The Malaysian unit of the Swiss insurer spots local investment opportunities even as the global economy sits at the crossroads on growth and interest rates.
The S&P 500 has sustained a bullish momentum, reaching consecutive record highs with tech stocks leading the charge. What will the first half of 2024 hold for the index?
As we enter 2024, financial markets are at a major crossroads. With inflation coming down and central banks’ rate hikes on hold, the big question for investors is: what happens next? With views ranging from a ‘soft landing’ to recession, and from ‘higher for longer’ interest rates to rate cuts, the path ahead is uncertain.
Investors should brace themselves for more volatility in financial markets and look for safe businesses that generate cash while deciding on investment picks, according to Shiraz Poonavala.
In a series focusing on the development of Asian markets in 2024, AsianInvestor zooms in on Japan and how investors might find value in stocks on the backdrop of a strong year.
The end of the year has an ability to stir up equity markets in a positive way. AsianInvestor asks asset managers what sectors and themes are likely to see action in the festive season.
One of Canada's top pension fund managers believes there are plenty of opportunities in the region, even as it strikes a cautious tone on investing in the region's largest economy.
Investors are prioritising diversification of their portfolios and one asset class stands out as a diversifier, according to a recent survey by AsianInvestor's investment intelligence data platform.
Tech stocks have captured investor imagination with the enormous focus on artificial intelligence recently. AsianInvestor asks fund managers whether the hype will continue, and what to expect next.
After a challenging year, there's always a need to rebalance a portfolio even after a positive result. Currency hedging and attractive investment targets are the focus, says Kewpie investment director.
The biggest growth potential lies in equities this year, and Philippine stocks seem especially undervalued, according to a senior executive.
Moving into the second half of 2023, the impact of higher interest rates and the uncertain economic backdrop are likely to remain key concerns for investors. M&G Investments assesses the main factors driving the equities, fixed income, and private markets, and highlights the potential opportunities for selective, diversified investors.