International Investing

Politics could matter to emerging-market investors this year

Mar 1, 2018

Emerging market funds may be due for more volatility this year with several high-profile elections looming on the calendar.

China stumbling on path to Olympic glory at 2022 home games

Feb 24, 2018

China is investing money and foreign know-how to win Olympic medals on home soil at the Winter Games in 2022, following a blueprint that worked spectacularly when Beijing hosted the Summer Games in 2008

Investors back Greek bond issue as bailout end approaches

Feb 8, 2018

Investors have bought strongly into a bond issue designed to help wean Greece off its international rescue loan program, in what officials see as an endorsement of efforts to right the country's battered economy

Why are investors so jittery? Stocks look expensive

Feb 7, 2018

The economy is expanding, companies are handing out bonuses, borrowing rates are low, and corporate earnings, a key ingredient of a healthy stock market, are rising

Businessman in ski resort fraud case agrees to pay $81M

Feb 3, 2018

Securities and Exchange Commission says Miami businessman accused of fraud involving foreign investors' money in Vermont ski area has agreed to pay back $81 million

The Latest: Vermont governor thankful for help in fraud case

Feb 3, 2018

Vermont Gov. Phil Scott expresses appreciation for US Securities & Exchange Commission's work investigating Miami businessman and ski resort owner who has agreed to pay back $81 million he was accused of using illegally

Broad global economic growth powers international fund flows

Feb 1, 2018

Broad global economic growth powers international fund flows

Health care, tech and trade hopes lead another stock surge

Jan 26, 2018

Technology and health care companies help stocks to their biggest gain since March, and investors are pleased President Donald Trump appeared to take a more positive tone on international trade

Q&A: Why Mnuchin's remarks about US dollar sparked concerns

Jan 25, 2018

Q&A on Trump administration comments on value of the US dollar

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials

Jan 10, 2018

Editorial Roundup: Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the U.S. and abroad