Europe: Into the Void
Over the last 12 months, core European government bond yields tumbled from over 2% to below 1%, while European peripheral yields declined by even more. This brief paper provides some perspective on these watershed shifts in valuation, their probable causes, as well as what's likely to come next.
Core Conservative Strategy
A quintessential “no surprises” strategy, this lower-risk Core Fixed Income Strategy has been managed by the same portfolio manager since inception.
Long Duration Corporate Strategy
This strategy offers a time-tested approach to long duration management from a firm with decades of experience solving liability problems.
Long Government/Credit Strategy
This strategy offers a basic way for plans to extend duration, emphasizing high-quality spread sectors over lower-yielding Government sectors, prioritizing bottom-up, research-based security selection.
Building on an earlier paper, Odenius and Rajan apply key metrics to assess the adequacy of FX reserves across a large and investable universe of emerging markets and devise stress tests to simulate three distinct shocks and their impact on FX reserves. (October 2014)
China's economic transition represents a monumental challenge-it has become much more difficult for the world's largest exporter to simultaneously maintain rapid growth and financial stability. Based on our ongoing analysis, however, we believe China has the tools to avoid a hard landing.(September 2014)
Prudential Fixed Income to manage new $666.5 million CLO, September 3, 2014Read More