Global Perspectives

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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

‘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.

Consumer revenge – the next stage of the recovery in Europe

Consumer revenge – the next stage of the recovery in Europe

Is pent-up consumer demand the key to unlocking value in Europe? In this article, John Bennett, Director of European Equities, considers some of the meaningful trends he believes could drive positive momentum in the region.

Why have copper prices reached all-time highs?

Why have copper prices reached all-time highs?

Copper prices have recently been hitting record highs. Portfolio manager Tal Lomnitzer explains why and discusses the implications.

Peak sentiment, peak growth, peak policy

Peak sentiment, peak growth, peak policy

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi Asset Team, considers the prospects for markets as the global recovery gathers momentum and economies begin to reopen.

Secular tech themes still intact

Secular tech themes still intact

Powerful secular themes are still the main driver to long-term tech earnings growth.

Inflation and property equities – time to get ‘real’

Inflation and property equities – time to get ‘real’

Property equities portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl discuss the impact of rising expectations for inflation and interest rates on listed real estate.

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.

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.

Rising bond yields — a validation of recovery or a challenge?

Rising bond yields — a validation of recovery or a challenge?

The world is set for a strong cyclical recovery. Andrew Mulliner, Head of Global Aggregate Strategies, shares his thoughts on the divergence in economic fortunes that are beginning to appear and the likely impact on investment opportunities.

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.