The trillion-dollar “Belt and Road Initiative” announced by the People’s Republic of China in 2013 envisioned railroads and highways linking the PRC with northwestern Europe and Scandinavia. Few noticed that the “Road” referred to a maritime road connecting ports from Shanghai to Rotterdam. Nor was it clear in 2013 that China would be investing in, or purchasing outright, European cargo terminals. Greece Is A Test Case Chinese companies now hold ownership stakes in 13 European ports. Three Chinese companies, COSCO Shipping Ports, China … [Read more...] about Chinese Investment In European Ports
According to reports from ASB the flows associated with global investing have become more prevalent than local investing. For nearly a decade now ASX has lagged global entrepreneurs causing the increase in flows in global investments. Before making a global investment one needs to weigh the risks, benefits and value of it, therefore, is it worth the risk? Setting up the time to consider the risks and instill the necessary measures is crucial to making returns on any investment. Definition Global investing can be termed as a strategy for … [Read more...] about Global Investing: Is It Worth The Risk?
The United States represents about 25% of the world’s economy. This means that 75% of business is conducted outside of the US by non-American companies. Investors who participate only in American stock exchanges are limiting themselves as they will be missing the opportunity to profit from foreign companies. With the fast-growing economies in India, Eastern Europe, Africa and South American, there are many foreign investments that may create a lot of wealth for early investors. However, investments in foreign countries can also present a lot of … [Read more...] about Global Investing’s 3 Biggest Risks and How to Avoid Them
If you are an investor and want to get the most from your time and effort, it's vital you follow a proven process. Many investors opt only to invest in a limited number of options. … [Read more...] about Why Global Diversification is Necessary for Investors in Today’s Market
If you are an investor and would like to expand your portfolio, you might not know where you should turn for the best possible results. The Asian market is growing and could make the perfect investment opportunity. Existing Market Expansions The shipping container industry is a very good place to start to see the growth potential of all areas of investment in Asia have to offer. Expansion within some of the region's older, more established businesses can be a key element to look for when you are searching for smart investment opportunities … [Read more...] about Asia’s Investment Landscape is Maturing Fast