November 30, 2009

India and Its ETFs

When investors want to diversify and gain international exposure, many turn to Asia and in particular, China. However, neighboring India may be just as attractive.  Some key items working in India’s favor include an expected growth rate of 6% for 2009 – driven primarily by public spending, an increase in auto and infrastructure demand, an increase in industrial production and strong equity markets.  In addition, business confidence is rising and the country’s financial markets, in terms of IPOs and debt origination, are coming back to life. Another factor that makes India attractive is the importance that President Obama is placing on building a long- lasting relationship between