Think Asia is just an economic competitor? Think again. Asia’s remarkable growth and burgeoning middle class have been an engine for the global economy. Asia represents customers, clients, vendors, manufacturers and trading partners – and presents opportunities for investing.
Whatever path you’re on, we believe the journey should involve seeking continuous improvement. Maybe that explains our desire for dividend growth. To us, the key to dividend growth is investing in a select list of companies that meet our high standards for excellence; companies that have demonstrated a high level of consistent wealth generation.
In emerging countries, mass industrialization and a growing middle class are putting extraordinary pressure on energy demand – just as fossil fuels are getting harder and more expensive to extract. The time is ripe for traditional as well as greener energy technologies to match the pace of human progress.
Change has always been with us, but the pace of change has accelerated dramatically. Businesses that succeed generally innovate rapidly to stay ahead of change. They don’t apply just best practices – they apply next practices. Here’s your chance to reap potential rewards from the global business revolution.