Global Perspectives

Corporate Debt Index

The Corporate Debt Index is a study into trends in company indebtedness around the world.

Equity Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our equity teams to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

Fixed Income Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our fixed income teams to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

Sovereign Debt Index

The Sovereign Debt Index is a long-term study into trends in government indebtedness around the world, the investment opportunities this provides and the risks it presents.

Global Dividend Index

The first of its kind, quarterly, long-term study into global dividend trends.

Latest Insights

Opportunities and risks in a multi-speed recovery

Opportunities and risks in a multi-speed recovery

Global Bonds Portfolio Managers Dan Siluk and Jason England explain how an asynchronous global recovery should lead to dislocations and opportunities in fixed income markets.

Credit market’s brave new world

Credit market’s brave new world

Can corporate bond markets sustain their improved trajectory as support measures are lifted?

Dystopia 2.0? Assessing the post-COVID landscape

Dystopia 2.0? Assessing the post-COVID landscape

COVID-19 propelled the pace of structural change around the globe. What will the world look like going forward?

Don’t fight the wave of rising rates, surf it

Don’t fight the wave of rising rates, surf it

Greg Wilensky discusses the outlook for U.S. interest rates and the tools and investments available to navigate their rise.

Harvesting higher yields in today’s bond markets

Harvesting higher yields in today’s bond markets

John Kerschner and Seth Meyer discuss the opportunities available in bond markets, despite rising interest rates.

ESG in credit investing: themes, considerations and implementation

ESG in credit investing: themes, considerations and implementation

Adrienn Sarandi, Director of Fixed Income ESG, answers some of the frequently asked questions around ESG investing, including whether COVID-19 has altered its evolution.

Finding value in each other: active collaboration in stock and bond analysis

Finding value in each other: active collaboration in stock and bond analysis

Assessing the benefits of active collaboration in stock and bond analysis.

Exploiting the two-way traffic in high yield

Exploiting the two-way traffic in high yield

Tom Ross, corporate credit portfolio manager, takes a drive in the auto sector to demonstrate how both upgrades and downgrades can be a source of returns.

Reaching for normal: the outlook for 2021

Reaching for normal: the outlook for 2021

Portfolio Manager Seth Meyer discusses how a return to normal in 2021 should be supportive for credit markets.

High yield bonds: the grind tighter in 2021

High yield bonds: the grind tighter in 2021

Tom Ross, corporate credit portfolio manager, discusses the high yield bond outlook where an improving economy should help tighten credit spreads but may spark concerns about monetary tightening.

A mostly benign outlook for U.S. inflation

A mostly benign outlook for U.S. inflation

Assessing the risks of inflation against a backdrop of economic recovery and fiscal and monetary stimulus.

Conditions in the high yield market

Conditions in the high yield market

Tom Ross, corporate credit manager, discusses conditions in the high yield market, including the default outlook, the importance of monetary and fiscal stimulus and whether high yield can tolerate inflation.