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Three years of successful factor investing in credit markets
Three years of successful factor investing in credit markets
Factor investing also works in credit markets.
19-07-2018 | Insight
Blokland’s daily sketch
Blokland’s daily sketch
Why US stocks are doing so well.
18-07-2018
Engagement with Roche: What's in it for the company?
Engagement with Roche: What's in it for the company?
Active ownership: a time-consuming burden, or a useful exercise?
17-07-2018 | Insight
Fact or fiction: SI only works with equities
Fact or fiction: SI only works with equities
Hundreds of investors are convinced that sustainability investing offers a better way of buying equities.
16-07-2018 | Insight
Graph of the week
Graph of the week

A costly alarm clock

12-07-2018 | Insight
Robeco involves cyber expert in its investment process
Robeco involves cyber expert in its investment process
Robeco has involved a cyber expert in its investment process for the past year.
10-07-2018 | Insight
Consistently at the forefront of credit management
Consistently at the forefront of credit management
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 UK moves ever closer to a ‘soft Brexit’
UK moves ever closer to a ‘soft Brexit’
Britain is likely to remain half in and half out of the EU after more high drama in the Brexit saga, says Robeco Chief Economist Léon Cornelissen.
10-07-2018 | Insight
China has more to lose from a trade war than US
China has more to lose from a trade war than US
Tariffs will hurt China more than the US as a trade war begins in earnest, Robeco Chief Economist Léon Cornelissen warns.
09-07-2018 | Monthly outlook
 The Robeco Factor Investing Thesis Award
The Robeco Factor Investing Thesis Award
For the second year in a row, Robeco will present its Thesis Award in recognition of excellent financial research.
09-07-2018 | News
The outlook for credits: a slow bleed?
The outlook for credits: a slow bleed?
We are past the peak of the credit cycle and uncertainty lies ahead.
06-07-2018 | Quarterly outlook
 A new president for Mexico: will the real AMLO please stand up?
A new president for Mexico: will the real AMLO please stand up?
What direction will the new Mexican president take?
04-07-2018 | Emerging markets alert
The value of visibility
The value of visibility
This paper analyzes the relation between firm visibility and stock returns.
04-07-2018 | From the field
Some plant trees, we plant ideas
Some plant trees, we plant ideas
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Big data & AI pose challenges for quant investors
Big data & AI pose challenges for quant investors
The advent of big data and artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as a major game-changer for the financial industry.
03-07-2018 | Insight
Achieving your investment goals with factors: improve diversification
Achieving your investment goals with factors: improve diversification
Factor-based strategies can help investors build better diversified portfolios.
28-06-2018 | Insight
How to manage US-China trade war risk?
How to manage US-China trade war risk?
How can the US-China relationship be fixed?
26-06-2018 | Insight
Fintech: hype or structural growth trend?
Fintech: hype or structural growth trend?
Fintech is hugely popular among both professional and retail investors.
25-06-2018 | Interview
Robeco Quarterly June 2018
Robeco Quarterly June 2018
The eighth edition of Robeco Quarterly – our quant, sustainability and research magazine – is published.
21-06-2018 | Magazine
MSCI includes Saudi Arabia and Argentina in its Emerging Markets Index
MSCI includes Saudi Arabia and Argentina in its Emerging Markets Index
Saudi Arabia and Argentina have been promoted to emerging market status.
21-06-2018 | Emerging markets alert
Introducing: Blokland’s daily sketch
Introducing: Blokland’s daily sketch
A new daily graph chosen by Robeco’s chart guru Jeroen Blokland will run every working day from Monday 18 June.
15-06-2018 | Insight
Cybersecurity: turning threats into investment opportunities
Cybersecurity: turning threats into investment opportunities
The number and severity of cyberattacks has surged over the last couple of years.
13-06-2018 | Insight
Three reasons to embrace sustainable investing
Three reasons to embrace sustainable investing
Masja Zandbergen on the three main reasons why investors worldwide embrace sustainable investing.
13-06-2018 | Video
A smart approach to combine quant factors and sustainability
A smart approach to combine quant factors and sustainability
Factor-based equity strategies can help investors achieve sustainability objectives, in addition to better risk-return characteristics.
12-06-2018 | Insight
China on-site: trade war risk and healthcare momentum
China on-site: trade war risk and healthcare momentum
How should Chinese equity investors deal with trade war risk?
12-06-2018 | Insight
A late-cycle approach to high yield
A late-cycle approach to high yield
Has the time come to adopt a more defensive approach to high yield?
11-06-2018 | Insight
Fact or fiction: SI is a niche form of investing
Fact or fiction: SI is a niche form of investing
Sustainability investing has sometimes been considered niche – so the sheer size of it may come as a surprise.
11-06-2018 | Insight
Best economic links of the web 2018
Best economic links of the web 2018

On the weakening outlook for High Yield

11-06-2018
Will it be BRINO – Brexit In Name Only?
Will it be BRINO – Brexit In Name Only?
The UK is likely to end up with a Brexit In Name Only (BRINO) when it ‘leaves’ the European Union, says Robeco Chief Economist Léon Cornelissen.
08-06-2018 | Insight
The Italian crisis - a mere ripple or more of a wave?
The Italian crisis - a mere ripple or more of a wave?
It pushed aside trade war talk and the Korean summit saga to take center stage.
07-06-2018 | Monthly outlook
The misguided beliefs of financial advisors
The misguided beliefs of financial advisors
Financial advice for private investors has been criticized to be costly or of low quality.
06-06-2018 | From the field
Ignore the short-term noise in emerging markets
Ignore the short-term noise in emerging markets
Robeco's Fabiana Fedeli commenting on the short-term noise in and long-term prospects for emerging markets.
05-06-2018 | Video

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