Investment Institute

Future Trends

Our latest thinking on the megatrends changing the way we work, live and invest.


We believe sustainable investing is key to long-term financial returns.

Annual Outlook

Terugblik Eindejaars Expert Meeting 2021

  • by AXA Investment Managers
  • 21 December 2021 (15 min read)

Climate change: Nine reasons why COP26 needs to work

  • by AXA Investment Managers
  • 03 November 2021 (5 min read)
Macroeconomic Research

Climate change: The economic cost of inaction

  • by David Page
  • 26 October 2021 (5 min read)


Our latest thinking on the rapid rise of digitalisation and what it means for investors and the future.


We explore demographic growth, urbanisation, ageing and lifestyle, and the long-term investment opportunities.

Industry & Regulation

Our insights into the latest industry developments that investors need to know.


Carbon offsets: A necessary tool, but only under close scrutiny and precise conditions

  • by Virginie Derue
  • 14 September 2021 (10 min read)
Industry & Regulation

Decoding China’s regulatory paradigm shift

  • by Aidan Yao , Shirley Shen
  • 03 September 2021 (7 min read)
Industry & Regulation

Fit for 55: A carbon pricing upheaval

  • by Hugo Le Damany
  • 27 July 2021 (10 min read)

Guest Articles

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Bijdrage Christiaan Weijts Eindejaars Event AXA IM

  • by AXA Investment Managers
  • 15 December 2022 (10 min read)


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