Portfolio Manager Jack Janasiewicz discusses recent repositioning taken in light of the global coronavirus pandemic and presents some more thoughts on near-term market dynamics.
Learn how option strategies can help manage the volatility of equities and create a smoother ride.
Despite the presence of volatility dampening forces, current average volatility is significantly higher than it was during the previous two low-vol phases.
Equity Analyst Adam Rich talks about how Vaughan Nelson Select takes a concentrated, active approach to equity opportunities.
Low-volatility strategies that combine equity market exposure with premiums from writing index options offer an alternative for risk-conscious investors.
Loomis Sayles credit research analysts believe that while Texas may have thawed out after its winter storm crisis, the repercussions are far from over.
The Loomis Sayles Short Duration Income ETF (LSST) takes an active approach to risk-first fixed income.
Moments of irrational exuberance provide useful reminders that markets don’t always behave in ways consistent with traditional economic theory.
PM Jack Janasiewicz looks at the public sentiments and market dynamics of “meme stocks” and how they might affect investors and portfolios in the near term.
Talk of a market bubble abounds and has for some time. Rather than track headlines, investors may want to consider risk appetite and guidance from the Fed.
Gauging the potential market effects of the post-pandemic economy on the exchange-traded funds universe.
Get seven critical insights into how institutions will tackle risks, opportunities, and challenges in an uncertain 2021.
The Loomis Sayles global equity team speaks about how its approach to value creation is designed for all market conditions.
A look at early Election 2020 results and what they could mean for policy and politics over the near term.
Systematic trading strategies can’t predict election outcomes, but short-term market trends can offer insights and opportunities for investment.
PM Jack Janasiewicz looks at how election years typically bring market volatility – but current economic fundamentals remain encouraging.
The 2020 Global Retirement Index identifies five critical risks to retirement security – recession, interest rates, public debt, climate change, and income inequality – and what they mean for the industry.
AlphaSimplex Chief Research Strategist, portfolio manager and inventor of “crisis alpha” Kathryn Kaminski discusses how her approach can benefit investors.
While continuing public health challenges are tempering momentum, monetary and fiscal stimulus is helping maintain resilience.
As the slow economic recovery continues, a look at regional case surges, recent record market highs, election season, and the path forward.
Vaughan Nelson CEO and Portfolio Manager Chris Wallis shares insights on the economic recovery and near-term market risks.
A look at how trend-following strategies worked to anticipate and contend with the pandemic crisis of early 2020 as compared to previous crisis events.
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.
A look at post-COVID-19 tensions between the world’s two largest economies and what it could mean for investors and emerging markets.
Why panic selling during unsettling times may be one of the worst things long-term investors could do is analyzed over three decades.
A look at the politics behind the US-China trade war, the prospects for a peace deal, and how the 2020 election could help shape US trade policy.
Comparing the benefits and risks of three investment vehicles that investors can consider when planning for short-term expenses.
The 2019 Natixis Global Survey of Individual Investors reveals that investors are conflicted about risk, returns and what they can expect from their investments.
With more than 40 years of experience using index options to manage equity risk, Gateway Investment Advisers offers unique insights on market volatility.
With the return of market volatility, professional fund buyers reveal their top concerns–and how they plan to meet their goals despite them.
How wholesale portfolio managers are finding opportunity amidst geopolitical instability, market volatility, and low interest rates.