05NOV. 2019

Some inconvenient truths about income

Your investment returns may not meet expectations – so do something about it now.



21OCT. 2019


La disparition des rendements en six graphiques

Les rendements obligataires ont fortement baissé depuis 2008, et une proportion croissante est désormais inférieure à zéro. Nous présentons ici quelques cas de rendements extrêmement faibles et en analysons les conséquences pour les investisseurs.

16OCT. 2019


The "inescapable truths" one year on: what's changed?

A year ago we identified the disruptive and economic forces that we thought would shape the decade ahead for investors. These were our "inescapable truths". But do they still hold true?

15OCT. 2019


The death of yields in six charts

Bond yields have declined remarkably since 2008, with a growing proportion now below zero. Here we highlight some extreme instances of ultra-low yields and look at what they mean for investors.


13SEPT. 2019


Why Europe is fertile hunting ground for income-seeking investors

In a world of low bond yields, many investors struggle to extract a decent income from their portfolios, but European shares could be a potentially attractive option.

04SEPT. 2019


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.


15AOÛT 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.

07AOÛT 2019


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.