The Emerging Edge
Latest insights from our EM Debt team

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  • T. Rowe Price has been investing in emerging markets since 1980
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  • We cover 75 countries across emerging and frontier markets
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October 2021 / FIXED INCOME

Exploiting the life cycle of an EM opportunity

Exploiting the life cycle of an EM opportunity

Exploiting the life cycle of an EM opportunity

A case study: Romania 2011 – 2015

By Peter Botoucharov

Peter Botoucharov Emerging Market Credit Analyst

October 2021 / FIXED INCOME

Serbia and the mystery of the 747s

Serbia and the mystery of the 747s

Serbia and the mystery of the 747s

Adventures in sovereign research

By Samy Muaddi

Samy Muaddi Portfolio Manager

October 2021 / INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

The Inside Story: Two Emerging TMT Ideas

The Inside Story: Two Emerging TMT Ideas

The Inside Story: Two Emerging TMT Ideas

Why we like an African mobile telecom tower operator and Brazil's leading TV programmer....

By Siby Thomas

Siby Thomas Portfolio Manager

November 2021 / INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

The Inside Story: Two EM Consumer Ideas

The Inside Story: Two EM Consumer Ideas

The Inside Story: Two EM Consumer Ideas

A look behind the scenes at key ideas in the Emerging Market Corporate Bond portfolio

By Siby Thomas

Siby Thomas Portfolio Manager

September 2021 / INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

Controlled Deflation of the China Property Debt Balloon

Controlled Deflation of the China Property Debt Balloon

Controlled Deflation of the China Property...

Beijing’s policy actions in the property sector seem to be containing any potential...

By Sheldon Chan & Anna Zhang

By Sheldon Chan & Anna Zhang

September 2021 / INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

Regulatory Actions in China: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain

Regulatory Actions in China: Short-Term Pain, Long-Term Gain

Regulatory Actions in China: Short-Term Pain,...

Beijing’s tightening grip bodes well for China Inc.'s health

By Sheldon Chan, Chris Kushlis & Lee Sun

By Sheldon Chan, Chris Kushlis & Lee Sun

August 2021 / INVESTMENT INSIGHTS

ETFs in EM Local Currency Debt: Do they work?

ETFs in EM Local Currency Debt: Do they work?

ETFs in EM Local Currency Debt: Do they work?

A brief look at the performance of exchange traded funds in EM local currency sovereign...

By Michael Ganske

Michael Ganske Portfolio Specialist

Fund Focus
RELATED FUND
SICAV
Class I USD
ISIN LU0207127753
This is our flagship hard currency emerging markets debt portfolio. It offers broad exposure across emerging markets debt, with a credit-orientated approach that is broadly representative of external sovereign and corporate markets. View More...
Fund Size
(USD)
$241.4m
Avg
Coupon
5.18%
Avg Maturity
12.96yrs
Avg Duration
8.29 yrs
RELATED FUND
SICAV
Class I USD
ISIN LU0310189781
A diversified portfolio of the local-currency denominated bonds of emerging market sovereign issuers. The strategy seeks to provide generally lower levels of credit risk compared to external bonds, with meaningful opportunities in terms of local interest rate cycle and emerging markets currency exposure. View More...
Fund Size
(USD)
$143.9m
Avg
Coupon
6.46%
Avg Maturity
7.76 yrs
Avg Duration
4.49 yrs
RELATED FUND
SICAV
Class I USD
ISIN LU0596126465
A diversified portfolio of typically 100 to 150 securities in mainly corporate bonds from emerging market issuers. We would expect the bulk of value added to come from security selection, with the rest from sector selection. We employ a long-term investment horizon, combined with low portfolio turnover. View More...
Fund Size
(USD)
$248.2m
Avg
Coupon
5.06%
Avg Maturity
8.86 yrs
Avg Duration
5.74 yrs