Diversification? The Last Free Lunch is Getting Leaner

500 names in an index isn’t offering broad diversification today. That’s why maintaining factor diversification is key to Vaughan Nelson’s Select approach.

  • May 19, 2022
Three ETF-Related Observations amid the Russia/Ukraine Conflict

While the humanitarian toll is of paramount concern in the Ukraine crisis, financial implications exist for investors – ETFs may be part of the discussion.

Customized Equity Portfolios Invest for Racial Equality

Learn about our Racial Equity investment approach that uses direct indexing to focus on companies that promote diversity, equity and inclusion.

  • March 9, 2022
Concentration and Active Management Distinguish US Equity ETF

Q&A with Scott Weber, Co-Portfolio Manager of the Natixis Vaughan Nelson Select ETF (VNSE).

Watch
Continued Forward Motion for ESG Investing in 2022

Mirova Portfolio Manager Amber Fairbanks discusses ESG-related innovation, opportunities, risk considerations, evolving regulations, and more.

EQOP – Another First for Natixis

EQOP combines two actively managed equity sleeves into one ETF portfolio, paving the way for others of its type.

A Year in Review: Active ETF Growth, Performance & Trends

Natixis’ ETF experts share encouraging development of active ETFs in 2021 as they gain exposure and momentum among investment professionals and consumers.

Paths to Net Zero by 2050 in Focus at Bloomberg Sustainable Summit

Business, finance, and government experts consider the path to net zero at Bloomberg’s Sustainable Business Summit – Focus on Finance.

  • January 4, 2022
Green Vision: Travel Through Tech Odyssey

Risks of the growing, unpredictable technology sector and its infinite possibilities to meet environmental and social challenges are explored by Mirova analyst.

  • December 15, 2021
Valuations and Fundamentals: A Historical Perspective

While P/E ratios are still close to their historic highs, equities remain attractive when adjusting for interest rates and a different fundamental backdrop.

Green Bonds: The Revolution in Fixed Income

Mirova team members detail green bond basics, accelerating issuance, challenges, and their thoughtful methodology aimed to uncover only issues displaying integrity and ambition.

  • December 7, 2021
Opportune Time to Revisit REITs

REITs can provide a diversified source of income, an inflation hedge and growth potential – but they are often missing from investor portfolios.

7 Themes for Investing in Changing Markets

Views on volatility, risks and trends in a Covid recovering world are shared by Alternatives, Global Bond, and Tactical Allocation Portfolio Managers.

  • November 12, 2021
Who Are the Builders of a Sustainable World?

Jens Peers, CEO of Mirova US, explains his team’s approach to identifying opportunities and why sustainability is an important driver of outperformance.

How Should You Rebalance a Simple Portfolio?

Our research suggests that using asset thresholds rather than a calendar-based schedule provides better outcomes.

2022 ETF Trends to Watch

Predictions for 2022 ETF trends, and a look back at how investor interest developed in 2021, are covered by Natixis’ ETF experts.

Watch
Process Is Paramount for Innovative ETF

In an interview with the NYSE, PM Scott Weber explains the disciplined process behind the innovative Natixis Vaughan Nelson Select ETF (VNSE).

Watch
David Herro on Value Catalysts in Global Markets

Why rising interest rates and a prolonged global recovery should propel value stocks is explained by Harris Associates PM David Herro.

Does Xi Hold the Key to Emerging Markets?

Shorter-term volatility and longer-term structural growth tailwinds for the emerging world as it emerges from the pandemic are explained.

  • October 6, 2021
Watch
Looking to Use Volatility as Opportunity

The Loomis Sayles global equity team speaks about how its approach to value creation is designed for all market conditions.

Watch
ESG Means Business

From seeking to manage risk to uncovering opportunities, ESG (environmental, social, and governance) can be a powerful investment analysis tool for investors.

  • August 6, 2021
Watch
Bottoms Up: Finding Sustainable Growth in a Global Value Chain

Through a pint of beer, take a look at how Loomis Sayles’ Growth Equity Strategies Team analyzes the beverage industry’s global value chain.

  • June 17, 2021
Four Insights on the Pandemic Market and Investor Behavior

Results from our Global Survey of Financial Professionals, conducted in the midst of the pandemic, show that volatility and recession are top concerns and reveal insight into investor behavior in uncertain markets.

Investor Sentiment 10 Years After the Global Financial Crisis

Our 2018 Global Survey of Individual investors finds that amidst a bull market and low interest rates, investors are wrestling with three critical conflicts.

  • November 16, 2018
Institutional Investor Survey: Preparing for a Market Shift

Three ways institutional investors are preparing for a market shift – and how they plan to balance risk management with investment return.

  • February 22, 2018
Winning Trust: Individual Investor Survey

Investors report feeling financially secure, but results reveal they’re seeking financial professionals they can trust.

  • September 26, 2017