Our Market Insights programme is designed to empower investors to make better investment decisions.
The Guide to the Markets illustrates market and economic trends using compelling charts. The Weekly Brief provides summaries of recent market movements and economic developments; and On the Minds of Investors gives you our views on the questions that are top of mind.
Global Asset Allocation Views Q2 2021
The main driver of asset returns likely transitions from liquidity to growth in 2021. We maintain a pro-risk tilt, prefer cyclical equities, are neutral on U.S. large caps and in credit favor EM debt. We move duration from underweight to neutral.
Global Fixed Income Views Q2 2021
Above Trend Growth is our base case (90%) given stimulus, accelerating vaccinations and likely strong growth. Our top picks: high yield bonds and leveraged loans for returns; European bank capital notes, securitized credit and emerging sovereign debt.
Global Equity Views Q1 2021
While valuations are much higher and speculative activity is on the rise, our investors take comfort from powerful corporate profit growth and favorable comparisons with exceptionally low bond yields. Within markets, we recommend a balanced approach.
Global Alternatives Outlook 2020
Our 12- to 18-month outlook for a wide range of alternative asset classes, drawing on the insights of more than 700 professionals around the globe to explore how alternative asset allocation can help build resilient portfolios, reduce risk and satisfy investor appetite for income and alpha.