We have now seen actions, rather than just rhetoric, on U.S. China trade in a broad sense. While it will take markets some time to fully and appropriately price in the impact, it was encouraging to see markets not react too poorly to the first round of ta
Over the past few weeks, futures markets have begun pricing in an increasing chance that the Federal Reserve (Fed) will cut interest rates at its July meeting. This has also been reflected in the cash bond market, where yields out to the 6-month maturity
Trade barriers, once constructed, are not easy to remove and their implementation is likely provide a slower backdrop for financial market performance.
This paper examines the U.S. commercial mortgage loan (CML) market and U.S. insurers’ investments in CMLs.
Following two years of double-digit positive performance, emerging market (EM) equities have reversed course this year.
Markets have bounced back nicely in 2019 after a volatile December due to concerns of rising rates, peak economic and earnings growth and geopolitical tensions.
Lending, borrowing and investing in a negative rate world
The paper discusses the pportunities and risks that institutions should consider when investing in China’s A-Share and private equity markets.
Momentum investing is a strategy which looks at relative trailing 6- and 12- month price performance when determining which stocks to overweight. 2018 has been a good year for momentum stocks, which are up an impressive 11.4%*.
Pascal’s Wager argues that belief makes more sense than disbelief when the worst outcome is a total loss.