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

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.

Positioning for higher yields
Quick Views Interest rates

Positioning for higher yields

Assessing the risks and opportunities of higher government bond yields.

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.

Carrying the lessons of 2020 into 2021

Carrying the lessons of 2020 into 2021

Head of US Fixed Income Greg Wilensky discusses the lessons learned in fixed income portfolios in 2020, and how they are likely to apply in the year ahead.

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.

Go with the flow

Go with the flow

Can fixed income continue to offer stability through the storm? We think flows will likely determine how the asset class fares in 2021.

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.

Low rates vs. U.S. election: What matters for fixed income?

Low rates vs. U.S. election: What matters for fixed income?

Central bank policy is likely to continue to have the biggest influence over fixed income markets, regardless of who wins the U.S. election.

Managing liquidity within fixed income – your questions answered

Managing liquidity within fixed income – your questions answered

Jim Cielinski, Global Head of Fixed Income, answers some of the common questions we have received about liquidity within fixed income markets and how we have approached trading and portfolio positioning.

Same but different: high yield investing amid the crisis

Same but different: high yield investing amid the crisis

Speaking directly from home, Tom Ross, Credit Portfolio Manager, explains how in an unprecedented crisis they are remaining true to their process within high yield investing but recognise that some things need to be done differently.

Search for stable income continues in 2020
Investment Viewpoints

Search for stable income continues in 2020

Portfolio Manager Seth Meyer discusses the importance of identifying stable sources of income in the year ahead.