Global Perspectives

Equity Perspectives

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

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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

ESG: Forks in the road

ESG: Forks in the road

2022 will be pivotal for ESG investing but there are key questions the industry needs to navigate to deliver hoped-for outcomes.

Sustainable equities: maintain focus on long term secular growth

Sustainable equities: maintain focus on long term secular growth

Don’t be wrong-footed amid increased market volatility in 2022, says Hamish Chamberlayne.

Looking to sustainability for opportunity

Looking to sustainability for opportunity

Why taking an active approach to sustainable investment could help balance opportunities against the risks in corporate bonds.

ESG and Women – product design matters

ESG and Women – product design matters

Businesses often fall short of the requirements that make a gender-neutral product genuinely inclusive for women. So, how can companies incorporate truly inclusive design?

Natural resources: paving the way towards net zero

Natural resources: paving the way towards net zero

Natural resources play a key role in combatting climate change, with exciting opportunities for investors.

‘Renewable, electric, digital’: the Fourth Industrial Revolution

‘Renewable, electric, digital’: the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Sustainable Equities, Hamish Chamberlayne explores the changes ahead as we enter a decade of transformation and explains the importance of digitalisation, electrification and decarbonisation.

The ABC’s of ESG

The ABC’s of ESG

ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investing has become a central theme across the investment community. Paul LaCoursiere, Head of ESG Investments, introduces the three main categories of ESG investment strategies and explores some of the considerations to be aware of.

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.

Emerging market equities: China’s “smart” opportunity

Emerging market equities: China’s “smart” opportunity

Emerging markets Portfolio Manager Daniel Graña and Assistant Portfolio Manager Matt Culley explain why China is well positioned to lead in electric vehicle manufacturing.

Technology: solutions for a sustainable future in transport

Technology: solutions for a sustainable future in transport

Technology portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode highlight how technology companies are providing solutions for a future of sustainable transport.

Why should investors care about ESG?

Why should investors care about ESG?

Paul LaCoursiere, new Head of ESG Investments, examines three key reasons why investors should care about ESG and the main challenge faced by the investment industry.

Analysing ESG factors for risk and opportunity

Analysing ESG factors for risk and opportunity

Brian Demain and Cody Wheaton explain that environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors have become a significant risk/opportunity consideration for both companies and investors.