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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.

Global Dividend Index

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

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.

LATEST INSIGHTS

Rates update: yields move higher – September spike or sustained trend?

Rates update: yields move higher – September spike or sustained trend?

The sharp sell-off in government bond yields in the last few weeks is testing the patience of central banks and bond markets are reacting to the hawkish messages. Portfolio Manager Andrew Mulliner explains.

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?

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.

The taper is (almost) here: what it means for bond investors
Quick Views Interest rates

The taper is (almost) here: what it means for bond investors

The imminent arrival of tapering by the US Federal Reserve amplifies challenges facing bond investors.

Great expectations in inflation

Great expectations in inflation

Inflation is front of mind for investors. In this paper, portfolio managers Helen Anthony and Andrew Mulliner consider whether it is permanent or transitory.

ISG Insight: Thriving in the bond market

ISG Insight: Thriving in the bond market

Recent months have seen macro and microeconomic fundamentals broadly improve and corporate bond markets are priced for this to continue. We dedicated an ISG meeting to consider what could go wrong and how fixed income markets might respond.

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.

Market and economy are giving Fed what it wants

Market and economy are giving Fed what it wants

Greg Wilensky and Jason England explain that even with an update to its interest rate projections that is perhaps overdue, the Fed can afford to be patient.

Forecasts can fall short; humility and diversity are key

Forecasts can fall short; humility and diversity are key

While forecasting interest rates is difficult, humility, diversity and careful portfolio construction may help improve risk-adjusted returns.

Opportunities and risks in a multi-speed recovery

Opportunities and risks in a multi-speed recovery

Global Bonds Portfolio Managers Dan Siluk and Jason England explain how an asynchronous global recovery should lead to dislocations and opportunities in fixed income markets.

Dystopia 2.0? Assessing the post-COVID landscape

Dystopia 2.0? Assessing the post-COVID landscape

COVID-19 propelled the pace of structural change around the globe. What will the world look like going forward?