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Optimism for a renewed focus on fundamentals in small- and mid-cap growth

Optimism for a renewed focus on fundamentals in small- and mid-cap growth

Portfolio manager Jonathan Coleman discusses why a return to normalcy following the COVID-19 crisis could support small- and mid-cap equities and lead to a broadening of the market.

Multi-asset outlook 2021 – all change

Multi-asset outlook 2021 – all change

News of game-changing vaccines have heralded a dramatic change in expectations for markets and the economy in 2021. Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi Asset Team, considers the rationale behind this optimism.

What is next for US large cap growth equities?

What is next for US large cap growth equities?

Portfolio Manager Doug Rao explains the current dynamic in large cap growth equities and evaluates the outlook moving forward.

Global monetary backdrop less market-friendly at end-2020
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Global monetary backdrop less market-friendly at end-2020

A key measure of global “excess” money has turned negative, suggesting increased downside risk for markets, argues Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Inflation: is this the real thing? Is this just fantasy?…

Inflation: is this the real thing? Is this just fantasy?…

John Pattullo, Co-Head of Strategic Fixed Income, explains why an expected and predictable cyclical reflation should not be confused with a longer-term structural breakout of inflation.

Fed watch: hardly a stoic Fed
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Fed watch: hardly a stoic Fed

The US Federal Reserve declined to expand accommodative policy measures, but Nick Maroutsos, Head of Global Bonds, believes the decision does not suggest the central bank is backing off from supporting the economic recovery.

European equities: remain agile in 2021

European equities: remain agile in 2021

Jamie Ross, European equities portfolio manager, argues that a disciplined, balanced approach is key to this asset class in 2021.

Could the shift to value propel European equities in 2021?

Could the shift to value propel European equities in 2021?

John Bennett, Director of European Equities, shares his view on the outlook for European equities in 2021.

ESG in credit investing: themes, considerations and implementation

ESG in credit investing: themes, considerations and implementation

Adrienn Sarandi explains the Global Corporate Credit Team’s views on evolving ESG trends, how ESG analysis is best integrated into credit investment processes and key questions currently being asked by investors.

What’s up with US M1?
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What’s up with US M1?

A post-election surge in M1 could be a positive signal for the economy and markets but is more likely to reflect a statistical distortion, cautions Simon Ward, Economic Adviser.

Value rotation represents a style change for 2021

Value rotation represents a style change for 2021

Portfolio Manager Luke Newman highlights the distinct challenges the pandemic posed in 2020 and considers the prospects for absolute return in the months ahead.

Euro investment grade: where less is more in 2021

Euro investment grade: where less is more in 2021

Tim Winstone, corporate credit portfolio manager, sees reduced bond issuance, ongoing policy support and a recovering economy helping to underpin euro investment grade bonds in 2021.