March 24, 2014
Latin American equity funds gained 3.92% in the week to March 20, bouncing back from losses of 3.81% the week before, according to Lipper. The performance of Latin American equity funds also beat peers, as emerging market portfolios gained 0.72% after losing 3.16% the week before. Equity funds in Latin America were still trailing emerging markets peers overall in 2014, however. Year-to-date, Latin American equity funds were down 6.85% compared to emerging markets equity funds, which were down 4.
Fund performance: Latin American equity and debt fund returns pick up