Investment Insight
The EDGE: Automation/Robotics
Sustainability Insight
Sustainable Signals

5 Actionable Insights

The latest thought leadership from Morgan Stanley Investment Management highlights key themes and investment ideas for the recent market volatility.

INVESTMENT INSIGHT
The EDGE: Autonomous Vehicles
Aug 31, 2017

The Counterpoint Global Team researches autonomous vehicles, which use a suite of sensors, actuators and a central computer to "perceive" the environment and automate the driving process. This technology could change our conception of personal transportation.

INVESTMENT FOCUS
Coworking, Friend or Foe?
Dec 03, 2018

In their latest paper, the Real Assets Research and Investing team investigate the impact of coworking on the office sector.

GLOBAL FIXED INCOME INSIGHTS
A Yield Focused ESG Approach
Jan 07, 2019

Can you incorporate ESG investing into a fixed income portfolio without giving up yield? The Global Fixed Income Team shares why they believe the answer is a resounding yes.

GLOBAL EQUITY OBSERVER
In Praise of Tortoises…and Compounders
Dec 17, 2018

A fast-paced hare may seem the more enticing investment, but if your goals are long-term, then the tortoise is a better fit. Bruno Paulson talks compounders.

International Equity

Strategy
Global Franchise Strategy
Invests in global high-quality, franchise businesses, characterized by dominant intangible assets, high returns on invested capital and strong free-cash-flow generation.

Capability : Active Fundamental Equity
Team : International Equity Team
INVESTMENT INSIGHT
Head to Head: Global Franchise and Global Quality
Mar 21, 2018

The International Equity Team’s Laura Bottega poses some topical questions about the team's Global Franchise and Global Quality Strategies to portfolio manager Bruno Paulson.

MACRO INSIGHT
Quality Companies in Today’s Market Environment

Bruno Paulson explains why consumer staples performance is more about earnings than interest rates.

Strategy
Global Sustain Strategy
Invests in 25-50 high-quality, world class companies at reasonable valuations that can sustain their high returns on operating capital over the long term.

Capability : Active Fundamental Equity
Team : International Equity Team
Global Fixed Income
Investment Insight
3Q18 Review/Outlook: Global Fixed Income Opportunities
Oct 17, 2018
Jim Caron provides his review of the third quarter of 2018 and his outlook on market opportunities.
Investment Insight
A Yield Focused ESG Approach
Jan 07, 2019
Can you incorporate ESG investing into a fixed income portfolio without giving up yield? The Global Fixed Income Team shares why they believe the answer is a resounding yes.
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