Emerging & Frontier Market Commentary

  • While I DO occasionally post on the emerging markets, my primary focus in this area is actually on the commodities produced
  • Anyone interested in investing in commodities MUST also stay abreast of what’s happening in the emerging markets
  • Why? Because, and unfortunately, the emerging markets are mostly that way because developed nations have plundered them of their natural resources for centuries, and given little to nothing back to the economies working to produce these commodities.
  • And, of course, there is China…

Emerging & Frontier Market Posts

Big Blue – Meet Stellar Lumens: Blockchain Payments For Emerging Markets

lu-men: “The unit of luminous flux, equal to the amount … Read more

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NEO: the “Future of Intelligent Economic Infrastructure”

On August 5th, NEO has a market cap at USD … Read more

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The Big List of Things You Should Know About OIL

#OIL. How long has oil been used? When were the … Read more

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A Giant-Sized History of Corn

Here continues an epic saga on grains! In case you … Read more

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A Giant-Sized History of Soybeans (Vol.7) – From 1971 to Present

The history of world soybean production and trade can be … Read more

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A Giant-Sized History of Soybeans (Vol.2) – From Ancient Times to 1907

The history of world soybean production and trade can be … Read more

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26 Seriously Interesting Facts About China

In an attempt at crossing geopolitical boundaries and improving global … Read more

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71 Things You Might Not Know About China’s History

The Chinese love to share their culture with others interested … Read more

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There’s More To China Than Bruce Lee And Politics

It’s impossible to ignore China when talking about pretty much … Read more

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65 Things You Might Not Know About Africa

“The conversation about Africa is shifting from one of “deficits” … Read more

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