A slew of fundamental developments over the week suggests the macroeconomic backdrop continues to deteriorate, and yet bond markets are still generating strong returns across not only safe havens but also risk assets. Can this momentum persist into Sept.
While the latest news provides dramatic headlines, Until the UK population shifts one way or another, it is unlikely the position of UK parliament will change.
Emerging market (EM) central banks are following their developed market peers with easier monetary policy. What are the implications for EM debt?
A new trade announcement from the Trump administration has comprehensively overshadowed the Federal Reserve’s first rate cut since the financial crisis. What impact will the most recent round of tariffs have on the economy and on markets?
A possible change in Chinese currency policy?
2019 PRI Scores
Investment grade credit has been a standout performer in 2019. Given the ongoing macro uncertainty and recent spread tightening, can the rally continue?
Reaching for yield, which we define as buying bonds with wider spreads after controlling for sector and rating impacts, is a topic that frequently arises in the life insurance industry.
The paper discusses the opportunities and risks that institutions should consider when investing in China’s A-Share and private equity markets.
Another week of dovish central bank rhetoric suggests that rate cuts are a near certainty in the US and Europe. Will easier monetary policy fulfil its objective of preventing recession, and what will be the implications for currency markets?