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Passport to Profits: A Guide to Global Investing by Mark Mobius

In BOOK Review, DEEP Investing on February 21, 2010 at 10:56 PM

“Sir John Templeton was the first American investment manager to pursue investments in foreign markets.  He chose Mobius as his general to lead the Templeton Emerging Markets Fund, which invested heavily in dozens of emerging and frontier markets years before most other funds got a clue.

My fave quote:
“All markets, being based more in mass psychology than objective reality, have a tendency to overshoot and undershoot economic growth rates. Judging the influence of irrational emotion is, by the way, the way we make most of our money.”

Mobius, by the way, was the keynote speaker for the Asia Pacific Investment Conference 2009 at the Renaissance Hotel in Makati City, Philippines.

Mobius on Emerging Markets

In EMERGING Markets, INTELLIGENT Investor, Investment GIANTS on January 1, 2010 at 9:31 PM

Mark Mobius, of Franklin Templeton, keynote speaker at the 9th Asia-Pacific Investment C0nference, October 2009 in Manila.

The Post American World

In DEEP Investing, EMERGING Markets, INTELLIGENT Investor on December 12, 2009 at 10:07 AM

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Sir John Templeton and Peter Lynch

In Investment GIANTS on October 20, 2009 at 10:19 PM


Back when mutual fund management was still an honorable gig.  Sir John Templeton was the first mutual fund manager to begin actively investing in Emerging Markets (Mark Mobius is his right hand man in this regard).  Peter Lynch of Fidelity Magellan was the top performing mutual fund manager of the 20th century. Read the rest of this entry »

An interview with Sir John Templeton

In Investment GIANTS on October 20, 2009 at 5:40 PM

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The pioneer of global investing and founder of the first Emerging Markets investment fund.

MSCI Emerging Markets Index through September 5, 2009

In EMERGING Markets on September 5, 2009 at 5:14 PM
Morgan Stanley Capital International Emerging Markets Index through September 1, 2009.

Morgan Stanley Capital International Emerging Markets Index through September 1, 2009.