NN Investment Partners' Factor Investing team Willem van Dommelen and Stan Verhoeven discuss the benefits of a multi factor investment approach
Today many investors have recognised that a sizable allocation to alternatives can give a much needed boost to portfolios.
Partner Insight: Cobots', or collaborative robots, are cheaper than employing somebody to do relatively menial tasks, write Alex Illingworth and Rosanna Burcheri, managers of the Artemis Global Select Fund
Partner Insight: Artemis' Alex Illingworth and Rosanna Burcheri discuss their "incredibly fussy" selection approach and the risk of recession in 2019
Partner Insight: How Simon Edelsten, manager of the Artemis Global Select Fund, aims to grow real wealth by investing in high-quality stocks worldwide: companies with strong positions in their markets, excellent balance sheets and sustainable pricing...
Partner Insight: In this environment, a well-resourced credit research team is essential and having traders to keep check on markets is very helpful too, according to Fidelity fixed income managers Sajiv Vaid, Peter Khan and Kris Atkinson
Fidelity's Vaid & Khan: 'Why we don't have to answer to 'deal or no deal' when it comes to Brexit on our Extra Income Fund'
Partner Insight: As the Fidelity Extra Income Fund celebrates its 20-year anniversary this year, managers Sajiv Vaid and Peter Khan explore how they are positioning the portfolio for challenging market conditions
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Partner Insight: Sajiv Vaid and Kris Atkinson, managers of the £3.4bn Fidelity MoneyBuilder Income Fund, explain why they are taking a defensive approach to investing across the maturity spectrum
Besides Brexit, David Cumming, Aviva's chief investment officer for equities, identifies two other major macroeconomic influencers that might impact the UK
Aviva Investors' chief investment officer for equities, David Cumming, discusses how his team have integrated ESG factors into their decision-making process
David Cumming, Aviva Investors' chief investment officer for equities, remains positive about UK stocks despite a pummelling in 2018
Partner Insight: Vala Capital's Jasper Smith and Paddy Willis have brought together a unique set of entrepreneurial experiences in order to provide new businesses - and investors - with the support they require to succeed
Partner Insight: Small caps in Asia have often been deemed as being under-researched and illiquid in nature, yet the opportunities this sector brings about in terms of dividends is one that should not be ignored, according to Matthews Asia's Yu Zhang....
Partner Insight: In this quarter's edition of Bond Compass, State Street Global Advisor's SPDR analyse three key themes that could assist investors in navigating uncertain fixed income waters
Partner Insight: Matthews Asia's Yu Zhang explains how he identifies companies with a strong business model and 'tilts' his portfolio in order to overcome negative macro headwinds
Partner Insight: Data shows a surprisingly upbeat set of readings when it came to fixed income assets in 2019
Partner Insight: Dividend growth stocks and high yielding companies in Asia can deliver attractive total returns for investors, but Matthews Asia Portfolio Manager Yu Zhang explains why investors must be aware of the region's earnings cycle in order to...
Partner Insight: Asia dividend growth has almost doubled in five years, offering uncorrelated sources of income when compared to Western figures. Yet many investors remain wary of the sector. Matthews Asia Portfolio Manager Yu Zhang provides his view...
Partner Insight: Abhishek Kumar, Sector Head, Emerging Markets, Fixed Income Beta Team at State Street Global Advisors, discusses the outlook for emerging markets in 2019 and the challenges for active managers in the sector - where just 3% of them outperformed...
Partner Insight: The weaker turn in the global environment along with lower oil prices proved to be supportive for safe fixed income investments last year, but with Brexit looming and causing more economic uncertainty, what is the outlook for the asset...
Partner Insight: Japanese corporate profits have risen to record levels in recent years. Jupiter's Dan Carter, Fund Manager, examines how Japanese companies are reacting to the situation, and what the implications are for Japanese equity investors.