Seeking income in a low rate environment has seen investors search for yield in riskier assets. While the risk associated with higher yielding investments can’t be eliminated, we look at three ways in which that risk can be reduced.
After a difficult period for returns in 2018, we are watching five issues that could shape markets in another potentially volatile year.
2018 has been a challenging year for market returns across the board. What has driven the uncertainty, and will volatility persist in 2019?
With macroeconomic fears dominating the airwaves, the Federal Reserve (the Fed) may need to prepare to take a less predictable course.
What is the catalyst that could translate reasonable fundamentals and attractive valuations into an emerging market (EM) debt recovery?
Does the recent sell-off for risk assets mean the end of the cycle is nigh, or is there value to be found for investors willing to buck the trend?
Disappointing macroeconomic data and ongoing political uncertainty have weighed heavily on the euro. Does this pessimistic picture mean there’s room for a rally?
Is the gap closing between US equity returns and the rest of the world’s?
US investment grade yields are at an eight-year high, after considerable moves higher year-to-date. With midterm election uncertainty in the rear view mirror, could now be an opportune time to add some exposure?