Our Highlights


On My Mind: Yield Curve Hysteria

Sonal Desai, our Fixed Income CIO, suggests the yield curve is telling us nothing about what lies ahead for the real economy.


Trade Tensions Flare: Where Do We Go from Here?

Central bank actions and new trade tensions have created more questions than answers.


Understanding the Climate Change Challenges Facing Consumer Goods Companies

Report back from roundtable co-hosted by the Carbon Disclosure Project and Franklin Templeton.


Health Care Sector Innovation—How Biopharma Scientists Save Lives Globally

Equity Markets explores biotechnology entering the most transformative phase our health care analysts have seen in 25 years.


Where Bricks Are Beating Clicks—Implications For Last-Mile Real Estate

How e-commerce disruption helps real estate? Alternative Views explores the global demand...


Midyear Outlook: Reining In Risk

Our senior CIOs discuss their global investment outlook and how they are looking to play defense in uncertain times.


Kuwait’s Emerging Markets Arrival Signals New Era of Investment

Kuwait stands on the cusp of a new era of investment with...


An Investor’s Perspective on the Proposed Taxonomy for Sustainable Finance

Fresh from discussions at the Responsible Investor Europe Conference some immediate...

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