An active management approach may help manage portfolio risk and uncover opportunities in the current market environment.
In uncertain markets, active managers have an opportunity to react to pricing pressures related to fundamentals and valuations.
With the return of market volatility, professional fund buyers reveal their top concerns–and how they plan to meet their goals despite them.
A snapshot of an investment strategy’s outcome over a quarter can often mask the way risk and return are realized over the course of a longer time period.
Why investors should distinguish between signals of prolonged economic downturn and short-term market volatility noise.
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.
How recent news about tariffs has impacted capital markets and if investors should look past the trade wars.
Despite facing a triple threat, institutional investors weren’t surprised by geopolitical, interest rate, and volatility risks.
As an active international minimum volatility ETF, Seeyond’s MVIN could help prepare your portfolio for the next market cycle.
A look at the potential roles options-based equity strategies can play in portfolios.
Experts share their views on volatility levels, global macro risks, and non-traditional routes for managing volatility.
As volatility spiked and equity markets declined, investors learned 3 valuable lessons from “February Break 2018”.
How potential decreases in market liquidity and demographic changes may create challenges for passive investing.
A look at recent market turbulence and what equity volatility could mean for portfolios
Inflation, rising rates, volatility and Brexit: Market strategists discuss factors and trends fueling today’s global markets.
A look at rising equity volatility, the VIX spike, and why investors may need to be prepared for continued market turbulence.
Forming a more complete understanding of volatility and the ways it can be managed
Chief Investment Strategist Dave Lafferty shares his views on recent market volatility and what investors might be able to expect moving forward.
A panel of Natixis investment managers discuss their market outlooks for 2018
A look at how rising interest rates and a growing retiree population might affect markets and investors.
Equity substitutes, equity complements, and equity diversifiers. All of these strategies may play a role in risk mitigation, but they do so in different ways.
Steady economic expansion and strong corporate profit growth, along with low price correlation across individual stocks, have driven realized stock market volatility to record lows.
Identifying key factors and risks that could cause stock market volatility to increase in the coming months.
A look at the potential benefits and risks of a range of factor-based investing strategies.
Not all smart beta strategies are built the same – some utilize a passive index-based approach while others are actively managed.
Managed futures strategies may provide complementary performance to equity allocations, which can enhance portfolio diversification.
Alternative investments have the potential to enhance diversification, hedge volatility, and augment returns, though beware of the risks.
Financial professionals play a key role in helping investors manage risk and reach financial goals in all market conditions.
Using an outcome-oriented investment strategy to develop actionable portfolios focused on financial goals.
Strategies to consider now for when market volatility comes back from its extended vacation.
Exploring misconceptions and recent market trends around factor-based investing.
Economic, environmental, and sustainable impact of the US president’s actions.
How wholesale portfolio managers are finding opportunity amidst geopolitical instability, market volatility, and low interest rates.
When considering Passive and Active ETFs, it is important to understand the potential upside and downside of each approach.
Active ETF strategies have an increased ability to navigate potentially volatile markets.