Explores how institutional investors should reconfigure portfolio allocations/strategies in a world of low returns.
Using model portfolio analytics, this paper considers the right size, and the role an enhanced allocation to real assets can play in portfolios during various stages of the pension life cycle.
Despite attractive valuations, emerging market equities have underperformed. Things are improving, but a headwind looms: monetary policy
Chart of JPM's long-term capital market return assumptions. Deleveraging will depress growth while risk assets should offer decent returns
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
Market recap for the week, with consymer confidence & equities chart, economic data calendar, & market statistics
Analysis of Japan's recent nation election. Positive market reaction also addressed.
Analysis of the Bank of Japan's aggressive new monetary policies designed to tame inflation down to 2%