This research examines the evolution of baby boomer balance sheets and attempts to assess and quantify its implications for markets and investors.
Despite attractive valuations, emerging market equities have underperformed. Things are improving, but a headwind looms: monetary policy
Global markets and multi-asset portfolios
Reaching for yield, which we define as buying bonds with wider spreads after controlling for sector and rating impacts, is a topic that frequently arises in the life insurance industry.
For emerging market fixed income investors, an issuing country's high inflation can lead to higher yields, compared to developed markets.
High-yield portfolios should now combine yield with dividend growth. Cash flow analysis helps determine if dividends are sustainable
Dividend paying stocks offer investors income & a valuable source of total return in an environment of uncertain capital growth.
A weekly review of global markets and multi-asset portfolios
We expect continued solid returns for emerging market debt (EMD) over the next six to 12 months, driven by healthy fundamentals, a supportive net issuance level and attractive valuations.