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Research & Investment Strategy

19 February 2020

Tomorrow Augmented: What is the 2019 Word of the Year?

Last year we revealed our inaugural Word of the Year by using our proprietary natural language processing (NLP) framework

Iggo's insight

14 February 2020

Love and life

The natural world is something that we can’t always control. Extreme weather and epidemics are now real threats to the functioning of society and economies. Up front is the coronavirus and its impact ...

Research & Investment Strategy

13 February 2020

Coronavirus – impact on Asia

The potential spillovers of China’s coronavirus on Asia’s tourism, trade, domestic consumption and financial markets

Research & Investment Strategy

10 February 2020

Coronavirus – tracking the path, anticipating the impact

Just over a month since the new coronavirus – known as 2019-nCoV – was officially recognised there is only so much we can say about its likely impact. However, we can examine some plaus ...

Real assets

10 February 2020

Video Insight - PRS: resilient income underpinned by demographics and urbanisation

In our new video, we discuss the findings of our recent whitepaper focused on the Private Rented Sector

Macrocast

10 February 2020

Macrocast - The price of investment

The Iowa primaries did not provide much clarity on how the US presidential race is shaping up. Donald Trump has had a good start to 2020, and we note that the White House has been quite conciliatory ...

Iggo's insight

07 February 2020

Can you rely on bonds?

The nirvana of long-term investing is high returns and low volatility. In core markets, higher returns come from equities, driven by economic growth.

Macro insights

04 February 2020

Coronavirus: First thoughts on the potential economic impact on China

Since the first case was reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO) on 31 December, the 2019-nCoV virus has spread at an exponential rate.

Quant Lab

03 February 2020

NLP-enabled impact investing

AXA IM wants to be able to assess information on how companies have a positive impact regarding the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).