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Accommodative monetary policies by most global central banks remain in place, with the European Central Bank taking additional steps to aid the eurozone’s recovery. Global fixed-income markets dipped, with emerging market debt retreating much more than investment-grade bonds. Global equities generally gained, led by the traditional growth sectors of health care, information technology and consumer discretionary.[... More]
Global central banks maintained accommodative monetary policies in an effort to stimulate economic growth. A temporary U.S. government shutdown did not derail the year-to-date rally in global equity markets. Global fixed-income and equity markets were positive for the month, with equity’s leadership supported by the rebound in emerging-market equities.[... More]
With a hyper-competitive landscape and an investor-empowered marketplace, European investment managers may wish to consider being flexible and offering their strategies to US investors. Here are some considerations to keep in mind...[... More]
Government budgets around the world are under severe strain. As a result, infrastructure as an asset class has been attracting the attention of both the public sector and financial intermediaries.[... More]
The unprecedented period of market volatility, including the collapse of financial institutions and a meltdown of the mortgage and housing markets during the financial crisis caused many investors to heighten their focus on personal investment goals. In response, many investors and financial services firms are looking to redefine their investment strategies.[... More]