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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.

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

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Rising interest rates, inflationary regimes and CTA returns

Rising interest rates, inflationary regimes and CTA returns

Diversified alternatives portfolio managers Andrew Kaleel, Mathew Kaleel and Maya Perone discuss the impact of rising rates on traditional asset classes and trend-following strategies.

Growth? Value? Just fundamentals please…

Growth? Value? Just fundamentals please…

Portfolio manager Steve Johnstone looks at the dominance of thematic market factors in determining market movements since the start of the pandemic, considering what the return of idiosyncratic risk in 2021 might mean for investors.

Absolute return: is it time for a new path?

Absolute return: is it time for a new path?

Portfolio Manager Luke Newman considers the role that absolute return can play in improving diversification for investors concerned about equity/bond risk in the post-pandemic era.

Credit market’s brave new world

Credit market’s brave new world

Can corporate bond markets sustain their improved trajectory as support measures are lifted?

A unique recovery: the handoffs commence

A unique recovery: the handoffs commence

Direct of Equities Research Matt Peron explains why this year’s equities’ gains are built on a positive earnings outlook for both cyclical and secular stocks

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.

Vaccines prove their worth for global health care

Vaccines prove their worth for global health care

In places where vaccination rates are rising, COVID-19 cases are dropping dramatically. What that means for ending the pandemic and health care long term.

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.

Making sense of COVID-19 vaccine IP waivers

Making sense of COVID-19 vaccine IP waivers

Why US support for waiving intellectual property protections for COVID-19 vaccines does not spell the end of biotech growth.

Access to medicine – the need for innovation, partnerships and data capture

Access to medicine – the need for innovation, partnerships and data capture

Olivia Gull, Analyst on the Governance and Responsible Investment Team, examines how pharmaceutical companies are addressing the issue of inequitable access to medicine, specifically in low and middle-income countries.

Health care’s innovation shifts into high gear

Health care’s innovation shifts into high gear

Portfolio Manager Andy Acker explores the unprecedented number of medical breakthroughs occurring in health care and what it means for the sector.