06DEC 2017


Outlook 2018: Global bonds

Will 2018 be another year in bond nirvana or are the storm clouds set to upset bondholder stupor?

01DEC 2017


Outlook 2018: Multi-asset

We are focused on generating returns while the going is good, but also remain alert to any sign that the benign backdrop may be changing.

01DEC 2017


Outlook 2018: Multi-manager

It will be important to seek a margin of safety when investing in 2018 as high valuations are widespread and inescapable.

01DEC 2017


Outlook 2018: Global economy

In the first part of our series of articles assessing the outlook for next year, Keith Wade discusses whether the Goldilocks combination of strong growth and low inflation can continue in 2018.


30NOV 2017

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint

Economic and Strategy Viewpoint - December 2017

As the synchronised upswing continues, we are upgrading our global growth forecast for 2018.

29NOV 2017


14 years of investment returns: history’s lesson for investors

Equities were the best performing asset class between 2004 and 2017, but it has been a rollercoaster ride. Diversification can help you smooth out those highs and lows.

23NOV 2017


World pension ages on the rise: when will you retire?

State pension ages are rising around the world. We compare increases in different countries and suggest how people can still retire early

21NOV 2017


Bon Bonn? What the UN Climate Conference taught us

The 23rd UN Climate Conference in Bonn last week showed that the world needs to seriously accelerate efforts to counter climate change.

20NOV 2017


Political risks simmering: Spain, Italy and Austria divided

In this month's infographic we look at the political risks simmering in Europe and the potential issues with global growth without wage inflation.

15NOV 2017


The complete package

We look at the small changes in packaging that could have a big impact on climate change efforts.