Global Perspectives

Investment Focus 2020

Our ‘Illumination 2020’ edition shines a light on the investment prospects for 2020.

Global Dividend Index

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

Equity Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our Equity team to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

Fixed Income Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our fixed income teams to help clients navigate the risks and opportunities ahead.

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How is China slowly emerging from the coronavirus aftermath?

How is China slowly emerging from the coronavirus aftermath?

May Ling Wee, China equities portfolio manager, provides evidence that a resumption of economic activity is underfoot in China and discusses the accelerating digitisation of the economy, as well as how both companies and the government are supporting consumers and businesses.

Coronavirus: how sustainable are dividends in Asia?

Coronavirus: how sustainable are dividends in Asia?

In this article, Mike Kerley, Asian equity income portfolio manager, shares his views on whether Asian companies will follow the recently announced dividend cuts in the US, UK and Europe. He outlines his reasons for taking a positive view on dividend sustainability in Asia, and summarises portfolio positioning amid the coronavirus uncertainty.

COVID-19: understanding the science & investment implications (Part 1)

COVID-19: understanding the science & investment implications (Part 1)

The first of a video series on the scientific and investment implications of the coronavirus pandemic, with Global Life Sciences Portfolio Manager Andy Acker and Biotech Analyst Agustin Mohedas.

COVID-19: outlook for dividends in 2020

COVID-19: outlook for dividends in 2020

Ben Lofthouse, Head of Global Equity Income, and Jane Shoemake, Investment Director, assess the outlook for global dividends given the wide-reaching implications from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Technology stocks’ financial strength is key to weathering the coronavirus storm

Technology stocks’ financial strength is key to weathering the coronavirus storm

Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode from Janus Henderson’s Global Technology Team explain why the tech sector looks well positioned to brave the coronavirus-induced uncertainty and highlight how as active managers they are maintaining a laser-like focus on companies’ financial strength.

Income diversification in the time of coronavirus

Income diversification in the time of coronavirus

Laura Foll, UK income equities portfolio manager, highlights the role of diversification in an investing environment of continuing uncertainty.

COVID-19: cautiously optimistic on Asian equities from an income perspective

COVID-19: cautiously optimistic on Asian equities from an income perspective

Mike Kerley, Asian income equities portfolio manager, shares his views on the latest developments in Asia and discusses the investment implications from an income point of view.

UK equities: diversification is paramount in uncertain times

UK equities: diversification is paramount in uncertain times

Laura Foll, UK equities portfolio manager, provides an update on the market amid the coronavirus outbreak and oil supply price war, as well as what may be instore for UK income investors.

Essentials: the Pan European Property Equities Strategy

Essentials: the Pan European Property Equities Strategy

Guy Barnard, Co-Head of Global Property Equities, and Nicolas Scherf, portfolio manager, provide an introduction to the Pan European Property Equities Strategy, the benefits of investing in listed real estate and why the team believes their approach is unique.

Global tech: actively managing the coronavirus impact

Global tech: actively managing the coronavirus impact

Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode from the UK-based Global Technology Team assess the impact of the coronavirus on tech companies and shares their near-term views for the sector, as well as portfolio implications.

US equities: Staying focused on long-term growth themes in 2020

US equities: Staying focused on long-term growth themes in 2020

US portfolio managers Doug Rao and Nick Schommer discuss why they are balancing near-term optimism for equities in 2020 with a focus on long-term themes.

Multi-asset outlook for 2020

Multi-asset outlook for 2020

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK Multi-Asset Team, considers whether or not markets can continue to defy gravity in 2020, as we move towards a post-stimulus era.