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Rui De Figueiredo in Pensions & Investments: Multi-Asset Investing
Macro Insight
2018: Expect the Unexpected

Capabilities Across the Asset Class Spectrum

International Equity
Sustainability Insight
Seeking Sustainability
Nov 30, 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 William Lock
Jan 15, 2018
William Lock discusses how a strategy that his team manages has incorporated the Buffett philosophy into a long standing, successful global investment strategy.
GLOBAL EQUITY OBSERVER
2018: Eyes Wide Open
 
The International Equity Team reflects on 2017 and discusses why they will keep a close eye on risk in 2018, and why high-quality companies remain the best relative bet.
Global Fixed Income
Investment Insight
Outlook: Global Fixed Income Opportunities
Jan 11, 2018
Jim Caron provides his outlook for 2018 and offers his insights into how the active management style of the Global Fixed Income Opportunities fund can take advantage of market trends.
Macro Insight
2018 - A Focus on Alpha
By The Global Fixed Income Team
The Global Fixed Income team provides their outlook for global fixed income in 2018 and how a focus on alpha is likely to be a large driving force of performance.
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Global Fixed Income Team
Global Emerging Markets Equity
Macro Insight
8 Trends for 2017 as Globalization Goes into Reverse
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
Why Smaller Companies May Offer the Best Exposure to EM Consumers
Mar 21, 2017
The team explores why smaller companies may offer the best exposure to the emerging market consumer.
Market Outlook
An Emerging Markets Approach to ESG
Jan 05, 2018
The Global Emerging Markets Team discusses emerging markets (EM) and the approach they use to incorporate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into their process.

In-depth Market Research

Investment Insight
GMA View Point - After Goldilocks in 2017, the Great Reversal in 2018?
 
MSIM's Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment views in the latest viewpoint: "After Goldilocks in 2017, the Great Reversal in 2018?"
Investment Insight
The EDGE: Autonomous Vehicles
 
The Growth Team researches autonomous vehicles, which are rapidly progressing from the realm of science fiction to reality and could change our conception of personal transportation.


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Our innovative products, market insights and investment solutions capabilities enable us to address the unique needs of Sovereign Wealth Funds around the world.

 
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