Frontier and Smaller Emerging Markets - the Performance Paradox
Market Update from the Global Asset Allocation Team – March 2021
The reflationary trade gathered some notable momentum in February as investors braced for massive US fiscal spending, which emboldened calls for a sharp revival in growth as global vaccinations accelerated and coronavirus infections receded.
Is the Bond Market Getting Ahead of Itself?
The shape of the yield curve has changed significantly over the past six months.
Market Update from the Global Asset Allocation Team – February 2021
Global equity markets lost some steam in January, with the MSCI All Country World slipping 0.5% during the month. Regionally speaking, developed markets assumed the brunt of the weakness and underperformed their developing counterparts. Both the S&P 500 and the MSCI gauge of international equities shed 1.1%, while the S&P/TSX slid more modestly (-0.6%). By […]
Market Update from the Global Asset Allocation team – January 2021
A tumultuous 2020 came to a close on a positive note amid optimism that the distribution of safe and effective vaccines will revitalize the economy in 2021.
ESG Everyday: A Framework for Fixed Income Portfolios
The words Environmental, Social and Governance have become commonplace in the lexicon of investors of late.