red 414571 035 (8.5)

Hugo Boss BOSS Green Men's Enlight Suede High Top Sneaker

Renewable energy production in Latin America has grown dramatically over the last decade. The use of green technology like wind turbines and solar arrays continues to expand, as countries like Brazil seek to improve energy security and lower carbon emissions. Given this energy revolution, the opportunity for investment in renewable energy infrastructure in Latin America is robust, according to Paulo de Meira Lins and Valentina Cumo of Darby Brazil.

Are EM Small-Cap Stocks Due for a Rebound?
Gordon Rush Men's Winston Oxford

Danner Men's USMC Rat 8'' Hot Steel Toe Boot

“The EM small-cap space remains attractive to us, partly because many of the headwinds in 2018 have already been priced into valuations or are likely to abate this year.” - Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity team

Nike Mens Air Jordan 12 Retro Basketball shoes (10)
SWIMS Men's Motion Knit Cap Toe
Women's TPS 520 GV EVO Boots - 9.5 REG - CHESTNUT

Wolverine Original 1000 Mile Boot Men's (10 M US, Black)

Emerging markets offer a broad opportunity set for investors. However, many investors focus on the high-profile stories in Asia and Latin America, overlooking potential opportunities in other regions, as Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s David Haglund explains. He notes how Africa is often an overlooked part of the emerging-market story, and why recent investments from China reflect the growth potential for countries such as Kenya and Nigeria in particular.

Nike Men's Soccer Mercurial Vapor 12 Elite Neymar Firm Ground
FRYE Men's Jump Combat Boot
U.S.POLO ASSN. Women's purple Trainers

Regatta Men's Samaris Ii Low Rise Hiking Boots

After a challenging 2018, investors embraced emerging markets again in the first quarter of 2019 amid supportive fundamentals, including a more dovish US Federal Reserve. Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Equity team outlines what drove market moves during the quarter and month of March, and why Asia remains an area of interest in particular.

Pepe Jeans Men's Aberman 2.1 Low-Top Sneakers China’s Re-Balancing Act
Dunlop Acifort A442231ESD Heavy Duty Full Safety ESD Yellow Wellingtons

Holy Land Market Unisex Leather Biblical Sandals (Jesus - Yashua) Yousef Style

In the face of slowing growth, the Chinese authorities appear ready to act. Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Sukumar Rajah and Jason Zhu explain how measures announced at the 13th National People’s Congress are designed to shore up China’s growth prospects.

- STTXTM Beach Slippers New Casual Men Soft Sandals Comfortable Men Summer Leather Sandals Men Roman Summer Outdoor Beach Sandals Big Size 38-48 Black Why We Think Pre-Election Concerns Belie India’s Long-Term Promise
orange (Mandar Negbás Rojsol 000) adidas Men's Nemeziz 18.2 Fg Football Boots

bluee LOVDRAM Men'S Leather shoes Big Size 38-48 Mens shoes Casual Fashion Nightclub Bars Party Superstar shoes Slip-On bluee Sequin Wedding Mens Loafer

As India gears up for a general election in the spring, an increase in populist rhetoric among the country’s political parties may spook some investors. Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Sukumar Rajah is more relaxed. He believes this jockeying for position is part and parcel of Indian politics and feels that the country’s solid fundamentals continue to present a positive story for investors.

Wheat Warrior Mens Nubuck Hiker Boots Emerging Markets Record Mixed Performances in February
Dm New Balance Men's 247v1 Trainers

Black (Core Black Silver Metallic Solar Red 0) adidas Men’s Vs Pace Gymnastics shoes

Emerging market equities saw mixed performances in February, with stocks in Asia faring better than stocks in Latin America and emerging Europe, which underperformed. Franklin Templeton’s Emerging Markets Equity team outlines what drove market moves during the month and where they see opportunities today. They see reasons to be optimistic about Brazil in particular.

Shifting Climate, Shifting Opportunities
(Black Black 51052) ECCO Men's Collin 2.0 Low-Top Sneakers
bluee (Navy Leather Mesh Trim Nvy) Skechers Men's Flex Advantage 3.0 Trainers

Skin Cognac Geox Men's U Box a Low-Top Sneakers

Climate change—like any type of disruption—has disparate impacts on people, places and things. It can also have disparate impacts on corporations and investments. Krzysztof Musialik, senior vice president, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, explores how climate change has impacted the global economy, and has created new potential investment opportunities in the realm of the emerging market landscape.

Adidas Copa 19+ FG Cleat - Men's Soccer
- Men's shoes Vintage England Leather Fringe Loafers Wedding shoes
BLACK TD S9S21 Personality Society Beach Non-slip Men Sandals (color BLACK, Size EU39 UK6 CN39)

Black Fila Men Sneakers Formation

Emerging market equities were off to a strong start overall in 2019, rebounding from a 2018 downturn. Manraj Sekhon, CIO of Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, senior managing director and director of portfolio management, outline what drove market moves in January and why they and the team think confidence in emerging markets should continue to improve.

Red Wing Heritage Men's Classic Oxford
bluee ((Suede Canvas) Stormy Weather White U0y) Vans Men's Ward Hi Suede Canvas Top Trainers

Green U.S.POLO ASSN. Men's Talbot3 Gymnastics shoes

Salah Shamma, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity’s Head of Investment, MENA, sees an upcoming wave of liquidity that could create a splash for stocks in the MENA region in 2019. He explains what’s behind this potential liquidity wave—and why Saudi Arabia in particular is capturing investors’ attention.

Three Reasons to Embrace Emerging Market Corporate Credit
Grey (Grey) New Balance Men's's 574 Trainers

Oceano Dude Men's Fashion Sandals

“Emerging market corporate debt is a large and well-diversified asset class of higher quality than many people realize. Valuations have improved and we think there are attractive yields on offer in what we consider a misunderstood part of the fixed income world.” - Robert Nelson, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Group