Chief Investment Strategist David Lafferty expects a challenging market environment to continue in 2019, but reasons for cautious optimism remain.
Stock market turbulence may not reflect business fundamentals and could represent value opportunities for active managers.
Amid Fed rate increases, EU economic tensions, and the US-China trade war, insights on where markets may be headed and how investors might prepare.
The 2018 Global Survey of Financial Professionals revealed advisors are confident about their own ability to handle market factors for themselves and for their clients, but are concerned about investors making three key mistakes.
Sustainable companies may not only resonate with investor values – they may be better positioned for good business long-term.
Analyzing market headwinds and tailwinds via business fundamentals may provide investors some insights into where they might be headed over the short term.
Diversifying away from traditional fixed income may be advantageous in a rising rate landscape, explains Loomis Sayles Strategic Alpha manager.
A sign that markets may be ready for change.
In a late-expansion market, a tactical, flexible approach may be key to finding steady portfolio income.
A look at the potential path of the global economy, potential headwinds to growth, and the likelihood of a recession in the near-term.
David Herro of Harris Associates reflects on the first half of 2018 and how volatility can create value for active managers.
In a context of lower return and scare diversification potential, a differentiated approach should be considered when looking at equity markets..
The ‘High-Dividend Minimum Volatility’ approach aims to combine: low risk, sound diversification, and an emphasis on cash flow-generating investments..
How non-correlated assets, like managed futures strategies, could work to help offset volatility and steep price declines.
An active management approach may help manage portfolio risk and uncover opportunities in the current market environment.
With the return of market volatility, professional fund buyers reveal their top concerns–and how they plan to meet their goals despite them.
How financial professionals plan to navigate market volatility in 2018 by giving advice from both sides of the brain.
Traditional financial theory might suggest that low-volatility stocks are less rewarding than high-volatility stocks, but this may be misleading.
Despite facing a triple threat, institutional investors weren’t surprised by geopolitical, interest rate, and volatility risks.
A panel of Natixis investment managers discuss their market outlooks for 2018
ESG is no longer an investment idea whose time will come. It has already arrived.
Financial professionals play a key role in helping investors manage risk and reach financial goals in all market conditions.
How wholesale portfolio managers are finding opportunity amidst geopolitical instability, market volatility, and low interest rates.