Sustainable investing in emerging markets

Should I save into a Lifetime Isa and would my Help-to-Buy Sustainable investing in emerging markets be closed if I do? Workers’ pension deductions triple to 2.

Will you be a tax winner or loser this year? Read this: Why invest in emerging markets? Emerging markets have been shunned in recent years after once being the investment world’s hottest property. But while emerging markets may be seen as risky, they are cheap and have great prospects, argues Carlos Hardenberg of Templeton Emerging Markets Trust. He joins us on the Investing Show to explain where in the world he thinks the best places and companies to invest in can be found. He also reveals how the trust has returned 64 per cent for investors over the past 12 months, compared to an AIC sector average of 47 per cent.

He also explains how he is investing to tackle the new world of US President Donald Trump and avoid the risks some of his policies pose for the emerging world. Meanwhile, in the first part of this week’s show, Simon Lambert, of This is Money, Richard Hunter, of Wilson King, IM and Nick Batsford, of TipTV, discuss the investments than can benefit from rising inflation and whether Wall Street is a buy at its record high. Is it time to invest in small and medium companies? Has Britain’s star stock picker lost his touch?

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