For years, investors shunned emerging markets stock funds, which have historically been regarded as some of the riskiest investments around. Over the past decade, emerging markets stock funds have attracted just $4 billion a year on average, while domestic stock funds have pulled in more than $108 billion annually
But all that has changed in the past two years. Emerging markets stock funds have posted eye-popping gains of around 32% a year since 2005 and attracted investor interest, drawing in around $14 billion of new money annually. Last year, they took in more new money than domestic stock portfolios did.
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