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In this 15 minute discussion, our Senior Market Strategist David Jamieson will discuss interest rates, inflation, z-spreads, real yields and other news.

Webinar: LDI review and outlook

Published date: April 2019

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Global central banks are now fully on hold as economic data trends lower. How long will monetary policy be on the sidelines?

Global money market monthly: dovish central banks continue to hold

Published date: April 2019

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Join Senior Portfolio Manager, Bonnie Abdul Aziz, as she reviews recent developments within fixed income and offers her outlook for the asset class.

Webinar: Fixed income review and outlook webinar

Published date: April 2019

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Historically, fixed income investors have been less focused on corporate engagement than equity investors. At Insight, we believe that fixed income investors have a responsibility to engage with companies. This document looks at how Insight conducts proprietary environmental, social and governance (ESG) research that supports direct engagement with companies.

Responsible investment in practice

Published date: March 2019

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In rates markets we expect no hikes in the US over the next 12 months. Economic data, particularly manufacturing indicators, are of increasing concern in Europe. The outlook for the UK surrounding Brexit remains uncertain and Japanese yields will likely be held back by global challenges.

Monthly fixed income snapshot desk views

Published date: March 2019

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After a prolonged period of convergence following the global financial crisis, monetary policy divergence between the US and other major economies has returned.

Monetary policy divergence: opportunities and threats for global fixed income investors

Published date: March 2019

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For many investors, deciding whether to invest in European investment grade corporate bonds represents something of a conundrum.

Accessing credit in a low yielding environment

Published date: March 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: February 2019

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A buy-in may actually make it more difficult to achieve a buy-out. We explain why by comparing different de-risking options using a wider range of considerations. Also, Hamish Watson explains why ScottishPower chose not to conduct a buy-in.

An objective assessment of the impact of a buy-in

Published date: February 2019

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Key issues for investors this year include the softening macro outlook and diverging monetary policy, shifting risks and opportunities in global credit markets, and the evolution of cashflow and liability-driven investment approaches.

Investment themes for 2019

Published date: February 2019

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We invite you to join Portfolio Manager, Oliver Williams and Analyst Simon Cooke, as they review recent developments within emerging market debt and offer an outlook for the asset class.

Webinar: Emerging market review and outlook

Published date: January 2019

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This is an opportunity to hear from Matt Merritt, Head of Multi-Asset Strategy Team, who will update you on our views about the evolving economic and market environment and outline how these developments are shaping your diversified growth.

Webinar: Insight broad opportunities strategy review and outlook

Published date: January 2019

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The market is currently pricing in three hikes over the next 2.5 years, which is broadly in line with our forecast.

Quarterly fixed income and currency review and outlook

Published date: January 2019

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After a difficult year for most asset classes, with a backdrop of rising US bond yields and escalating tensions over global trade, we share our thoughts on some of the major issues for investors as we move into 2019.

Thoughts for 2019

Published date: December 2018