Tag Archives: Eurozone

Eurozone: Noisy Politics, Steady Economics

Andrea Brasili is a Senior Economist in charge of providing analysis on macroeconomic issues. After Brexit and the US presidential election, a third ballot nightmare materialized in December when the Italian constitutional referendum ended in a wide defeat for Prime Minister Matteo … Continue reading

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3 Things the European Investment Grade Fixed Income Team Talked About Last Week

1. Spain – Politics to the Fore Again Spain has been without a government since national elections in December 2015. No party has managed to secure a majority in those elections, leading to the most fragmented parliament since 1977. A … Continue reading

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3 Things the European Investment Grade Fixed Income Team Talked About Last Week

1. Japanese Government Bonds – Canaries in the Coalmine? In late January 2016, the Bank of Japan (BoJ) surprisingly cut their deposit rate to -0.10%, despite BoJ Governor Kuroda denying that he had contemplated such an action only a few … Continue reading

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What to expect for mutual fund flows after Brexit?

While it has only been a week since the U.K. referendum vote, our featured contributor Gabriel Altbach, Pioneer’s Head of Global Strategy and Marketing, took a look at the preliminary fund flow data to see how investors and advisors were reacting.

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Investing after “Brexit”

In the end, it happened and Europe will no longer be the same! Contrary to recent market expectations, the “Leave” camp won, leading to increased uncertainty over the future of Europe. After the unexpected “Leave” outcome of the U.K. referendum, … Continue reading

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