International Investing with Foresters Financial Services
For many investors, trade wars, geopolitical issues and economic growth - remain top of mind. Despite these challenges, how can they uncover opportunities and avoid pitfalls? Please join Pedro Marcal, Director of International Equities, as he discusses the current global landscape and the risks to investors as well as his short-term outlook for global stocks.
Active Management: Rebound to Last in 2019?
Andrew P. Folsom, Senior Investment Analyst of Global Manager Research at Wells Fargo Investment Institute discusses the best performers in the first half of 2019 and what the Institute's research and models are signaling.
MASTERCLASS: ESG Investing - August 2019
ESG investing has evolved over the past decades with institutional and retail investors contributing to the growth in ESG assets under management. With an increase of flows into active management going into ESG funds and millennials boosting demand for different investment choices, it's not just ethic and values that are driving the growth. Investors are incorporating ESG factors and traditional financial analysis into the investment process. In this panel discussion, 3 experts discuss regional and generational trends in ESG investing and highlight some of the common misperceptions surrounding ESG solutions within multi-asset class portfolios: Guillaume Mascotto Vice President, Head of ESG and Investment Stewardship at American Century Investments Joshua Kendall, Senior ESG Analyst at Insight Investment Max Messervy, Responsible Investment Consultant at Mercer
MASTERCLASS: Global Investment Outlook 2019
U.S. equity valuations are elevated and hovering near historical levels. The outlook for global monetary policy and unsynchronized economic growth conditions present its own set of challenges amid trade tensions and geopolitical concerns. In this panel discussion, 2 experts offer perspective into the potential investment tailwinds and headwinds for the second half of the year: Christian Thwaites, Chief Strategist, Brouwer & JanachowskiNoah Wise CFA, Senior Portfolio Manager, Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) Multi-Sector Fixed Income - Plus team
Transparency in Emerging Markets
In Ivy Investments' Global Midyear Outlook, Dan Hanson of Ivy Investments shares his thoughts on the importance of transparency for emerging markets.
Financial services, biotech highlight global opportunities
Portfolio manager Jody Jonsson discusses themes, sectors and companies that have piqued her interest in today’s changing global marketplace.
Stocks Advance Ahead of Central Bank Meetings
U.S. stocks advanced on the heels of the debt-ceiling deal and optimism over trade talks. The GBP pulled back as Boris Johnson was named U.K. prime minister.
ETF Show - Transformative Trends
Thematic investing is a way for investors to get exposure to the transformative forces and specific market segments that can create investment opportunities. Roundhill Investments' Will Herhsey weighs in on the growing appetite for eSports. Global X's Jon Maier highlights sector investing in China.
Buying Opportunities in the U.S.-China Trade War
To date, 2019 has brought "exciting" and unexpected twists, according to Global Small Cap Equity Portfolio Manager Trevor Gurwich. How does that - and the lingering uncertainty of trade relations and the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates - affect portfolio construction? Hear Trevor's outlook for the quarter.
5 Trends That Could Disrupt Markets
What risks lie beyond the near-term horizon? PIMCO experts discuss the secular trends that have the potential to disrupt the global economy, financial markets and investors’ portfolios over the next several years.
SPDR S&P International Dividend ETF (DWX)
How and Why to Look Overseas for Dividend Funds
Using Fundamentals to Create Adaptable ETFs
Obtaining the right ETF exposure begins with knowing what you want to accomplish. Ed Rosenberg, Head of ETFs at American Century Investments discuss what drives market volatility, how products can adapt to market cycle change, and giving your portfolio the proper exposure.