Positioning along the curve

Positioning along the curve

🕔16:36, 1.Oct 2021

LDI Deep Dive Series: Investors with future liabilities are normally exposed to interest rate risk. A fall in interest rates will increase the value placed on future liabilities. By adopting a liability-driven investment (LDI) strategy, much of this interest rate

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Investing in biodiversity – Why and How

Investing in biodiversity – Why and How

🕔14:32, 1.Oct 2021

A decline in the ecosystem services that nature provides will initially pose a direct physical risk to businesses as harvests become more unreliable, weather patterns change and pollinators no longer support agriculture. The risk is both event-driven, e.g. flooding or

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Transforming tech: Innovation and regulation

Transforming tech: Innovation and regulation

🕔12:19, 1.Oct 2021

Market weekly: There are clear opportunities across the sector even if valuations of tech shares have now more than doubled from the pandemic lows of last March as technology emerged as the answer to many of the challenges the virus

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How Digital Currencies Add Policy Potency for Emerging Markets

How Digital Currencies Add Policy Potency for Emerging Markets

🕔12:03, 1.Oct 2021

More monetary policy control as rate decisions have a broader impact.  Digital currencies issued by emerging market (EM) central banks are set to enhance financial inclusion and facilitate greater control over their nations’ economies. As central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) are

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Is Japan really a disappointing equity market?

Is Japan really a disappointing equity market?

🕔11:58, 1.Oct 2021

Some investors historically have seen Japan’s equity market as a constant source of disappointment. I can understand why. For 20 years, after Japan’s asset bubble burst and through the global financial crisis in 2009, it was a trader’s market. You

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New survey confirms shift to thematic investing

New survey confirms shift to thematic investing

🕔11:02, 1.Oct 2021

A new survey conducted by Greenwich Associates and sponsored by BNP Paribas Asset Management confirms the strength of the shift to thematic investing. Both institutional and wholesale investors expect a thematic focus in their investments to improve the long-term performance.

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What does heightened China risk mean for Investors?

What does heightened China risk mean for Investors?

🕔09:14, 1.Oct 2021

In July, China’s equity market suffered one of its worst monthly declines in a decade amid escalating regulatory pressures. The steep fall has raised concerns about the risks and outlook for investing in Chinese equities. The latest trigger event was

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