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Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Portfolio Manager Interview Adam McCabe, Head of Asian Fixed Income, provides an overview of the asset class and the impact of recent market events in the region. View
Aberdeen Total Return Bond Portfolio Manager Interview Global assets are more volatile, and investors are facing many challenges as they search for yield amid low and even negative rates. Lynn Chen, Head of Total Return Bond, discusses the main challenges and risks in the fixed-income markets currently, attractive opportunities in this environment and the outlook for the rest of the year. View
Asia by Numbers Asia’s rising economic importance makes it impossible to ignore. View
Big ideas in small-cap companies Small-cap companies may deserve a distinct allocation in a diversified portfolio because they can offer a long runway of growth potential with management teams that can often be more nimble.
Emerging Markets Equities Portfolio Manager Interview Devan Kaloo, Head of Global Emerging Markets, discusses the current environment for emerging markets equities along with Aberdeen’s market outlook. View
Hedge funds for everyone As the high yield market has globalized, it has opened more possibilities for investors to access a wider, new set of opportunities.
India by the numbers India’s growth prospects have brightened considerably, particularly with the steady progress that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new government has made with reforms.
Lens on risk: the nuances of risk and investing Risk has many facets for investors to consider. Knowing how various asset classes impact your portfolio and strategizing accordingly can be helpful, but as with most things, there is more than meets the eye.
Reasons why: Why Japan Equity Not only does Japan boast enviable strengths such as a high-quality workforce and technical superiority, there are also many world-class companies that are global leaders in their respective fields. View
Small caps by the numbers Smaller companies have a direct impact on the fundamental health of the U.S. economy, having created in our view a significant amount of the job growth in recent decades.
Steady as she goes: Navigating volatile markets with liquid alternatives When added to a well-diversified portfolio, liquid alternatives are a way to help add stability, limit certain investment risks, and maximize asset allocation strategies.
U.S. Small Cap Equity Portfolio Manager Interview Ralph Bassett, Head of North American Equities, discusses the current environment for U.S. small-cap equity along with Aberdeen’s market outlook.