Investors today prefer to build their portfolio by diversifying their risks. There are several opportunities for investing in stocks of other countries these days.
Gone are the days when it was unthinkable to invest in stocks of foreign companies sitting in your home country.
*The exchange-traded funds also offer a convenient way to investors to buy foreign shares. Some ETFs can be country-specific and some are focused on the good stocks of several countries.
- This is a British-Swedish biopharma company that has been very popular since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Company develops and sells commercial prescription medicines and vaccines.
- Foreign markets can also be less or more regulated creating a problem for the investor. The prices can be influenced by currency movements.