Trade negotiations - and the subsequent signed agreement with the US - coupled with slowing headline growth have kept China firmly in the headlines over the opening month of 2020. Fidelity China Special Situations PLC’s Dale Nicholls reflects on the current...
Since the 2016 EU referendum, the UK equity market has felt like the land that time forgot. Greater clarity over Brexit and UK politics should not only spur an immediate stock market rally but also encourage a longer-lasting reappraisal of UK-listed companies.
Aviva Investors' Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist provides a summary of their outlook for economies and markets
There is a view that central banks do not have the tools to respond effectively to the next economic slowdown, is helicopter money the answer?
The good news for investors over the last year is that absolute returns have been positive, but the bad news is that valuations have been pushed up as fundamentals have moved in the opposite direction. The question now is: how does this divergence get resolved in 2020 given that central banks have delivered?
Conventional wisdom suggests that US recessions usually follow an inverted yield curve. Given that the US yield curve has once again inverted, should we assume that a recession is on its way?
Backdrop – investing in volatile times
PIMCO believes that negative rates policy does not have much further room to run. In this article, we discuss the implications for investors.
What to expect, how to prepare and create opportunities out of the inevitable challenges ahead.
Martin Foden, Head of Credit Research at Royal London Asset Management, explains how ESG and credit analysis must be integrated to achieve superior investment returns.
Looking to the year ahead, Fidelity Asia Fund portfolio manager, Teera Chanpongsang believes investors face a new set of norms given a meaningful shift in the Sino-US dynamics and its impact on global growth. Encouragingly, however, Teera explains that...
In an increasingly complex world, understanding the connections between people and ideas is crucial. AIQ looks at how organisations can put connected thinking into practice.
Janus Henderson explain how they apply a low volatility, absolute return mindset to fixed income investing
Marte Borhaug explores the ethical dilemmas and unintended consequences that can result from trying to do the right thing.
At Carmignac, we strive to find attractive long-term investment opportunities and deliver them to our investors; and we believe that it takes more than just financials to meet this objective. For us, socially responsible investing (SRI) is ingrained in...