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15AUG 2019

What do “lower for longer” interest rates mean for value investors?

Low interest rates have lengthened this economic cycle and encouraged risky investment behaviour.

2019

AUGUST

07AUG 2019

Markets

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.

06AUG 2019

Markets

Monthly markets review - July 2019

A look back at markets in July when shares made a modest advance and all eyes were on the Federal Reserve meeting at the end of the month.

JULY

29JUL 2019

Markets

Climate Progress Dashboard: new emissions pledges fail to change outlook

A pick-up in renewable energy capacity moves the dial in the right direction, but this is cancelled out by increased fossil fuel production and continued growth in reserves.

29JUL 2019

Markets

Our multi-asset investment views for July 2019

We've upgraded Bunds this month, while we remain neutral on stocks as we await greater clarity on the economic picture.

24JUL 2019

Markets

Why we're at a tipping point for clean energy

Renewable energy has been around for a while but there are now three drivers working together to speed up the transition away from fossil fuels.

22JUL 2019

Watch/Listen

Three themes driving energy transition

In this short video Mark Lacey, Head of Commodities, reveals three drivers behind the energy sector’s transition to renewables.

17JUL 2019

Markets

Stranger Things vs Mickey Mouse: How the media old guard is adapting to disruption

Everyone’s focused on the new kids on the block like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, but don’t underestimate the ability of the established order such as Walt Disney to adapt and thrive.