Has Swire bet on the wrong horse?

His new company with his mate Lord Barker (friend of Russian oligarchs) was formed to take advantage of “emerging energy markets”:

https://eastdevonwatch.org/2018/05/30/swire-and-his-investment-in-emerging-economies/

https://eastdevonwatch.org/2018/06/15/swires-mate-and-co-director-shames-himself/

Today, we read (following Trump’s trade tantrums):

“Emerging Market stocks hit an 8-month low, down 7% YTD and 16% from their January high.”

Only 7% – poor Swire.