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Top five investment themes to watch for 2019

2019

How might 2019 shape up across the investment landscape? Here’s our countdown for the top five key issues to pay attention to.   Move over 2018   2018 was action packed and volatile with global equity markets, geopolitics and populism dominating the year. The result was that almost all asset classes, with the exceptions of

January 17, 2019 Categories: Brexit, Geopolitics, Investment Strategy
recession

How might the next recession unfold?

  Not when, but what What might an economic slump entail? Markets are struggling. Global growth is slowing. As attention increasingly turns to the possibility of a recession, it’s time to stop pondering when an economic slump will set in, and focus instead on what it may entail. In short, we believe a recession appears

Jan 10, 2019 Categories: Market Updates, Our voice
MWIR

Is a U.S. recession lurking around the corner?

Market Week in Review is a weekly market update on global investment news in a quick five-minute video format. It gives you easy access to some of our top investment strategists. Our experts will keep you informed of key market events and provide you with an easy-to-understand outlook on the week ahead. Subscribe to receive this

Dec 17, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
yield curve

To fear or not to fear the yield curve

Does the recent curve flattening spell trouble for the U.S. economy as the calendar turns to 2019?   Does the U.S. Treasury yield curve always foretell a recession?   With the spread between 10-year and 2-year Treasury yields down to just 13 basis points,1 an active debate is raging among economists about the efficacy of

Dec 11, 2018 Categories: Markets
stock market

Why are markets spooked by a flattening U.S. Treasury yield curve?

Market Week in Review is a weekly market update on global investment news in a quick five-minute video format. It gives you easy access to some of our top investment strategists. Our experts will keep you informed of key market events and provide you with an easy-to-understand outlook on the week ahead. Subscribe to receive this

Dec 10, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
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What’s the investment landscape looking like for multi-asset?

In this video David Vickers, Senior Portfolio Manager, discusses the current investment landscape for multi-asset. He discusses H1 2018, recession probabilities and Brexit. Related posts 2018 Global Market Outlook – Q3 Update Multi-Asset: Why we use derivatives to manage risk Q2 Fixed Income Survey – the U.S. growth domino effect David Vickers – Senior Portfolio

2019 GLOBAL MARKET OUTLOOK

2018 Global Market Outlook – Q3 Update

Do increasing political risks pose to a threat to global economic growth? See what our strategists’ views are for the third quarter of 2018 and beyond. View the full report.   Be alert: Trade-war and U.S. recession   The two key global market trends of early 2018 – U.S. growth leadership and the U.S. dollar

Volatility shakes up markets. Is the worst yet to come?

Market Week in Review is a weekly market update on global investment news in a quick five-minute video format. It gives you easy access to some of our top investment strategists. Our experts will keep you informed of key market events and provide you with an easy-to-understand outlook on the week ahead. Subscribe to receive

Feb 12, 2018 Categories: Market Updates
Volatility strikes back. Is this the start of a bear market?

Volatility strikes back. Is this the start of a bear market?

After an exceptionally strong year in markets, volatility has struck back in recent days. At the time of this writing, the S&P 500® Index has fallen roughly 10% from its record close on 26 January.1   Many of our clients are asking us if this is the start of a bear market. Our answer—probably not.

Feb 6, 2018 Categories: Market Updates, Multi-asset
The top 5 most-read posts of 2017

The top five most-read posts of 2017

2017 was a busy year for the WIRE blog. We saw a massive uptick in readership, which we take as proof in readers’ interest in topics ranging from multi-asset investing to the low-return imperative to manager research. As we head into 2018, take a look back at the blog posts that received the highest levels

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