Global

03JUL 2017

Markets

Sustainability and sovereign fixed income

This paper draws on the expertise of practitioners and the limited body of academic evidence to establish a broad framework, examining how ESG integration can generate alpha for sovereign fixed income.

JUNE

30JUN 2017

Markets

The unsung hero of low-carbon vehicles

We take a look at the semiconductor device that sits at the heart of the low carbon cars of the future.

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.

27JUN 2017

Markets

In praise of activist investors

Agitators are far from perfect, but they can play key role in spurring long-term thinking.

26JUN 2017

Economics

Where next for the global economy?

Keith Wade gives a mid-year overview of the global economic outlook. Topics include fading political risk in the eurozone, challenges posed by Brexit, prospects for the “Trump trade” and a discussion of current low market volatility.

26JUN 2017

Markets

Are car loans a slow-motion car crash?

Wary of a repeat of the subprime mortgage crisis, investors are eyeing auto loans with rising suspicion. Are they right to worry?

19JUN 2017

Economics

The story of the global economy in pictures - June 2017

In this month's infographic we look at the factors keeping global growth for 2017 on the right track and the risks that could derail it.

16JUN 2017

Markets

Is it time to focus on capital preservation, rather than capital growth?

We look at the challenge and importance of emphasising capital preservation over capital growth as market risks build.

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.