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16SEP 2019

Is gold the place to hide from negative yields?

In this chart of the month the multi-asset team asks whether gold could once again become the main hedge of choice as negatively yielding debt becomes increasingly common.

2019

AUGUST

27AUG 2019

Markets

How long will you live and what does it mean for your investments?

Latest life expectancy data shows that your money will need to last a lot longer than you might be thinking.

15AUG 2019

Markets

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

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

14AUG 2019

Markets

Six reasons global cities could save the world

Far from being a contributor to climate change, cities may actually provide the solution to tackling the world’s most pressing issue.

13AUG 2019

Markets

Argentinian markets tumble as political uncertainty returns

Argentinian assets have fallen dramatically following the surprise result of the country’s primary elections. Our equity and bond fund managers share their views on what might lie ahead.

02AUG 2019

Markets

Rate cuts push case for Asian dividends

Low interest rates are just one of several potential tailwinds for high dividend yield stocks in Asia.

JULY

25JUL 2019

Markets

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.

12JUL 2019

Markets

How the stock market’s fading status could increase social inequality

The increasing number of companies shunning the stock market could contribute to rising inequality in society. We’ve identified three ways to fight back