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Macro perspectives
Ashutosh Sinha in Barron’s: Eyes Big Trends in Hunt for Growth
Macro Perspectives
Market Implications of the First 100 Days: What’s Next?

Capabilities Across the Asset Class Spectrum

International Equity
Investment Insight
Quality Traits
Jun 30, 2016
High quality companies have the ability, and habit, of generating high and consistent returns on operating capital, which leads to strong free cash flow and the ability to compound over the long term.
Manager Q & A
Q&A with William Lock
Jan 31, 2017
William Lock discusses how a strategy that his team manages has incorporated the Buffett philosophy into a long standing, successful global investment strategy.
Manager Q & A
Q&A with Nic Sochovsky
 

William Lock, Head of the International Equity team, shares key lessons learned over 30 years of international equity investing.

Private Real Estate Investing
Strategy
Private Real Estate Strategy

    


Capability : Real Assets
Team : Private Real Estate Investing Team
Investment Insight
Core Investing for the Long Run
Mar 01, 2017
Arguing that short-term risks are limited, the Real Estate Research & Strategy team discusses in this paper the attractiveness of core real estate and why investors should focus on the long run.
Investment Insight
Global Retail Investment Strategy
By Private Real Estate Investing Research Team
Consumers are likely to drive future growth in developed markets. We believe this will lead to attractive core, value-add and opportunistic real estate strategies in the retail and logistics sectors.
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We seek high-quality assets, irrespective of property type or location.

Private Real Estate Investing Team
Global Fixed Income
Investment Insight
The Changing Investment Climate
By Jim Caron
Investors need to account for a new risk as effects of QE fade. Risk premia, not fundamentals, are driving asset performance. Correlation risks thus rise making diversification harder to achieve.
Macro Insight
Why Traditional Bond Strategies Aren’t the Portfolio Diversifiers They Used To Be
By The Global Fixed Income Team
Portfolio manager Jim Caron explains how to use bond strategies differently to help achieve diversification in a balanced portfolio.
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We believe that in the long run value prevails and research wins.

Global Fixed Income Team
Global Emerging Markets Equity
Macro Insight
Finding Growth in Emerging Markets
Mar 01, 2017
The globalization trends that once drove economic growth and markets are in retreat. Ruchir Sharma looks at the key themes that are emerging as protectionism rises.
Investment Insight
Emerging Markets: It’s How, Not When
Aug 25, 2016
While emerging market stocks are experiencing a revival, Ashutosh Sinha discusses how he seeks to weather the market’s booms and busts.
Macro Insight
Watch Ruchir Sharma’s Interview on CNBC
Jun 09, 2016
During a CNBC Squawk Box appearance, Ruchir Sharma discussed his views on China and key themes from his new book.

In-depth Market Research

Macro Insight
Les Liaisons Dangereuses?
 
Les Liaisons Dangereuses, a French novel published in 1782, was considered scandalous. Similarly, the upcoming French elections are scandal-filled, and some worry about a dangerous liaison with the far right. We see some danger in the form of market volatility but believe those willing to endure the political drama could be rewarded.
Macro Insight
Will Schumpeter's Gale Clear the Air?
Apr 17, 2017
A wave of creative destruction is transforming the energy sector. The transition may position the 'environmental' component of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) factors as a significant driver of economic growth.


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