Markets View More
Global market strategist Esty Dwek argues that despite low bond yields and yield curve inversions, a recession is not a foregone conclusion.
Five points for investors to consider in light of recent volatility in the equity and fixed income markets.
An analysis of recent market volatility and how US-China trade turmoil may continue to affect markets and investors in the near term.
Portfolio Construction View More
Six midyear asset allocation trends derived from in-depth analysis of financial advisor moderate model portfolios submitted to Natixis Portfolio Clarity®.
Balancing performance, fees, investment processes, and equity allocation parameters is key to evaluating target date fund managers.
Taking the hits and fighting for potential returns – preparing portfolios to contend with equity market volatility.
Research View More
The 2019 Natixis Global Survey of Individual Investors reveals that investors are conflicted about risk, returns and what they can expect from their investments.
Individuals and professionals say ESG investing can help them align assets with personal values—and has the potential to drive real results.
Our recent survey of defined contribution plan participants explores just how prepared Americans across generations are for retirement.
Investors may want to pay attention to companies committed to addressing water security challenges and sustainable economic development.
Mirova’s fixed income specialists discuss how investors can find opportunities and encourage sustainability through green bonds.
Find out why offering an ESG-driven target date fund option led one investor to invest more in his 401(k) plan.
Wealth Management View More
Despite the investment world’s focus on short-term performance, achieving long-term goals may require a longer-term perspective.
Identifying a portfolio’s risk factors – the underlying investment exposures that drive returns – is a critical step in the asset allocation process.
A look at how equity separate account strategies can add value on an after-tax basis.