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Aon Hewitt Retirement and Investment Blog

Weekly Update - 2 February 2015 (APAC)

The weekly update includes a listing of the new pieces of intellectual capital released the prior week, upcoming events, commentary on market experience over the prior week, and a discussion of economic releases during the upcoming week.

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Explosion des rachats – gains à court terme moyennant des problèmes à long terme

Depuis quelques années, les rachats prennent de plus en plus de place dans le paysage des placements en actions. Ce billet porte sur nos interrogations quant à la place qu’ils occupent dans le processus boursier et à leur incidence à long terme. 

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Do Your New Year’s Resolutions Include a Strategic Investment Review?

Sound investment governance is the foundation for meeting investment objectives in a sustainable manner and an annual high-level of review of the investment framework is part of good governance. New Year’s Eve is behind us, but it is not too late for pension plan investors and trustees to resolve to review key elements of their fund structure.

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Asset prices continue to be set by central banks

The ECB's just announced trillion euro balance sheet expansion program now leaves little room for doubt; a decade will have elapsed during which central banks will have set asset prices rather than markets.  To think otherwise is to be downright old-fashioned and wrong.  Not when you are on course to have over $7 trillion of central bank asset purchases (nearing half the GDP of the US) and an equally unprecedented near decade period of zero rates.  

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Avez-vous avez les outils pour réparer le toit quand le soleil brille ?

Depuis les jours les plus sombres de la crise financière, les investisseurs ont connu une longue période de rendements intéressants alors que le soleil a brillé de tous ses feux sur les marchés financiers. Le risque que des secousses surviennent à l’avenir est désormais plus élevé qu’en temps normal, et elles seront probablement plus fréquentes. Il serait judicieux pour les investisseurs de voir comment protéger leurs portefeuilles et d’être en mesure d’agir rapidement lorsque la conjoncture le permet.

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Retirement Income Considered Through a Unique Quantitative and Qualitative Framework

This blog post addresses the appropriate evaluation framework for clients considering retirement income solutions.

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Sustainable Investing – Divestment

Sustainable investing’s latest hot topic is Divestment. In this blog post, Aon Hewitt explores divestment from a Canadian perspective.

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Weekly Update (APAC)

The weekly update includes a listing of the new pieces of intellectual capital released the prior week, upcoming events, commentary on market experience over the prior week, and a discussion of economic releases during the upcoming week.

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Opportunistic Strategies for Navigating a Changing Credit Landscape

New bank regulations implemented in response to the global financial crisis have led to a reduction in bank lending activity that has long-term implications for the way businesses and consumers borrow. That dynamic presents opportunities for alternative credit providers, such as opportunistic credit investment funds, to step in where banks are pulling out

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The Impact of Cheaper Oil

This blog post discusses a longer-term global risk of volatile oil prices as well as summarizes a recent note issued by our Global Asset Allocation team on the subject.

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