September 24, 2021

Values driven investors put ESG at the heart of thematic investment

Research has shown that value-driven consumers represent over half the population. This is revolutionising the markets, and has been one of the key drivers that crowned ESG the future of investing.

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September 15, 2021

Strong picture for the G4 countries

The month of August was marked by the highly awaited Jackson Hole symposium, at which Jerome Powell alluded to the beginning of tapering while still maintaining an overall accommodative stance.

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September 14, 2021

Some clouds but there is still confidence in the air

In August, the investing environment was troubled, with the impact of the Delta variant and the new regulatory measures applied by the Chinese government disquieting investors, afraid of the consequences of the supply-side constraints (labour and product-line shortages) generated by these events.

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September 13, 2021

Global stock market closes August in green territory

August was a quiet month for continental Europe, with the European Parliament in recess and no announcements from the European Central Bank.

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September 13, 2021

Taking the economy off life support

The world economy has significantly recovered since the lows of 2020 and, in most developed markets, it is close to pre-pandemic levels.

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September 9, 2021

Key changes in 2021 shareholder voting issues

With most Annual General Meetings taking place in the first half, the year’s trends were well-established before the autumn ‘back to school’.

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September 2, 2021

Guide for Insurers: Sustainable Investing Questions Answered

A strong global focus on climate change by governments, regulators and consumers has led to Environmental, Social Environmental (ESG) considerations taking a centre stage in investment decisions.

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August 27, 2021

Summer Reading

Discover Candriam's best articles in H1 2021!

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August 26, 2021

The German Question in the Post-Merkel Era

In less than a month, Germany will vote to elect the new Bundestag, the German Parliament, which will eventually produce the first post-Merkel government in 16 years

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