Pascal’s Wager argues that belief makes more sense than disbelief when the worst outcome is a total loss.
The paper discusses the pportunities and risks that institutions should consider when investing in China’s A-Share and private equity markets.
Market sentiment towards the Chinese currency has shifted significantly
Trade policy is of first-order importance in a more connected world, and markets have been reacting nervously to U.S. trade disputes.
Caught our eye: UK pension buy and maintain strategies could bring demand pressure to sterling corporate bonds
In an already tightly held market for sterling corporate bonds, even modest moves by UK pension funds to adopt buy and maintain strategies could create stiff competition for these assets.
In this article, we (1) discuss the key considerations for insurers when allocating to alternatives and (2) make the case for core alternatives strategies, which can provide stable income and low total return volatility.
As widely expected, the European Central Bank (ECB) today announced its intention to extend its quantitative easing (QE) programme by nine months at least until September 2018, leaving the door open to a further expansion in size and duration if conditi
UK pension funds are moving to globalise their real estate holdings, taking advantage of increased diversification benefits and greater scale of investment opportunities.