BlackRock Freezes Chinese Bond ETF Launch
BlackRock indefinitely paused its planned launch of a Chinese Bond ETF. The ETF was originally planned to be launched in Q2 2022. Insiders interviewed by the Financial Times attribute the reverse in course to heightened tensions between the US and China, as well as the shifting macroeconomic landscapes in the two countries.
The Challenges Ahead for China's Economy
Will fresh stimulus and monetary easing be enough to revive China’s struggling economy? Insights by CME Group Chief Economist, Blu Putnam. Create a CME Group account: More Features, More Insights. Get quick access to tools and premium content, or customize a portfolio and set alerts to follow the market.
What China's Slowdown Means For Commodities
China’s growth rate has decelerated sharply. What are the implications for its stalling growth? Insights by CME Group Chief Economist, Blu Putnam.
Global News: Companies Mandating Vaccines, New Climate Concerns & IMF's Record Payment
- More companies require employees to get vaccines - The IMF tries to boost global liquidity - The IPCC warns of climate risks - Uber's financing partner gives Africa a cash infusion - The Chinese government announces a new five-year plan to strengthen control over key sectors of the economy.
Opportunities in Emerging Market Equities
TCW Emerging Markets Portfolio Manager Andrey Glukhov weighs in on macro drivers for Emerging Markets and describes the current landscape in light of COVID-19, low rates and stimulus efforts. He also shares long-term themes he is focused on and how investors should be thinking about an EM allocation in their overall portfolios.
The ETF Show - White Swans vs. Black Swans
Record highs across the major equity averages 10 years into a bull market may raise concerns about risk. Kevin O'Leary, chairman of O’Shares Investments provides insight into his ETF investment philosophy and explains why he focuses on quality and diversification. Christian Magoon, founder & CEO of Amplify ETFs offers insight into black swan risk events and explains how to buffer against downside and find upside potential.
Kevin O'Leary Live on LinkedIn with Asset TV
Kevin O'Leary, ABC Shark Tank star and Chairman of O'Leary Ventures, joins Asset TV live on LinkedIn for a discussion about investing in watches, wine, and companies led by women. During this 45-minute conversation, he also covers politics, the economy, big tech, the trade war, and entrepreneurship.
The ETF Show - Managing Innovation Risk
Innovation is a key component of driving change but there are risks associated with the rewards. Luke Oliver, Managing Director, Head of Index Investing, Americas at DWS Group discussed innovating amid shifts in the investing landscape. Rory Riggs, Founder & CEO at Syntax Advisors offers his perspective on diversifying and managing business risk.
ClearBridge Investments - Dividend Strategy Update
ClearBridge Portfolio Manager Peter Vanderlee, CFA discusses the value of focusing on companies with strong dividend profiles in times of market stress, the stability of energy infrastructure companies’ cash flows over the longer term and risks to watch in 2019.
China: Trade, Tech, and Economic Slow-Down
TCW Sovereign Analyst David Loevinger discusses the implications of the trade and tech war on the Chinese economy.