Frontera

Frontera

@fronterahq

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Frontera delivers business news, investment research, and political risk analysis on the world's frontier and emerging markets.

London / Singapore
Joined on August 31, 2013
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Average likes
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146. in country United Kingdom and category Finance

Atlanta Fed Q2 GDP forecast is currently at -53%.

Some economists expect a Q3 and Q4 recovery of 20% each Q. which give us something like this for 2020:

Q1= -3.5%
Q2= -53%
Q3= +20%
Q4= +20%

If accurate US Nominal GDP will be missing $1.2 Trillion by year end... https://t.co/7HQxSaNeid

Atlanta Fed Q2 GDP forecast is currently at -53%. Some economists expect a Q3 and Q4 recovery of 20% each Q. which give us something like this for 2020: Q1= -3.5% Q2= -53% Q3= +20% Q4= +20% If accurate US Nominal GDP will be missing $1.2 Trillion by year end... https://t.co/7HQxSaNeid

The road to fiat currency crisis is being paved by governments raiding their own central banks. Which parody fiat funeral procession is next? https://t.co/KGfFjf48JT

Just to put things into perspective: Bank of #Japan owns almost 80% of all ETFs domiciled in #Japan. (via DB) https://t.co/s7GkvPV37j

Just to put things into perspective: Bank of #Japan owns almost 80% of all ETFs domiciled in #Japan. (via DB) https://t.co/s7GkvPV37j

Quoted @RicardoPodcast

Tried to buy an iPad pro today in Kenya. Price: $1400. For that amount in the US I could have gotten the ipad pro, air pods, keyboard and the iPencil. Living in emerging markets is expensive. Never let an employer convince u otherwise when you're negotiating salary.

Doing business in Sub-Saharan Africa is more expensive than many people expect. https://t.co/nHZKU9Ytn6

The S&P 500 has never declined on a day when jobless claims were a million or more.

A Hong Kong penny stock is up 129% because it said it would make masks.

https://t.co/Imdo2Ley7t by @JeannyYu https://t.co/ckz8tRRzVU

A Hong Kong penny stock is up 129% because it said it would make masks. https://t.co/Imdo2Ley7t by @JeannyYu https://t.co/ckz8tRRzVU

Lebanon's bond holders may have to take a 70% hair cut. That would wipe out banks’ capital, and the cost of re-capitalising would be approx 25% of GDP. As in Egypt in 2016, the IMF is likely to precondition any deal with a devaluation of the Lebanese pound https://t.co/EO45KQlGtD

Security Briefing: Patterns Emerging in Hong Kong Bomb Threats https://t.co/WZLFIUfjVG

Brazil's real slides to new low through 4.34/$, bringing year-to-date losses vs dollar to 7.5%. That makes it the worst-performing EM currency in the world so far this year. https://t.co/4lKXeDWJD1 https://t.co/31HmVn33Wg

Brazil's real slides to new low through 4.34/$, bringing year-to-date losses vs dollar to 7.5%. That makes it the worst-performing EM currency in the world so far this year. https://t.co/4lKXeDWJD1 https://t.co/31HmVn33Wg

#Turkey central bank's net funding to banks dips to 6-year low as lenders rely on internal and market liquidity options. 
NI TBN <GO> https://t.co/fElumxcYom

#Turkey central bank's net funding to banks dips to 6-year low as lenders rely on internal and market liquidity options. NI TBN <GO> https://t.co/fElumxcYom

African online retailer Jumia is now trading at 78% discount to its IPO price per share after going public in April 2019 https://t.co/kbdrljKTzN

ShweProperty, one of Myanmar’s leading property portals, just raised US$3M. ShweProperty is pitted against https://t.co/OMxowltmMp which launched in 2013. https://t.co/E2Y33jH4c2

Oway, Myanmar's largest online travel and ride-hailing company, has to date raised total funds of $24.7 million from investors including the IFC and Northstar Group. It's next financing round will be one of the largest in the country. https://t.co/H1JAN6zZNW

The dollar, the euro, the yen — and now the West African eco https://t.co/bLYXLqMqju

Chinese startup Genghis Khan Airlines had its maiden flight from Hohhot to Ulanhot in North China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with the home-made ARJ21 regional jet on Friday. The carrier is the first airline to fly with the ARJ21. https://t.co/DIUVtMpoTE

French car giant Renault plans to assemble two low-cost vehicles — Logans and Dusters — in Nigeria via a joint venture with the local conglomerate Coscharis beginning in October 2019 in their existing Lagos facility. https://t.co/u23SQbMquF

Foreign investments in Myanmar rose 79% on the year for the six months os 2019, reaching $2.35 billion. Mainland Chinese and Hong Kong money accounts for 84 of the 134 newly approved investments. https://t.co/VsYHlK93re

Uzbekistan’s closed-end fund Oltin is set to become the country's first internationally listed security. On July 23, the fund will be listed on the Specialist Fund Segment of the LSE. Uzbekistan also issued a sovereign eurobond issued earlier this year. https://t.co/yqRtfQyit5

Nigeria’s benchmark index has declined 13% in the five months since Buhari was re-elected. There is mounting investor frustration over a lack of policy progress since elections in February — Buhari has yet to announce his cabinet, https://t.co/6x52QKOhYR

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