Emerging Market is a term to describe a developing country which is on the edge of becoming a developed country. Emerging Markets provide strong growth possibilities and are therefore interesting for investors and companies all over the world. The Emerging Markets are the markets of the future. Please find the countries which we define as Emerging Markets in the map below.
The biggest 7 EM will presumably have a higher GDP than the current G7 by the year 2020.
China will be the biggest national economy by the year 2020, superseding the USA.
EM like Russia, China or South Africa are the richest countries in commodities. They profit from a gaining commodity-demand.
About 3 billion people are living in the BRICS-states, which is about 42% of the world population.
The 10 fastest growing cities are all located within the EM.