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Global Perspectives

Corporate Debt Index

The Corporate Debt Index is a study into trends in company indebtedness around the world.

Equity Perspectives

Quarterly insight from our equity teams to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

Fixed Income Perspectives

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

Alternative Perspectives

Insight from our alternatives team to help clients navigate the markets and opportunities ahead.

Sovereign Debt Index

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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ESG: Forks in the road

ESG: Forks in the road

2022 will be pivotal for ESG investing but there are key questions the industry needs to navigate to deliver hoped-for outcomes.

Fixed Income: The last hurrah

Fixed Income: The last hurrah

The lagged impact of policy largesse should initially drive earnings and inflation, but as 2022 progresses, a more familiar picture will likely emerge.

ISG Insight: Markets versus policymakers – who’s in charge?

ISG Insight: Markets versus policymakers – who’s in charge?

Markets have brought forward tightening expectations, but central banks are sticking to the ‘transitory inflation’ line – for now. Our latest ISG Insight considers who has the better handle on the economic outlook?

Equities: Can the cycle roll on?

Equities: Can the cycle roll on?

Why the stock market cycle could continue in 2022, despite inflation pressures, slower growth rates and tighter monetary policy.

It’s complicated

It’s complicated

Paul O’Connor, Head of the UK-based Multi-Asset Team, considers the prospects for financial markets over the next few months, as governments and central banks struggle to deal with a more complex tangle of macro influences.

Minivans and flows

Minivans and flows

Investors should keep in mind the impact, both positive and negative, of fund flows on index price moves over the short term.

Commodities – super cycle or just good sense?

Commodities – super cycle or just good sense?

With multiple structural tailwinds and the risk of inflation making headlines, can commodities offer viable diversification for a modern portfolio?

Autocallables and the art of risk transfer
Global Perspectives

Autocallables and the art of risk transfer

With multiple structural tailwinds and the risk of inflation making headlines, can commodities offer viable diversification for a modern portfolio?

Looking to sustainability for opportunity

Looking to sustainability for opportunity

Why taking an active approach to sustainable investment could help balance opportunities against the risks in corporate bonds.

Blink and you’ll miss it

Blink and you’ll miss it

Are we setting up for one of the shortest business cycles in history?

Tapering without the tantrum
Global Perspectives

Tapering without the tantrum

We believe the Fed learned its lesson from the 2013-2014 “taper tantrum,” and efforts to better communicate its intentions will result in lower volatility this time around.

Truffle hunting in credit

Truffle hunting in credit

While the easy returns from corporate bonds since the COVID recovery may largely be over, opportunities can still be unearthed via a selective approach.