Best of the Web
Bookmark this page! Spend more time thinking critically - rather than organizing bookmarks. We've done that for you here with our selection of sites, shortcuts + social media that we find useful for info/perspectives on Emerging Markets FX, Bonds + Economics. It's by no means exhaustive (yet), but we'll get there as we update this site constantly (it's a very wide web...).
OUR DAILY NEWS SOURCES
Bloomberg News. The most visible news source. You hate your dependence on it. Shortcuts:
Reuters. Great coverage, especially daily "Factors to Watch". Shortcuts:
Wall Street Journal. Shortcuts:
Financial Times. Shortcuts:
NY Times. Shortcuts:
Watchinga. News aggregator (run by robots). Search: "emerging market bonds"
Twitter. A whole lot of junk out there, so here are some shortcuts to help you find the gems:
Citywire. For fund manager views.
Ashmore. Views from EMFI-dedicated fund.
Handelsbanken. Free sell-side research from a Scandi perspective.
PART OF OUR SUNDAY READING
The Economist. Shortcuts:
Project Syndicate. "The world's smartest opinion page". Shortcuts:
Advisor Perspectives.Newsletters and Commentaries Focused on Investment Strategy
IF THERE'S TIME LEFT ON SUNDAY...
Global Post. America's world news site
Mobius Blog. Spokesman for Templeton.
CFR Blog: Macro and Markets. By Council on Foreign Relations
Chris Wright at Forbes writes about "banking and finance in Asia, the Middle East and Africa"
Emerging Market Strategies. By columnist William Gamble.
EMTA. Trade Association for Emerging Markets known for job listings and events held globally.
FOR AD HOC INFO...AS NEEDED
Asian Development Bank
ChinaBond by the China Central Depository and Clearing Co. (CCDC):
CNBC Money Control
The Economic Times
Bank Indonesia (BI)
Debt Management Office (DMO)
Financial Supervisory Service (FSS)
Press releases: Publishes monthly foreign net stock/bond purchases on the 7th of the month
Yonhap News Agency: Subscription-ony for full articles (but you can get around this by accessing articles posted on Twitter and opened via mobile)
Twitter. FYI, links to articles are viewable on mobile (but not from PC)
Subscription-free articles via Global Post
The Edge. Section: Business News
Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (MIER). Local economic thinktank
Department of Finance (DoF)
Bank of Thailand (BoT)
Explanation of THB fix (floating rate used for THB IRS)
FIXED INCOME MARKETS
Weekly Debt Highlights: Published every Monday
CBonds. Subscription-only site, mostly for Russia/EMEA bonds.
Bank for International Settlements
Joint External Debt Hub (JEDH). Developed by BIS, WB, IMF, OECD, it brings together external debt data and selected foreign assets from international creditor/market and national debtor sources.
INVESTMENT INDUSTRY NEWS
IFR Asia (International Financing Review)
Capital City: IFR's daily digest of views & news for capital markets professionals
FTSE Global Markets