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Caron’s Corner  •  Apr 19, 2021  •  9:16 Min

Twin Peaks: After Growth and Fiscal Spending Plateau, What Comes Next? 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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PATH  •  Apr 15, 2021

Developed Markets Leading the Charge 

Andrew Harmstone
Rapid vaccine rollouts, combined with stimulative policy, have made Developed Markets and particularly the US, leaders of the global recovery. Yet there are reasons to be cautious, as record levels of equity issuance and inflows create a tug-of-war.

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Consilient Observer  •  Apr 14, 2021

Market-Expected Return on Investment 

Michael Mauboussin, Dan Callahan
This report describes market-expected return on investment (MEROI), which measures the return at which the present value of a company’s profits equals the present value of its investments. This allows executives and investors to see how high the bar is set. Measuring returns has become harder as investments have shifted from being mostly tangible to intangible. We gain a clearer view of returns and expectations by separating expenses and investments properly. We break new ground by connecting valuation and accounting.

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Insight Article  •  Apr 12, 2021

Preferred Market Update 

Kevin Lynyak, James Benadum
Kevin and James  provide an update on the Preferred Securities Market, which saw a rebound in March thanks to stabilizing interest rates and retail inflows.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Apr 12, 2021  •  10:53 Min

Inflation Rising Sharply but Is it Anchored or De-anchored? 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Insight audio  •  Apr 09, 2021  •  7:01 Min

Municipal Update with John Dillon 

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John Dillon, Lead Municipal Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Managed Solutions Team, discusses trends and opportunities in the municipal markets. Listen now.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Apr 08, 2021

Decarbonisation: The Basics 

Vladimir Demine, Candida de Sliva
Decarbonisation 101. The International Equity Team discusses how a high quality equity portfolio can help investors seeking to reduce their carbon footprint.

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Tales From the Emerging World  •  Apr 07, 2021

Brazil: Populism versus Commodities  

Ruchir Sharma
Will doubts about economic reform prevent Brazil from capitalizing on the nascent revival of commodity prices in emerging markets? Ruchir Sharma, Chief Global Strategist and Head of Emerging Markets, discusses.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 31, 2021

ESG in Sovereign Fixed Income Investing: Identifying Opportunities, Correcting Biases 

Soledad Lopez, Navindu Katugampola, Barbara Calvi
The Global Fixed Income Team’s newly enhanced Sovereign Sustainability Model is a significantly updated and comprehensive approach to evaluating ESG performance for Sovereign issuers.

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Global Multi-Asset Viewpoint  •  Mar 31, 2021

Will the Bond Bear Kill the Equity Bull? 

Cyril Moulle-Berteaux, Sergei Parmenov
MSIM’s Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment perspective in the latest viewpoint: “Will the Bond Bear Kill the Equity Bull?"

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Global Equity Observer  •  Mar 31, 2021

Why big brands thrive in a digital age 

Nic Sochovsky
Hasn’t the internet leveled the playing field for big and small brands? Nic Sochovsky of the International Equity team looks at why big brands continue to thrive in the digital age.

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Insight Article  •  Mar 30, 2021

2021 Investment Outlook: Managing Portfolio Risk During a Period of Equity Highs and Interest Rate Lows 

William Littleton, Ron Bezoza, Nathan Sheldon
The Managed Solutions Group examines how the markets performed in 2020 and provides their thoughts on what they expect for 2021.

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Market Pulse  •  Mar 30, 2021  •  8:42 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

Kevin Lynyak
Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Mar 29, 2021  •  6:21 Min

After the U.S. in Q1, Where Is the Next Big Growth Surprise? 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Insight audio  •  Mar 26, 2021  •  7:46 Min

Municipal Update with John Dillon 

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John Dillon, Lead Municipal Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Managed Solutions Team, discusses trends and opportunities in the municipal markets. Listen now.

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Insight Article  •  Mar 25, 2021

Why Emerging Markets Leaders Now? 

Vishal Gupta
Investors seeking a risk-managed approach to emerging markets growth should consider Emerging Markets Leaders their guide, says Portfolio Manager, Vishal Gupta.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Mar 22, 2021

Have We Reached ‘‘Peak Surprise” for 2021? 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 21, 2021

ESG Investing: Living in a Material World 

Leslie Delany
Can exemplary corporate behavior on ESG issues really translate into better financial results? As Leslie Delany of the Applied Equity Advisors team explains, the answer is a resounding yes. The key is materiality.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 19, 2021

How to Select Sustainable Compounders 

Vladimir Demine
Vladimir Demine explains the International Equity Team’s process for building highest quality ESG integrated portfolios.

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Insight Article  •  Mar 19, 2021

In the Search for Yield, Alternative Lending Delivers 

Kenneth Michlitsch
Consumer borrowers demonstrated fundamental resilience in 2020, which validated fintech-driven alternative lending’s long-term value proposition in our view.

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PATH  •  Mar 18, 2021

Markets jitter, but economy on track 

Andrew Harmstone
The prospect of inflation, rising interest rates and investor exuberance are making markets jittery. Yet economic recovery appears to be on track. Andrew Harmstone and his team discuss what this means for their portfolios.

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Insight Article  •  Mar 18, 2021

Machine Learning Is Changing the Game for the Next Generation of Consumer Borrowers 

Kenneth Michlitsch
Ken Michlitsch, AIP Alternative Lending Group Portfolio Manager, interviews Upstart CEO David Girouard about the increasingly important role machine learning plays in the consumer lending process.

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Takeaways & Key Expectations  •  Mar 17, 2021

Equity Market Commentary - March 2021 

Andrew Slimmon
In his March TAKE, Andrew Slimmon addresses three timely questions that currently puzzle investors about opportunities in the equity market and potential ways to put additional funds to work.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 17, 2021

Investing Wisely By Avoiding Permanent Destruction of Capital 

Jill Ytuarte
Jill Ytuarte breaks down what the International Equity Team believes is their chief responsibility to clients.

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Market Pulse  •  Mar 16, 2021  •  10:22 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

Kevin Lynyak
Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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Global Fixed Income Bulletin  •  Mar 15, 2021

A Tantrum, or the Return to Fair Value? 

Global Fixed Income Team
It’s all about the economy. According to the Global Fixed Income Team, the outlook for fixed income, more than ever, is about the trajectory of the economy and policymakers’ attitude towards it.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Mar 15, 2021  •  7:05 Min

The Fed: Waiting For (the) Go-Dot 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 15, 2021

Holistic and Responsible Investing in a Rapidly Changing World 

Laura Bottega
Laura Bottega discusses how global factors encourage companies to balance profit and ESG.

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Insight Article  •  Mar 12, 2021

"Undiscovered" Secondary Markets 

Jarrod Quigley
Secondary markets for hedge funds and private credit may not be well known to investors, but they can offer compelling returns and important risk mitigation benefits.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 10, 2021

ESG Is Crucial to High-Quality Compounding 

Bruno Paulson
Bruno Paulson explains what role ESG plays in the International Equity Team's recipe for compounding.

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Tales From the Emerging World  •  Mar 09, 2021

Why the Housing Boom Has Legs 

Ruchir Sharma
The pandemic has been full of surprises for global markets, none more unexpected than the housing boom. Ruchir Sharma, Chief Global Strategist and Head of Emerging Markets, explores.

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Market Pulse  •  Mar 08, 2021  •  7:24 Min

Bond Yields Are Actually Low, Not High 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 08, 2021

ESG Focus Adds Value For Our Clients 

Vladimir Demine
Vladimir Demine explains why having a dedicated head of ESG research is the right thing to do for clients.

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Crain's Notable Women on Wall Street 

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Cindy Dishmey, head of Data Strategy for Investment Management’s Global Real Assets group, named in Crain’s 2021 Notable Women on Wall Street list.

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Market Alert  •  Mar 03, 2021  •  4:44 Min

Market Alert with Andrew Slimmon: No Panic, DC is Doing it Instead.  

Andrew Slimmon
Andrew Slimmon, Head of the Applied Equity Advisors Team, offers a timely perspective on what is shaping the markets now as well as insights on investment opportunities and risk within global equities. Listen to his Market Alert.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Mar 03, 2021

Being Principled, Without Sacrificing Return 

William Lock
William Lock explains why there is no need for compromise between returns and principles.

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Barron's Best Fund Families of 2020 

Counterpoint Global
5th ranked Morgan Stanley Investment Management—which debuted on Barron’s list in 2019 ranked 47th—made its mark in 2020 thanks largely to its Counterpoint Global team, which ushered five different funds to returns exceeding 100% for the year.

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Market Pulse  •  Mar 02, 2021  •  16:47 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

Kevin Lynyak
Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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The Future Is Digital 

Yacine Saidji, John Watson
Digital infrastructure has earned its stripes as an essential service during the pandemic. That will have significant implications for the future of the asset class, say Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners’ Yacine Saidji and John Watson

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Caron’s Corner  •  Mar 01, 2021  •  8:53 Min

There’s a Thin Line Between Easy and Tight Policy 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Market Pulse  •  Feb 28, 2021

Preferred Market Update 

Kevin Lynyak, James Benadum
Kevin and James provide an update on the Preferred Securities Market, after another month of rising rates and robust primary market issuance.

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Market Pulse  •  Feb 26, 2021  •  8:23 Min

Municipal Update with John Dillon 

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John Dillon, Lead Municipal Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Managed Solutions Team, discusses trends and opportunities in the municipal markets. Listen now.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Feb 25, 2021

The Material Risk Indicator: A proprietary framework for assessing ESG risks and opportunities 

Vladimir Demine, Nathan Wong
How to record ESG company risks and opportunities in a consistent and comparable way? The International Equity Team explains the Material Risk Indicator.

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Takeaways & Key Expectations  •  Feb 24, 2021

Equity Market Commentary - February 2021 

Andrew Slimmon
In his February TAKE, Andrew Slimmon explains an indicator he has watched spanning back to his days as a financial advisor in the 1990s.

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Global Equity Observer  •  Feb 24, 2021

Insta-engagement 

Bruno Paulson, Laura Bottega
Having engaged with company management and their boards for more than 20 years, Bruno Paulson explains why the International Equity team favours meaningful long-term engagement over faddy box-ticking.

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Sustainable Investing  •  Feb 24, 2021

Assess, Engage, Perform: The Value of ESG Integration within High Yield 

Sarah Harrison, Navindu Katugampola, Barbara Calvi
Integrating ESG considerations into the high yield market presents both challenges and opportunities for investors. The Global Fixed Income team provides tangible examples of how their ever-evolving ESG framework has helped contribute to both alpha generation and risk mitigation in the last year.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Feb 22, 2021  •  10:22 Min

Clearing Initial Hurdles on the Track to Recovery 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Global Multi-Asset Viewpoint  •  Feb 20, 2021

What’s in Store for Real Rates in the U.S.? 

Sergei Parmenov, Cyril Moulle-Berteaux
MSIM’s Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment perspective in the latest viewpoint: “What’s in Store for Real Rates in the U.S.?"

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Market Pulse  •  Feb 17, 2021  •  12:15 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

Kevin Lynyak
Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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PATH  •  Feb 16, 2021

Socially Divided 

Andrew Harmstone
The struggles of workers during the COVID-19 pandemic have brought into sharp focus long-standing social issues that affect every sector of the economy. The Global Balanced Risk Control Team looks at the investment implications.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Feb 16, 2021  •  8:04 Min

Rising Yields v Sustainable Growth: What Tips the Scales? 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Convergence  •  Feb 16, 2021

Culture Quant Framework 

Counterpoint Global
Company culture is essential to unleashing the ingenuity that drives intangible investments, yet it continues to defy quantification. Counterpoint Global identified employee retention as a significant indicator of culture. They show how it correlates with attractive stock returns and how this analysis is integrated into their Sustainability Research process.

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Global Fixed Income Bulletin  •  Feb 15, 2021

Alea iacta est ('the die is cast') 

Global Fixed Income Team
We want to own those areas that can withstand further macro/virus volatility and higher yields but have enough yield/spread to offer reasonable 2021 returns.

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Engagement Report  •  Feb 12, 2021

ESG and Sustainable Investing Report 

Kristian Heugh, Marc Fox, Emily Tsui
The Global Opportunity team shares its annual report on ESG engagement activity.

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Market Pulse  •  Feb 12, 2021  •  8:16 Min

Municipal Update with John Dillon 

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John Dillon, Lead Municipal Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Managed Solutions Team, discusses trends and opportunities in the municipal markets. Listen now.

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Insight audio  •  Feb 12, 2021  •  6:31 Min

Emerging Market Allocation: How Much to Own? 

Jitania Kandhari
Jitania Kandhari, Head of Macroeconomic Research for the Global Emerging Markets Team and Co-Manager of the Active International Allocation Portfolio, reviews three key approaches to answer the most popular question her team gets asked – "How much should we invest in EM?"

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Insight audio  •  Feb 12, 2021  •  5:43 Min

Why We Believe Emerging Markets Are Poised for a Comeback 

Jitania Kandhari
Jitania Kandhari, Head of Macroeconomic Research for the Global Emerging Markets Team and Co-Manager of the Active International Allocation Portfolio, outlines four trends she believes will lead to an EM comeback in the next five to ten years.

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Insight Article  •  Feb 10, 2021

The Rise of Hedge Fund Co-Investments 

Jarrod Quigley
Hedge fund co-investments have an important role to play in client portfolios, explains AIP Hedge Fund Solutions Team Managing Director Jarrod Quigley.

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Tales From the Emerging World  •  Feb 09, 2021

Why Crypto Is Coming Out of the Shadows 

Ruchir Sharma
Ruchir Sharma, Chief Global Strategist and Head of Emerging Markets, looks at how cryptocurrencies are rapidly gaining popular support as alternatives to gold and the dollar.

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Insight Article  •  Feb 09, 2021

All we are saying is give EAFE a chance 

Bruno Paulson
Bruno Paulson suggests reasons to believe it may be possible for EAFE to “out-earn” the U.S. in 2021 and beyond.

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Insight Article  •  Feb 08, 2021

Emerging Market Allocations: How Much to Own? 

Global Emerging Markets Team
The Global Emerging Markets Team argues that most investors own far less in EM than logical allocation models recommend, and are poised to miss an EM comeback.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Feb 08, 2021  •  9:04 Min

Some Like it Hotter: The Inflation Debate Between Janet Yellen and Larry Summers 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Media Appearance  •  Feb 04, 2021

Dennis Lynch Featured in The Wall Street Journal 

Dennis Lynch
Dennis Lynch’s Inception Portfolio won the stock-fund race in The Wall Street Journal’s quarterly Winners’ Circle with a gain of 150%.

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Market Pulse  •  Feb 03, 2021  •  10:55 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

Kevin Lynyak
Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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Insight Article  •  Feb 01, 2021

Press Release to the Announcement pursuant to Section 14 para. 3 sentence 1 no. 2 of the German Securities Acquisition and Takeover Act (Wertpapiererwerbs- und Übernahmegesetz – WpÜG)  

As of today, the offer document for the voluntary public takeover offer (cash offer) of Kublai GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, an affiliate of funds managed and advised by Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Inc., to the shareholders of Tele Columbus AG, Berlin, Germany, for the acquisition of their registered no-par-value shares in Tele Columbus AG (ISIN DE000TCAG172) as well as its non-binding English convenience translation are available for distribution free of charge at BNP Paribas Securities Services S.C.A., Frankfurt Branch, Europa-Allee 12, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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Market Alert  •  Feb 01, 2021  •  5:01 Min

Market Alert with Andrew Slimmon: Volatile Markets Can Create Opportunities. Have a Plan. 

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Andrew Slimmon, Head of the Applied Equity Advisors Team, offers a timely perspective on what is shaping the markets now as well as insights on investment opportunities and risk within global equities. Listen to his Market Alert.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Feb 01, 2021  •  7:11 Min

Despite Some Volatility, We Are Sticking With Our Reflation Thesis 

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Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Global Equity Observer  •  Jan 31, 2021

Avoiding losing money in equities 

Bruno Paulson
For earnings that can hold up in tough times, the International Equity Team explains why they advocate for high quality compounders.

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Market Pulse  •  Jan 29, 2021  •  9:41 Min

Municipal Update with John Dillon 

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John Dillon, Lead Municipal Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Managed Solutions Team, discusses trends and opportunities in the municipal markets. Listen now.

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Insight Article  •  Jan 28, 2021

20 International Stocks You Don’t Want to Miss, According to Barron’s Investing Experts 

Kristian Heugh
Barron’s recently convened a panel of three global money managers and an economist to lead a virtual tour of international economies and markets. En route, they identified 20 attractive non-U.S. stocks that should be on investors’ radar.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 27, 2021

The More Rates Stay the Same, the More Things Change… 

Robert Leggett, Jonas Kolk, Brian Buck
The New Year celebration this year took different meaning than usual as many looked to turn a new chapter into 2021 and put the global pandemic-induced struggles of 2020 behind them. Read more about how the money market landscape may look this coming year.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 26, 2021

Promising Signs for Securitized Products 

Gregory Finck
The impacts of COVID-19 on risk and performance across securitized sectors have varied significantly. Yet, the Securitized Fixed Income team believes the market has reasonably adjusted credit spreads to reflect current risk profiles making a promising outlook for securitized assets in 2021.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Jan 25, 2021

The Market Expects a Q2 Boom; The Virus Might Think Otherwise 

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Market Pulse  •  Jan 22, 2021  •  10:02 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

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Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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Media Appearance  •  Jan 21, 2021

Dennis Lynch Featured in Investor’s Business Daily  

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"Want to talk about the best mutual funds? Dennis Lynch is lead manager of Morgan Stanley Insight Fund, one of the mutual fund industry’s heavyweight champs."

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 20, 2021

Seeking Value in European High Yield 

Sarah Harrison, Shane McNamara
A closer look at the European High Yield sector reveals an improvement in quality over the long-term. Read why the Global Fixed Income team believes there is a compelling case to be made for investing in this sector in 2021.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 19, 2021

2021 Global Real Estate Outlook: Recovery, Re-Pricing and Reflationary Fundamentals 

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The uneven nature of the depth and timing of the expected economic recovery means more differentiated real estate investing opportunities. Morgan Stanley Real Assets Investing provide investors with an insight into what the new real estate cycle being ushered in may bring.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Jan 19, 2021  •  7:06 Min

The Biden Stimulus Package Takes Center Stage  

Jim Caron
Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Insight Article  •  Jan 15, 2021

Market Timing in Private Investments 

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In this paper, the PSG Team analyzes whether GPs have been able time the market and increase investments in favorable years. The team concludes that GPs have not historically taken advantage of market timing and thus investors should increase their commitments in order to obtain the desired exposure to investments at favorable valuations.

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Market Pulse  •  Jan 15, 2021  •  11:29 Min

Municipal Update with John Dillon 

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John Dillon, Lead Municipal Portfolio Manager, Fixed Income Managed Solutions Team, discusses trends and opportunities in the municipal markets. Listen now.

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Global Multi-Asset Viewpoint  •  Jan 15, 2021

Emerging Markets: Poised for a Multi-Year Upcycle 

Sergei Parmenov, Cyril Moulle-Berteaux
MSIM’s Global Multi-Asset Team discusses their investment perspective in the latest viewpoint: “Emerging Markets: Poised for a Multi-Year Upcycle"

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Global Fixed Income Bulletin  •  Jan 15, 2021

Everything’s Changed… Nothing’s Changed: Extraordinary Returns in an Extraordinary Year 

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Our Global Fixed Income team discuss an extraordinary 2020 and argue that monetary and fiscal policy will play a critical role in asset performance in 2021.

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Tales From the Emerging World  •  Jan 12, 2021

The Top Ten Trends of 2021 

Ruchir Sharma
Ruchir Sharma, Chief Global Strategist and Head of Emerging Markets, unveils his top ten trends of 2021.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 12, 2021

2021 60 Second Market Outlook: Ruchir Sharma - Emerging Markets Equity Team  

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Ruchir Sharma, Chief Global Strategist and Head of Emerging Markets, outlines the three primary reasons why markets rallied in 2020 despite economic turmoil.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 11, 2021

Today’s Hedge Funds: Solutions to a 60/40 Problem 

Mark van der Zwan
With risk markets near historical highs and rates near zero, return expectations for traditional 60% equity /40% bond (60/40) portfolios are at the lowest level they’ve been in more than ten years. Against this backdrop, we see renewed interest in hedge funds, particularly in strategies that have evolved to complement 60/40 risk in very specific ways. Four strategies worth highlighting are high active risk, opportunistic investments, alternative yield and risk mitigation.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 11, 2021

Now It Gets Tougher 

Andrew Slimmon
Though we expect 2021 to be an overall good year for equities, we should anticipate a tougher road ahead, with a lot more volatility. Hear more from Andrew Slimmon, Head of our Applied Equity Advisors Team.

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Caron’s Corner  •  Jan 11, 2021  •  7:35 Min

How High Can Yields Rise Before it Spells Trouble? 

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Jim Caron, Portfolio Manager and Head of Global Macro Strategies for the Global Fixed Income Team, shares his macro thematic views on key market drivers.

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Market Pulse  •  Jan 11, 2021  •  10:37 Min

Fixed Income Update with Kevin Lynyak 

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Kevin Lynyak, Head of Fixed Income Managed Solutions and Lead Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, discusses trends, risks and opportunities in the fixed income markets. Listen now.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 11, 2021

2021 60 Second Market Outlook: Andrew Slimmon - Applied Equity Advisors Team 

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Andrew Slimmon, Head of the Applied Equity Advisors Team, provides a 60 second overview of why he believes that 2021 will be an overall good year for equities, but we should anticipate a tougher road ahead, with a lot more volatility.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 10, 2021

The Haze of Uncertainty Is Lifting 

Andrew Harmstone
Economic uncertainty wrought by COVID-19 and U.S. politics is dissipating. Our Global Balanced Risk Control Team discusses several likely growth catalysts in 2021 and what they mean for our positioning.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 10, 2021

2021 60 Second Market Outlook: Andrew Harmstone - Global Balanced Risk Control Team 

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Economic uncertainty wrought by COVID-19 and U.S. politics is dissipating. Andrew Harmstone, Head of the Global Balanced Risk Control Team, discusses several likely growth catalysts in 2021 and what they mean for our positioning.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 05, 2021

2021 Credit Outlook: Buy the Vaccine Reflation, Sell Expectations of a Policy Reversal 

Global Fixed Income Team
The Global Credit team believes the global economy is primed for a strong 2021 with Central Banks happy to run easy policy even when inflation starts to rise, politicians committed to growth policies and corporates focused on investment to take advantage of the fiscal drive and low cost of debt.

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2021 Outlooks  •  Jan 05, 2021

2021 60 Second Market Outlook: Global Credit 

Richard Ford
Richard Ford, Portfolio Manager, Global Head of Credit, provides a 60 second overview of why the team believes that the global economy is primed for a strong 2021.

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