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Market GPS Investment Outlook 2021

What should be on the radar for investors in 2021? Market GPS helps direction-set with a video summary, in-depth asset class analysis and our latest portfolio manager views.

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

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

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

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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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Business model investing: opportunity amid crisis

Business model investing: opportunity amid crisis

U.S. equities Portfolio Manager Nick Schommer discusses the importance of durable, competitively advantaged business models amid a disrupted economic environment.

Looking past election volatility

Looking past election volatility

Director of Research Matt Peron says that while the 2020 U.S. presidential race could create volatility for stocks, such pullbacks are often based on fear, not long-term fundamentals.

US Affordable Care Act: “Reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

US Affordable Care Act: “Reports of my death are greatly exaggerated”

With the U.S. Supreme Court set to hear arguments about the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) on 10 November, the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has raised doubts about the law’s future and led stocks of hospitals and insurance providers to sell off. But Portfolio Manager Andy Acker and Research Analyst Rich Carney say the reaction may be overdone.

Global real estate – coming to the end of the abnormal?

Global real estate – coming to the end of the abnormal?

Global real estate equities portfolio managers Guy Barnard, Tim Gibson and Greg Kuhl address misperceptions investors may have about real estate post-COVID-19, and explain why the team believes it remains an attractive and relevant asset class.

The highly rational – and sometimes slightly less rational – world of tech investing

The highly rational – and sometimes slightly less rational – world of tech investing

Global Technology and Innovation Portfolio Manager Denny Fish argues that a long view is essential for maximizing the opportunity presented by the forces driving the transition to a digital global economy.

The end of Moore’s Law is creating winners and losers in the semiconductor space

The end of Moore’s Law is creating winners and losers in the semiconductor space

Technology equities portfolio managers Alison Porter, Graeme Clark and Richard Clode discuss the challenges and opportunities in the evolving semiconductor space, which has been a key enabler for the development of technology.

Deconstructing sustainable design
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Deconstructing sustainable design

In the first of a series on sustainable design, Ama Seery, Sustainability Analyst on the Global Sustainable Equity Team, breaks down sustainable design and explains how the team incorporate it into their investment approach.

Secured loans update: all loans are not equal

Secured loans update: all loans are not equal

Elissa Johnson, Portfolio Manager and secured loans specialist within the Secured Credit Team, provides a brief analysis of the current state of US and European loan markets, finding that they signal different outlooks.

‘Fall’ harvest: preparing portfolios for the next season

‘Fall’ harvest: preparing portfolios for the next season

Perkins US equity Portfolio Manager Ted Thome discusses opportunities created by the current market and why now may be a good time for investors to position their portfolios for a changing environment.

Election insights: options implied analysis of the US presidential election

Election insights: options implied analysis of the US presidential election

Head of Global Asset Allocation, Ashwin Alankar, and Chief Investment Strategist, Myron Scholes, provide insight on how the options market reacted to the Democratic and Republican conventions and whether the proceedings impacted the markets’ assessment of the US presidential election’s outcome.

Investment considerations of a bipolar world

Investment considerations of a bipolar world

Daniel Graña, Emerging Market Equity Portfolio Manager, believes that the beginning of the end of the post-Cold War order and the rise of an assertive China have enormous investment implications.

A new tactical addition to portfolio protection
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A new tactical addition to portfolio protection

How can we mitigate some of the challenges associated with systematic ‘protection’ strategies that are ‘always on’? In this article, Portfolio Managers Andrew Kaleel and Maya Perone discuss the new Tail hedge strategy and how it can be used to address some of these challenges.