Insights

June 2020

The risk rally continues.

FIXED INCOME DESK

In Credit - Weekly Snapshot

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.

22 May 2020

Asset Allocation Update

Maya Bhandari & Felicity Long

Portfolio Manager & Client Portfolio Manager

Our thoughts on the world today

Global economic activity has suffered a “sudden stop” as authorities have sought to contain the spread of the Covid-19 virus by shutting down economies.

May 2020

Dismal data and downgrades continue.

FIXED INCOME DESK

In Credit - Weekly Snapshot

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.

11 May 2020

Investment grade credit: how cheap are credit spreads?

Christopher Hult

Portfolio Manager, Fixed income

From the middle of February to late March was one of the worst periods of performance for risk markets in general and for investment grade (IG) credit in particular. This was in response to the Covid-19 crisis and was marked by both the speed and extent of the spread widening.

29 April 2020

Coronavirus modelling: a U-shaped recovery

Investment team

 

Economic recovery from Covid-19 is the big unknown. Using US GDP as a base case, this chart illustrates how we could get there.

April 2020

Oil prices down, credit downgrades up.

FIXED INCOME DESK

In Credit - Weekly Snapshot

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.

April 2020

Coronavirus: research, research, research…

Colin Moore

Global Chief Investment Officer

At Columbia Threadneedle Investments, our team of 180 analysts and research associates is dedicated to original, independent research. Working collaboratively across all major asset classes our teams utilize big data and analytics, such as machine learning and augmented intelligence, to turn information into forward-looking insights that add real value to investment decisions, enabling consistent and replicable outcomes for our clients.

16 April 2020

Market updates

Investment team

 

Investment team updates | 16 April 2020

15 April 2020

Q&A: Japan, Covid-19 and coping with market volatility

Daisuke Nomoto

Portfolio Manager, Japanese Equities

The past few weeks have been volatile for both global and Japanese markets amid Covid-19 concerns, presenting a challenging time for investors globally.

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