Adding credit exposure to defined contribution (DC) defaults via an unconstrained multi-asset credit fund has the potential to enhance risk-adjusted returns and improve outcomes for DC plan members.
In lower cost, liquid vehicles, alternative risk premia strategies can strengthen a risk-return profile.
Paper examining market reaction to economic improvement, & the likely outcomes when central banks unwind the aggressive monetary policies
Analysis of Italy's highly volatile political environment, and the possible implications for the markets
Article examining the economic effects and investment implications of the US fiscal cliff agreement
Market recap for the week, with consymer confidence & equities chart, economic data calendar, & market statistics
Despite attractive valuations, emerging market equities have underperformed. Things are improving, but a headwind looms: monetary policy