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26SEP 2017

The case for active asset management

The debate on whether to use passive or actively-managed funds can sometimes be one-sided. Our research suggests investors should keep an open mind.

2017

AUGUST

09AUG 2017

Markets

The global financial crisis 10 years on: six charts that tell the story

It has been 10 years since the start of the global financial crisis. We show the impact then and during the decade that followed.

04AUG 2017

Markets

Monthly markets review - July 2017

A look back on markets in July, when emerging market equities outperformed their developed market counterparts.

JULY

27JUL 2017

Economics

Seven-year asset class forecast returns: 2017

Returns face further compression and investors seeking positive real returns would be advised to look at riskier assets: credit, equities and alternatives.

06JUL 2017

Markets

Quarterly markets review - Q2 2017

An overview of markets in Q2 2017 when equities were supported by encouraging corporate earnings and a generally positive economic picture.

JUNE

29JUN 2017

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

July 2017

In this month's viewpoint we consider whether we have seen the end of the "Trump trade", if investors have become too complacent and where the danger points are for emerging markets.

16JUN 2017

Markets

14 years of returns: history’s lesson for investors

This graphic shows the best and worst performing assets each year since 2003 and illustrates why diversifying your investments matters.

06JUN 2017

Markets

Monthly markets review - May 2017

An overview of markets in May 2017 when economic news remained encouraging and political risks faded.