Fixed

Breaching Benchmark Borders in Emerging Markets

Finding value and managing risk in emerging markets debt often means seeking opportunities beyond the constraints of a broad market benchmark.

EM Central Banks Enter Uncharted Policy Waters

Previously, EM policymakers sought to protect their currencies when capital flows suddenly stopped. Now, they are trying to protect growth—at any cost.

Global Bond Market Brief

We unpack the latest developments to help investors navigate the global bond market.

Fed Moves Up Rate-Hike Timeline

Inflation remains a key focus.

Fed Commits to Help for the Long Haul

Here’s the role the Federal Reserve has played in the 2020 economy, and what policymakers are expecting for the rest of the year.

Global Governments Unleash Viral Response to World’s Economic Ills

COVID-19 continues to spread, and countries are ramping up their responses to protect vulnerable economies. Will their efforts pay off?

Fed Prescribes Rate Cut for Virus-Related Economic Ills

The Federal Reserve surprised markets with an emergency 0.50% rate cut on March 3. Our investment managers explore the move and potential market responses.

Emerging Markets Debt May Lift Performance Potential for Australian Investors

Sr. Client Portfolio Manager Joyce Huang explains why an unconstrained, "benchmark-agnostic" approach with a rigorous risk-management effort may offer a better solution than tracking a benchmark index.

Emerging Markets Debt: An Important Diversifier

The return potential of developing economies is a given. But, the ability to capture it without undue risk is not.

Rising Debt and Deteriorating Credit Quality Expose Potential Risks of Index Investing

As the global economic cycle matures, certain risks inherent in fixed-income investing will become more apparent.