Understanding Trade, Tariffs, and Market Volatility

How recent news about tariffs has impacted capital markets and if investors should look past the trade wars.

15 Timeless Investment Virtues

In uncertain markets, bullish and bearish soundbites abound in equal measure. David Lafferty offers his thoughts on making sense of the conflicting signals.

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What’s Fueling Global Markets?

Inflation, rising rates, volatility and Brexit: Market strategists discuss factors and trends fueling today’s global markets.

2018 Outlook: The Active Manager’s Perspective

A panel of Natixis investment managers discuss their market outlooks for 2018

Going Green: ESG Fixed Income Investing for Global Markets

Green bonds are making inroads into global fixed income markets as the focus on climate change and ESG investing heats up.

4 Reasons Why the VIX May Double in the Next Year

Identifying key factors and risks that could cause stock market volatility to increase in the coming months.

Macro & Market Commentary

Macro Strategies Research Analyst Craig Burelle presents his macro views, including changing monetary policy, risk factors, and market outlook.

Why Credit Investors Should Be Mindful of Equity Performance

That a firm's credit and equity performance always move in tandem is a common misconception.

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Exercise Caution: Gauging the Way Forward in Current Markets

Despite positive signs from current markets, investors may want to continue to exercise caution in today’s environment.

World Faces Aging Population and Retirement Funding Burdens

Aging population and economic growth trends challenging how investors worldwide approach retirement funding.

After the Eurozone Crisis: Europe’s Economic Renaissance

Three market specialists reflect on Europe’s improving economic conditions five years after the Eurozone Crisis.

What’s It Take to Deliver Superior Risk-Adjusted Returns?

Loomis Sayles’ Growth Equities Team thinks an Alpha Thesis is key.