1683 briefings from 410 companies
Thomas Laskey, Pan-European Fixed Income Investment Manager at Aberdeen Asset Management, draws some interesting parallels between the track titles on the Dire Straits ‘Brothers in Arms’ album and Greece’s current predicament.
Company:Aberdeen Asset Management
Published:08 June 2015
In an environment characterized by uncertainty, weak GDP growth and record-low interest rates, investors are in search of yield. European mezzanine investments, as an asset class, offer investors attractive floating base rates that address their need for yield, while at the same time protecting
Published:26 September 2013
The definition of strategic expected returns on assets - i.e. over at least a 10-year period consistent with the duration of pension funds' liabilities and independent of tactical views expressed over a horizon of a few months - is particularly important for institutional investors. It helps them
Company:Amundi Asset management
Published:11 February 2013
In this piece Lars Kreckel, Equity Strategist, Legal & General Investment Management, considers whether US equities are the obvious buy that many people seem to think or is there a case to be made that they do not offer good value when compared to other regions.
Published:04 September 2012
Since the beginning of the euro project some sceptical commentators have argued that without political union the euro is condemned to failure. Stewart Robertson argues that if recent events have taught us anything it is that the European Union remains at heart a confederation of sovereign states.
Published:13 August 2012
Deutsche Bank's monthly hedge funds summary assesses the latest market trends. This paper features sections on: European banking; risk assets; investor sentiment; global economic data; leverage; securities lending and regulation. Download this paper for in-depth analysis.
Published:10 August 2012
Business Area:Hedge Funds
Defying admittedly low expectations, last week's EU summit delivered a number of welcome measures, addressing the three main pressure points in the EU periphery. Download this paper for the summit's implications for public and banking sectors, fiscal unsustainability and deposit leakage.
Published:10 August 2012
Can US equities continue to outperform? Are European equity valuations too attractive? What is the impact of emerging markets' exposure to global growth? Aon Hewitt's pension risk tracker provides insights into investment returns, bond yields and market trends since 2007.
Company:Aon Hewitt UK
Published:26 July 2012