John Chisholm • October 21, 2014
In a world of big data, fundamental investment managers would do well to embrace quantitative techniques.
Andrew Barber • October 22, 2014
Trade data in Japan surprises to the upside, Bank of England notes reveal a dovish slant; more oil data to be released.
Morgan Harting, Sammy Suzuki • October 22, 2014
The days of easy index-driven returns are over, but there is still plenty of opportunity to find alpha by focusing on strong companies.
Katie Gilbert • October 21, 2014
Big players such as Swiss Re plan to offer farmers in Africa, Asia and other emerging markets insurance products linked to weather indexes.
Andrew Barber • October 21, 2014
Chinese GDP and other measures register at multiyear lows and the pace of home sales in the U.S. is expected to accelerate.
Jeffrey Kutler • October 20, 2014
Wireless devices like the iPhone are less vulnerable to cyberattacks than are the computers that banks and other high-profile targets are scrambling to protect.
Andrew Barber • October 20, 2014
Apple earnings in the spotlight, Germany reports PPI levels and gold bulls return.
Mike Hugman • October 19, 2014
The greenback’s gains are likely to be modest, and many EM economies have reduced their vulnerability with structural reforms.
Andrew Barber • October 18, 2014
As third-quarter earnings annoucement season gains steam, equity investors balance macro risks with corporate guidance.
Georgina Hurst • October 17, 2014
As the epidemic cripples West African countries at the heart of the crisis, new cases in the U.S. and talk of travel restrictions could generate wider economic damage.
Andrew Barber • October 17, 2014
Oil is down over 25 percent from its yearly high in some markets; Janet Yellen speaks today; earnings season rumbles on.
Andrew Barber • October 16, 2014
During the recent global equity market sell-off, fear of a recession in Europe and the quarterly earnings report season are in focus.
David Turner • October 16, 2014
Despite its sluggish economy, the country offers attractive stock picks from a corporate sector whose earnings have outpaced GDP growth.
Tom Buerkle • October 15, 2014
A fresh flirtation with recession in the euro area, and a lack of resolve to confront it, is undermining confidence in global markets.
Allen T. Cheng • October 15, 2014
Rising inequality and unaffordable housing are helping fuel the demonstrations that threaten Hong Kong’s standing.
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