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Solvency II encourages risk-seeking behavior
Solvency II encourages risk-seeking behavior
Solvency II regulation should prevent insurance companies from going bankrupt.
02-10-2017 | Research
Two worlds colliding – insights from integrating ESG
Two worlds colliding – insights from integrating ESG
Robeco Global Equity has been structurally integrating ESG information into its research and investment process for the last three years.
04-09-2017 | Research
Using credit information for Quant Equity
Using credit information for Quant Equity
02-08-2017 | Research
Chinese A-shares: does taking risk pay off?
Chinese A-shares: does taking risk pay off?
Is risk rewarded on the Chinese A-share market?
27-07-2017 | Research
Robeco Global Total Return Bond Funds leading approach to ESG integration
Robeco Global Total Return Bond Funds leading approach to ESG integration
The Global Total Return Bond Fund aims to capture opportunities in fixed income classes around the globe.
24-07-2017 | Research
The value of multiple momentum signals
The value of multiple momentum signals
The concept of Momentum is not only a basic principle of physics.
18-07-2017 | Research
Emerging Markets: There’s nowhere we can’t find alpha
Emerging Markets: There’s nowhere we can’t find alpha
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Does Carry add value to existing credit factors?
Does Carry add value to existing credit factors?
Is Carry a factor in its own right in credit markets?
11-07-2017 | Research
Five concerns with low volatility index ETFs
Five concerns with low volatility index ETFs
Equity investors have a choice between active low volatility managers and low volatility index ETFs.
27-06-2017 | Research
Seven steps to ESG integration
Seven steps to ESG integration
Integrating sustainability into the investment process is a strategic choice at Robeco – but it hasn’t happened overnight.
02-05-2017 | Research
Robo-advice is not a hype that will go away
Robo-advice is not a hype that will go away
Robo-advice is a hotly debated topic in the fintech space.
02-05-2017 | Research
Platform power
Platform power
Surging connectivity is powering a new business model: the platform company.
11-04-2017 | Research
The smart beta ETF vogue is no threat to factor investing
The smart beta ETF vogue is no threat to factor investing
The success of smart beta ETFs has raised concerns over a possible ‘overcrowding’ of factor strategies.
29-03-2017 | Research
Investment outlook 2018
Investment outlook 2018
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When paying a high multiple makes sense
When paying a high multiple makes sense
Many investors find it difficult to invest in the stocks of high-quality, high-growth companies because these companies usually trade at high valuation multiples.
22-02-2017 | Research
What’s bad: sugar or fat?
What’s bad: sugar or fat?
It is not fat we should worry about; it is sugar.
06-02-2017 | Research
Research shows link between ESG and profitability in mining
Research shows link between ESG and profitability in mining
Robeco views sustainability as a long term-driver of companies’ performance.
31-01-2017 | Research
Hedge fund bets show Low Volatility is still far from overcrowded
Hedge fund bets show Low Volatility is still far from overcrowded
Thorough analysis of hedge fund data shows that, despite their flexible approach to investing, these funds tend to bet strongly against the low-volatility anomaly.
17-01-2017 | Research
Artificial intelligence: humanity's final invention?
Artificial intelligence: humanity's final invention?
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a broad concept which has been around since the 1950s.
04-01-2017 | Research
Concerns regarding the new Fama-French 5-factor model
Concerns regarding the new Fama-French 5-factor model
Nobel prize laureate Eugene Fama and fellow researcher Kenneth French have revamped their famous 3-factor model.
12-12-2016 | Research
Country Sustainability Ranking shows shifts in Europe
Country Sustainability Ranking shows shifts in Europe
Recently, the semi-annual update of the RobecoSAM Country Sustainability Ranking was released.
06-12-2016 | Research
Suit yourself! Exoskeletons: from science fiction to reality
Suit yourself! Exoskeletons: from science fiction to reality
Since the 1960s, engineers have been working on suits that enhance human strength.
07-11-2016 | Research
Gearing up for self-driving cars
Gearing up for self-driving cars
Road mobility is evolving at great speed.
24-10-2016 | Research
Corporate culture meets competitive advantage
Corporate culture meets competitive advantage
Cultural change is very difficult to accomplish.
19-10-2016 | Research
Strong brands: Ticket to strong performance
Strong brands: Ticket to strong performance
In a world of exploding product choice, consumers increasingly need to cut through the noise to make informed purchasing decisions.
07-10-2016 | Research
Engaging for sustainable palm oil
Engaging for sustainable palm oil
Palm oil is used in many products including food and cosmetics.
03-10-2016 | Research
Low Volatility in historical perspective: Fund investing since 1774
Low Volatility in historical perspective: Fund investing since 1774
As portfolio managers of Robeco Conservative Equities, we want to place our role into a historical perspective and learn from the history of financial markets, and mutual funds in particular.
21-09-2016 | Research
Solar energy: do we have a lift-off?
Solar energy: do we have a lift-off?
The role of renewable energy, such as sun and wind energy, is expected to increase rapidly over the next years.
20-09-2016 | Research
The quality of low-risk credits
The quality of low-risk credits
Recently a new factor was added to the literature: Quality.
14-09-2016 | Research
Honey, how much did you say you paid for these low-vol stocks?
Honey, how much did you say you paid for these low-vol stocks?
Investors are worried about the high valuations of stocks in general and low-volatility stocks in particular.
12-09-2016 | Research
The profitability of low volatility
The profitability of low volatility
Some people argue that the low risk anomaly can be explained by ‘profitability’, an example of a ‘quality’ factor.
08-09-2016 | Research
Factor investing versus sector investing
Factor investing versus sector investing
A recent study suggests that sector investing does as well or even better than factor investing in a long-only context.
01-09-2016 | Research