Yield in Europe is increasingly hard to come by, but with the European Central Bank (ECB) expected to ease monetary policy, should investors maintain their fixed income positioning?
Paper examining market reaction to economic improvement, & the likely outcomes when central banks unwind the aggressive monetary policies
Demand/supply dynamics are creating investment opportunities in several value-added real estate subsectors.
Article discussing how low growth, low yield environments are good for equity income investing.
Analysis of Italy's highly volatile political environment, and the possible implications for the markets
Market recap for the week, with consymer confidence & equities chart, economic data calendar, & market statistics
Executive summary of JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions for 2013
Full report detailing JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions for 2013
Chart of JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions. Deleveraging will depress growth while risk assets should offer decent returns
The Bank of Japan has reacted to a persistently flat yield curve As demand for duration sendsby adjusting its Rinban operations and by signalling that a potential rate cut is around the corner. But will these attempts to steepen the curve be sustainable?