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Global money trends at critical juncture
Global Perspectives

Global money trends at critical juncture

Q3 monetary data will be key for assessing whether a likely near-term global industrial slowdown represents a temporary pause of the beginning of a larger downswing, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Breaking down risk within high yield

Breaking down risk within high yield

Some of our high yield and risk experts explain the different measures of risk in high yield bonds and show how a deeper understanding of them can reveal potential opportunities.

Taking cues from a “methodical” Fed

Taking cues from a “methodical” Fed

With valuations high and the global economy reopening, fixed income portfolio managers Dan Siluk and Jason England argue that investors should take a methodical approach in assessing what is next for the bond market.

Taking Cues from a “Methodical” Fed
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Taking Cues from a “Methodical” Fed

Investors would be well-served by following the Federal Reserve’s lead in basing decisions on incoming data.

e-CNY: slow burn to rapid acceleration?

e-CNY: slow burn to rapid acceleration?

Jennifer James, Emerging Market Credit Portfolio Manager, explores how the People’s Bank of China’s digital currency has been several years in the making but has the potential to rapidly reshape the payments industry.

Innovation and low valuations tailwinds for healthcare

Innovation and low valuations tailwinds for healthcare

Despite delivering positive returns, healthcare underperformed the broad market in the first half of the year. Portfolio Manager Andy Acker explains some of the reasons why – as well as why he is optimistic about the sector’s outlook.

Global slowdown on track, is real money growth bottoming?

Global slowdown on track, is real money growth bottoming?

Economic growth is likely to disappoint in H2 2021 but Chinese policy easing could contribute to a recovery in global real money expansion, improving prospects for H1 2022, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Tech + football = a winning partnership

Tech + football = a winning partnership

Portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode delve into how technology is transforming every aspect of football.

European equities – identifying winners beyond the COVID bounce

European equities – identifying winners beyond the COVID bounce

Jamie Ross, European equities portfolio manager, identifies some of the COVID-19 recovery trade opportunities that have slipped under the radar amid the COVID bounce and discusses portfolio positioning for the rest of 2021.

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

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

Global monetary data surprised negatively in Q2, suggesting dimming economic prospects unless China eases soon, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

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.