24th February 2022

The New North/South divide

Understanding the performance between North and South Asian countries is essential when navigating the tricky market environment investors currently find themselves in. The swift and successful way in which countries in the Asia Pacific region dealt with the coronavirus pandemic is well documented. However, though the Asia Pacific region as a whole held up well, the recovery and pace of growth has not been uniform across the region, with North Asian countries outperforming those in the South – creating a North/South divide.