The rapid growth of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) based funds can make hard to figure out which funds are truly incorporating the three elements, and which are satisfying requirements on a surface level. Click through the gallery below for a series of fund selector tips on the best ways to pick an ESG fund.
Suspicions have been raised about European bond scarcity, but rising yields and declining prices point to further volatility, said Julius Baer head of fixed income, Markus Allenspach.
The recent modest recovery in oil and other commodities prices has prompted some early calls that a widely unloved asset class recently could be close to seeing better days.
While European net wealth exceeded its pre-crisis peak in 2013, reaching a new all-time high of 56trn, concentration of wealth across Europe has risen significantly.
Cyclicals feature heavily in this years S&P Capital IQ Equity Research European Power Picks list
Omar Gadsby takes a less-is-more approach in his role as head of fixed income fund selection at Credit Suisse. By Will Jackson