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Editorial: Policy mix in motion - Focus: No-deal Brexit and UK banks
One trend that characterises 2019 in contrast to 2018 is the return of the policy mix in most major economies, as a way to fend off the effects of trade war and decelerating growth.
Protecting an equity portfolio form downside risk
Derivatives instruments allow investors to modify the risk and return profile of their portfolios without having to sell, or to buy more of, the assets they hold. In this note, we address ways to protect portfolios from downside equity risks, with the help of equity futures contracts and option strategies.
The green revolution
Our group has decided to place sustainability at the centre of its commitments and of the development strategy for its various activities. Indosuez Wealth Management has addressed these challenges by progressively enriching its offer and adapting its investment processes.
Editorial: On the sunny side of the street - Focus: Fallen Angels: risks and opportunities
The central banks’ put has probably never been as strong as today. Under these circumstances, it is very risky to fight the trend and question central bankers’ commitment.
Profits: The macro versus the corporate view
Profits are at the core of financial markets. In this paper we first review different definitions of profits, derived either from macro-economic statistics, or directly at the company level.
The Growing Mountain of Debt
He who pays his debts becomes richer!
The assertion by the famous author Balzac is alarmingly resonant when we consider...
Editorial: Mind the gap - Focus: Profits are not all the same
Markets are also discounting monetary events, as too, we identify a significant gap between the US central bank’s decisions to change the Federal funds rate and the current fundamentals.
Mitigating climate change: The investable universe
Here we examine how investors can gain exposure to the actors in the transition towards a low-carbon economy, by identifying the relevant technologies, services, and products that help in climate-change mitigation.