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14 February 2020
Love and life
The natural world is something that we can’t always control. Extreme weather and epidemics are now real threats to the functioning of society and economies. Up front is the coronavirus and its impact ...
13 February 2020
Coronavirus – impact on Asia
The potential spillovers of China’s coronavirus on Asia’s tourism, trade, domestic consumption and financial markets
10 February 2020
Coronavirus – tracking the path, anticipating the impact
Just over a month since the new coronavirus – known as 2019-nCoV – was officially recognised there is only so much we can say about its likely impact. However, we can examine some plaus ...
07 February 2020
Impact investing: A win-win alternative?
Jonathan Dean, Head of Impact Investing, breaks down what exactly defines impact investing, why people are talking about it and where these opportunities can be found.
07 February 2020
Can you rely on bonds?
The nirvana of long-term investing is high returns and low volatility. In core markets, higher returns come from equities, driven by economic growth.
05 February 2020
Why high-yield bonds are an alternative to equity investments
As investors, we are often liable for thinking in specific asset class buckets rather than taking a broader view of the investment universe. Yet, taking that cross-asset class view can allow for some ...
03 February 2020
NLP-enabled impact investing
AXA IM wants to be able to assess information on how companies have a positive impact regarding the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
31 January 2020
The opportunity set
Investors are rightly concerned about the coronavirus. We don’t have the ability to judge how long the epidemic will last and how bad it will get.
29 January 2020
Investing in emerging markets: Myths, opportunities and misconceptions