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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.

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Upwardly mobile: credit’s quest for glory

Upwardly mobile: credit’s quest for glory

Fixed income portfolio managers Tom Ross and Tim Winstone explore how a drive to improve among corporate borrowers can have winning results for both companies and investors.

ISG Insight: Markets versus policymakers – who’s in charge?

ISG Insight: Markets versus policymakers – who’s in charge?

Markets have brought forward tightening expectations, but central banks are sticking to the ‘transitory inflation’ line – for now. Our latest ISG Insight considers who has the better handle on the economic outlook?

Versatility key in navigating new recovery challenges

Versatility key in navigating new recovery challenges

Investor versatility will be key as the economic recovery faces a fresh set of challenges.

Introducing the REITs 3.0 flywheel

Introducing the REITs 3.0 flywheel

Global Property Equities portfolio manager Greg Kuhl discusses the concept of the REITs 3.0 flywheel and how its virtuous cycle of sustainable growth can generate value for investors.

COP26: the global natural resources perspective

COP26: the global natural resources perspective

Daniel Sullivan, Head of Global Natural Resources, discusses what COP26 means for natural resources investors and the opportunities arising from a climate-conscious world.

Global dividend payouts reach Record Q3 high

Global dividend payouts reach Record Q3 high

Dividends jumped by a record 22% to reach $403.5 billion – an all-time high for the third quarter.

COP26: reflections, responsibility and legacy

COP26: reflections, responsibility and legacy

In the aftermath of COP26, we provide perspective on key developments and what they could entail for the asset management industry.

A diversification trilogy: addressing key concerns in portfolios with REITs

A diversification trilogy: addressing key concerns in portfolios with REITs

Can a portfolio allocation to REITs help ease client concerns around market uncertainties?

COP26 week two: coal, carbon-trading and climate change funding

COP26 week two: coal, carbon-trading and climate change funding

During the second week of COP26, delegations have delved into more detailed talks as they seek to make progress before the conference’s close on November 12.

Is decarbonisation an opportunity for emerging markets?

Is decarbonisation an opportunity for emerging markets?

Paul LaCoursiere chairs a World Climate Summit Investment COP panel discussion with academic, business and government experts to discuss the opportunities and challenges that decarbonisation presents across emerging markets.

Changing perceptions: natural resource companies are providing solutions to support net zero

Changing perceptions: natural resource companies are providing solutions to support net zero

Portfolio Manager Tim Gerrard explains how natural resources companies – specifically industrial gas suppliers – are supporting the transition to zero carbon by developing products and services that help consumers and other entities reduce their carbon emissions.

Supply chain crisis fuels insatiable demand for warehouses

Supply chain crisis fuels insatiable demand for warehouses

The global supply chain crisis is creating further tailwinds for industrial real estate, according to the Global Property Equities Team.