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In May, global trade tensions weighed on markets and tempered growth outlooks as central banks kept policy on hold.

Global money market monthly: trade tensions temper growth outlooks

Published date: June 2019

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We know technological disruptions unfold in non-linear fashion and have profound impacts across society. Yet so often we fail to anticipate them, and even when we do, we still fail to act. Why is this?

Rethinking the future: lessons for better disruption forecasting

Published date: June 2019

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Join Senior ESG Analyst, Joshua Kendall, as he presents Insight's annual responsible investment report. In this webinar we consider how investors can make the most of a responsible investment approach, explain how we work to analyse and engage on ESG risks, and discuss what we have done over the last year to further enhance our approach.

 

 

Webinar: Responsible investment annual report and update

Published date: June 2019

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We typically expect technological advances to develop from a linear process, resulting in non-linear change – but this is not what history shows us. We need a new approach when thinking about future change.

The feedback effect: helping to accurately predict the impact of technology change

Published date: June 2019

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We still hold a cautious view on US and European rates markets where our outright duration bias is close to neutral. Catch up on our monthly fixed income views.

Monthly fixed income snapshot desk views

Published date: May 2019

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We are in a period of transition: the forces that have shaped our world since World War II are in decline while the forces likely to shape our future are as yet unclear.

Please view our recent videos and download our white paper which interpret how these forces are likely to shape the world we will live in over the decades ahead.

The king is dead. Long live the …?

Published date: May 2019

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Jos Vermeulen, Head of Solutions Design at Insight Investment, explains how pension schemes can use an objective analytical framework to assess whether to pursue a buy-in or a self-managed approach.

Webinar: To buy-in or not to buy-in?

Published date: May 2019

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Ren Lin, Head of Client Strategy at Insight Investment, outlines how a pension scheme might maximise the certainty of achieving a buy-out, and the potential impact of a buy-in.

Webinar: How does a buy-in affect a pension scheme's ability to buy out?

Published date: May 2019

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With unemployment and spare capacity in the US and UK at historical lows, inflation protection could become a greater focus for investors over coming years.

Inflation outlook: strategies designed to protect against inflation

Published date: May 2019

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Join Portfolio Manager, Oliver Williams, as he reviews recent developments within emerging market debt and offers an outlook for the asset class.

Webinar: Emerging market review and outlook

Published date: May 2019

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We outline four long-term scenarios for Europe against a backdrop of Brexit, rising populism and shifting political developments.

The future of Europe

Published date: April 2019

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Risk assets recovered over the first quarter and global central banks shifted to a more accommodative stance, pushing back expected rate hikes. However, economic data continued to weaken.

Quarterly fixed income and currency review and outlook

Published date: April 2019

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Investing responsibly is an essential part of managing risk.

Responsible investment is a widely accepted approach to investing for institutional investors. Considering ESG factors in your investment analysis and company engagement supports the pursuit of long-term financial and non-financial objectives.

Putting principles into practice: 2019 responsible investment report

Published date: April 2019

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Discover the latest insights from our investment professionals as they plot a course through global investment markets.

Mapping markets: review and outlook

Published date: April 2019