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Market Views: Fixed Income

17SEP 2019

Fallen angels: why passive investors may face greater risks

Passive corporate bond investors could face significant losses when the next economic downturn hits. Active managers, however, have more flexibility and should be able to manage these risks more efficiently.

Market Views: Fixed Income

12SEP 2019

Market Views: Multi-Asset

05SEP 2019

2019

SEPTEMBER

04SEP 2019

Market Views: Fixed Income

Six reasons why it can make sense to buy a bond with a negative yield

Investing in a negative yielding bond effectively locks in a loss, but can still be a rational thing to do. Here we look at six reasons why.

02SEP 2019

Market Views: Equities

How will global disruption affect small cap stocks?

Investors are increasingly being drawn to smaller companies due to their ability to navigate the growing theme of disruption.

AUGUST

28AUG 2019

Market Views: Fixed Income

What are insurance-linked securities and how do they work?

A challenging environment for traditional asset classes means less correlated assets - like insurance-linked securities – are in higher demand. How do they work?

27AUG 2019

Market Views: Equities

Investing ‘IQ test’ reveals the traits that could limit returns

Investors globally suffer from an ambiguity bias which can prevent them from taking risks with their investments and potentially lower their returns, Schroders investIQ test found.

15AUG 2019

Market Views: Fixed Income

Why USD corporate bonds are set to attract international investors

The falling costs of hedging mean international investors could be more attracted to US dollar corporate bonds.

07AUG 2019

Market Views: Fixed Income

Should municipal bonds be a core holding for ESG investors?

Investors on the lookout for ways to invest more responsibly may have overlooked the ESG characteristics inherent in many municipal bonds.

JULY

25JUL 2019

Market Views: Equities

European equities: which style has been in vogue this year?

European shares made a strong advance in the first half of 2019, but the gains were not evenly spread across the market.