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Secured Credit Insight: European loans and ESG

Secured Credit Insight: European loans and ESG

With increasing investor interest in how asset managers manage Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues rightly at the forefront of client focus, the European Secured Loans Team have analysed how ESG ‘compliant’ portfolios might compare with non-ESG portfolios in the European syndicated leveraged loan market.

What is ‘normal’?

What is ‘normal’?

In a post quantitative easing (QE) world, central bank balance sheets in many countries have expanded to extreme levels, while many commentators have despaired that these balance sheets will never return to ‘normal’ levels again. Andrew Mulliner, Portfolio Manager Global Bonds, asks: just what is ‘normal’?

Growth slowing but precipitous drop unlikely
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Growth slowing but precipitous drop unlikely

Although the current economic expansion is ageing (bringing us nearer to a recession) leading indicators do not indicate a sharp contraction. What could that mean for equity investors? Director of Research Carmel Wellso explains.