Are U.S. recession risks increasing?

This is now the second-longest U.S. economic expansion ever. And now we are starting to see a few signs of late-cycle imbalances that show an economy on the cusp of overheating. Are the risks of a U.S. recession increasing?   Signs of late-cycle imbalances   This is now the second-longest U.S. economic expansion ever.1 We

Sep 20, 2018 Categories: Investment Strategy
Brexit negotiations

The right medicine? Turkey hikes interest rates to combat financial crisis

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Sep 17, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
Competition and Markets Authority

The changing landscape of fiduciary management: Spotlight on the CMA reforms

The investment environment is constantly changing, and with that so are the needs of pensions schemes. As such, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) recently proposed a number of reforms to the investment consultancy and fiduciary management sector. Today, we take a look at how these changes are expected to impact fiduciary management.   Change

Sep 13, 2018 Categories: Fiduciary Management
Brexit negotiations

What’s hurting emerging markets this year?

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Sep 10, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
Integrating ESG

2018 ESG survey: How are managers integrating ESG?

We asked hundreds of equity and fixed income managers how they are integrating ESG factors within their investment process. Today, we share our findings.   ESG manager survey: The what and the why   Integrating ESG The importance of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors within investing has increased exponentially over the last few years.

Sep 5, 2018 Categories: Our voice, Responsible investing
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Has the U.S. economy reached its peak?

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Sep 3, 2018 Categories: Investment Strategy
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Are markets vulnerable to White House headlines?

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Aug 28, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
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Demystifying big data: How to critically assess quantitative investment signals

  As leaders in manager research, we have unique insight into the implementation of big data in equity portfolios. Today, we share our key observations. Buzzword: Big data   Big data is one of the hottest buzzwords in the investment industry today. This is understandable given the prolific growth of data and data processing technology

Brexit negotiations

The Turkish currency crisis: What’s next?

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Aug 20, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
Turkey

Emerging markets: Tumbling, or just stumbling?

Emerging markets have struggled in 2018, with the currency crisis in Turkey adding to the list of recent woes. What might this spell for the road ahead?   Emerging markets comprise a scatterplot of disparate economies, drawn from every quarter of the globe, and exhibiting an extremely diverse range of shapes, sizes, political regimes, trade

Aug 17, 2018 Categories: Market Updates

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