Catherine Yoshimoto, director, product management, FTSE Russell
22 May 2019
Investors seeking yield turn to the real estate equities around the globe for their income-generating potential. Initially focused on developed countries, they have recently been showing interest in emerging markets.
China A Shares will join the FTSE Russell’s global equity benchmarks in June 2019. FTSE Russell analyses China's economic metamorphosis over the past 40 years and recent developments in the country's domestic equity and bond markets.
China's $12 trillion bond market is projected to double in size in the next four years. In the meantime, the renminbi has depreciated and sovereign yields continue to fall. What's the outlook for 2019?
The terms that are used to describe funds' level of risk, such as conservative, balanced, and aggressive, carry some ambiguity. Can they be replaced by more objective terms based strictly on volatility measures?
Philip Lawlor, MD Global Markets Research, FTSE Russell
08 Apr 2019
January’s broad risk rally continued in February, as the Fed’s more dovish stance, better-than-expected US Q4 earnings and easing trade tensions buoyed risk appetite. Watch Philip Lawlor, managing director of Global Market Research at FTSE Russell. (Video: 4 min.)