Pesticides and fertilizers hazardous for humans? We live in a world in which man-made chemicals have become a part of […]
Developing policies to address questions that arise in the face of population ageing is a huge challenge for governments because there is no precedent.
Multi-asset funds are seeing more and more interest from a wide variety of investor types, including individuals, private banks and […]
The ECB’s bond purchases could lead to a scarity of government bonds. Sovereign issuance in the eurozone was strong early this year but it will shrink.
Recent regulations have led toward higher credit differentiation between LGFVs. Still, clearer solutions are needed to provide clarity for investors.
If investors now view Bunds as more fairly priced, what could prompt a return of the euro parity trade in currency markets?
With the ‘big five’ European football leagues cumulating a revenue of almost EUR 10 billion, investors are putting more importance on socially responsible matters.
With longevity rising in OECD countries, funding for one’s retirement period is proving to be increasingly difficult by requiring more individual saivngs.
Recent events have seen a sharp reversal of market trends, with the PBOC cutting benchmark interest rates and the ECB’s tightening of financial conditions.
We believe the relative attractive valuation for Asian equities provides downside support and positions Asia in a “sweet spot”. External factors also play a role.
Portfolio rebalancing is occurring slowly. This shows that the effects of QE are happening gradually, and not that QE is having a less desired impact.
Assets managed by official institutions have risen significantly in recent years making them a powerful force in financial markets. A […]
We are more than a quarter of the way into the year which has promised much in the way of […]
There is a clear consensus on mankind’s activities being the main source of climate change. Yet the energy industry – […]
Weaker-than-expected US data in Q1 and broadly lower sovereign yields has fixated fixed income investors on how the FOMC will react to the recent data.
Spring is here. Equity markets are soaring, the euro is falling. It would appear that the European Central Bank (ECB) […]
Investors who have been inclined to dismiss listed real estate as an attractive asset class since the financial crisis should […]
When it comes to renewable energy, many investors are being put off by three myths that could lead them to […]