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Global Perspectives

Global Dividend Index

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

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.

Corporate Debt Index

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

Decarbonisation in EM Index

Perspectives on decarbonisation challenges facing Asia, with examples from China, India and the Republic of Korea.

Alternative Perspectives

Insight from our alternatives team to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

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Choice growth: potential opportunities from high yield expansion

Choice growth: potential opportunities from high yield expansion

Tom Ross and Seth Meyer, corporate credit portfolio managers, explain why the rise in the size of the high yield bond market is to be welcomed.

Shining a light on ‘hidden’ ESG in European smaller companies

Shining a light on ‘hidden’ ESG in European smaller companies

European smaller companies’ managers Ollie Beckett and Rory Stokes discuss the impact that the rise in ESG has had on the market and why it is important to look beyond ESG ratings.

A “monetarist” perspective on current equity markets – April 2021
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A “monetarist” perspective on current equity markets – April 2021

Markets face monetary headwinds and a near-term industrial slowdown could dent earnings expectations, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Monetary financing fuels red-hot UK money growth
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Monetary financing fuels red-hot UK money growth

UK money growth is pulling ahead of other majors, warranting relative economic optimism but concern about sterling and inflation, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Nintendo: paving the way for positive play

Nintendo: paving the way for positive play

Hamish Chamberlayne and Ama Seery, members of the Global Sustainable Equity Team, discuss how Nintendo is putting its stamp on the video gaming industry.

Global money trends still cooling before US fiscal boost
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Global money trends still cooling before US fiscal boost

Strong March PMIs reflect fast money growth in mid-2020 and industrial momentum is probably peaking, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

ISG Insight – Bond market riot: Rates are rising but is it sustainable?

ISG Insight – Bond market riot: Rates are rising but is it sustainable?

What began as a gradual climb in nominal yields from the summer accelerated in February. Moves of this speed are rare, so we dedicated an ISG meeting to ask why global yield curves have steepened so quickly and what the implications are for fixed income asset allocation.

Will China spoil the global reflation party?
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Will China spoil the global reflation party?

Chinese monetary policy is restrictive and could offset the boost to global growth from new US fiscal stimulus, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Right here, right now: growth opportunities in real estate

Right here, right now: growth opportunities in real estate

Portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl, explain why they believe the REIT ‘reopening rotation’ trade has created an attractive opportunity to buy quality compounders offering sustainable growth, driven by long-term structural tailwinds.

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

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

Seth Meyer and Brent Olson, high yield bond Portfolio Managers, and Nick Schommer, US equity Portfolio Manager, discuss the benefits of collaboration in their equity and bond analysis.

Will US fiscal stimulus drive another jump in money measures?
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Will US fiscal stimulus drive another jump in money measures?

Renewed monetary strength would increase the risk of a near-term inflation rise becoming entrenched, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

How are China’s stock markets developing and evolving?

How are China’s stock markets developing and evolving?

China equities portfolio manager May Ling Wee discusses the buoyant initial public offering (IPO) market and the impact of ‘re-shoring’ and rising cross-border flows on Chinese markets.