In the current climate, it’s understandable that investors might be uncertain about how to approach Europe. But while uncertainty is one of the signature catchwords of our time, there are still many great opportunities in Europe for UK investors, if you...
Industry Voice: Economic policy or economic growth? What matters most for sovereign bond quality and performance? See Eaton Vance's latest report
In this paper, Marshall Stocker, Ph.D, CFA, explores the key drivers of sovereign bond ratings, spread performance and frequency of defaults, paying particular attention to the determinant role that economic policy plays.
The Chinese consumer has traditionally been viewed as an aspirational buyer of western luxury brands. But as China’s middle class matures it is also becoming more discerning, which increasingly favours local brands who know the local market and match...
Flexibility means having the freedom to invest strategically across fixed-income markets. In this paper, we look at how flexible strategies generate returns by allocating capital and risk across the credit spectrum.
A flexible, all-weather approach to credit investing has risen in popularity during the past decade. We look at how flexibility has helped credit investors capture income in a low-yield world and manage duration risk.
Pictet Asset Management explains how working with robots is the future of industry.
The global economy is about to enter a period of vulnerability and low growth, a ‘window of weakness’, will it end in recession or recovery?
Industry Voice: New country research head explains how role will enhance Eaton Vance's edge in EM debt
This Q&A focuses on the recent appointment of Dr. Marshall Stocker as Director of Country Research within the Global Income team and what this means for the firm’s EM debt clients
Creating better incentives for technology, pharma and infrastructure
BMO Global Asset Management
Two decades after inception, the eurozone countries’ arranged marriage-type of union looks shaky at best, and now it is even more challenged by ongoing, global disruptive forces.
Asia has typically been viewed as an investment destination for those seeking capital growth with relatively high levels of volatility. However, against a global backdrop of growing demand for income-related investments, the dividend story developing...
Gold soars as investors search for relative safety
While the direct impact of Japan's new Reiwa imperial era on markets and the economy will be minimal, the psychological significance is important.
Amid an accelerated pace of disruption that has transformed industries, understanding the economic and market impacts is imperative.
Changes were made earlier this year to Prudential's multi-asset range. Paul Fidell, Head of Business Development, Investments at Prudential, explains why the changes have been made and how the team are approaching asset allocation within the multi- asset...
3 minutes with Mark Denham, Head of European Equities at Carmignac