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Avoiding Dollar Cost Ravaging - Volatility and Retirement

Turbulent markets and low interest rates can be especially challenging for retirees who depend on their investment portfolios. For these investors, low-volatility strategies that emphasize income can offer meaningful advantages.

  • Aug-09-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public
  • PUB ID: MIPX290864

Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble

Details the history and main factors of market bubbles, and looks at the human behaviors that characterize a bubble.

  • Jun-01-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public

Fixed Income: The Risk of Safety

While Treasuries remain sought-after as a relative "safe haven" in fixed income, other bond sectors could offer greater potential for return going forward.

  • Aug-15-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public

Smart Currency Hedging for Smart Beta Global Equities

QS Investors white paper, dated May 2015, outlining hedging currency risk of global equity products benefits long-term investors.

  • Aug-16-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • advisor

Unconstrained investing: not running on empty by any means

WAM's product specialist Robert Abad explains the benefits of unconstrained fixed income strategies in a low-rate, post-Brexit environment.

  • Aug-08-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public

Small is Beautiful

Smaller companies are doing big things around the world such as driving new business formation, increasing competition and generally upsetting the status quo in many industries.

  • May-27-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public

The Long and Short of Brexit

Andrew Belshaw, Western’s Head of Investment Management, London, discusses potential impacts that Brexit could have on the UK, the eurozone and global financial markets.

  • Jul-20-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public

European Equities: Reasons to Believe

Current skepticism about the near-term prospects for European equities doesn’t mean investors must stay on the sidelines.

  • Sep-08-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public

Standing Our Ground: There continues to be value in credit

Co-CIO Mike Buchanan observes that despite recent market conditions, credit remains attractive from a valuation perspective

  • Jul-14-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public
  • PUB ID: MIPX289421

Trends and Opportunities in the U.S. Aggregate Bond Index

Portfolio Manager Bonnie Wongtrakool examines how the transformation in the U.S. Aggregate Bond Index over the past decade has created opportunities to add value through an actively managed approach.

  • Oct-10-2016
  • Whitepaper
  • public
  • PUB ID: MIPX310165

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