Hedged equity (or options overlay) strategies can provide higher risk-adjusted returns over broad-based equity indexes, in part by using options to minimize the impact of market disruptions and downturns.
Characteristics and Implementation Considerations for Private Equity
Private equity: A potential source for enhanced returns
Emerging Market Equity Views : Favorable global cycle and USD outlooks create a positive environment
While tariffs remain a concern, the key issue is the degree—which we deem moderate—of U.S. recession risk. The current global backdrop makes the U.S. dollar unlikely to strengthen. Earnings growth expectations are modest, valuations are undemanding
Potential investment implications of IFRS 9 on bond and equity investment strategies like hedge accounting and derivatives.
This paper outlines the potential investment implications of IFRS 9 on bond and equity investment strategies
Bond yields remain at or near historic lows around the world, leading to a substantial increase in the value of pension plan liabilities.
Markets, economy, stocks, growth, global, fixed income, international, asset classes
An alternative risk premia strategy is itself more diversified than a diversified growth fund or an all-equity portfolio.
Full report detailing JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions for 2013