SINGAPORE'S sovereign wealth fund GIC is trying to raise its allocation to real estate from about 7 per cent of its portfolio to its targeted 9-13 per cent. Its difficulty, however, lies in the high asset values around the world currently. The chief.
For this edition of Marketwatch, Geoff Lewis, senior strategist (Asia) of the capital markets and strategy team at Manulife Asset Management , and Juan Nevado, portfolio manager of multi asset at M&G Investments, share their thoughts on how the global.
One of the key structural issues is the low level of foreign ownership in China's bond market. Foreigners currently own only 2.7% (US$243 billion) of bonds in China. They also make up a lower proportion of the sovereign bond market in China, compared.
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India's case has been bolstered by government reforms -- including the implementation of a national tax and opening up of various sectors to foreign direct investments -- which are seen underpinning the $2.26 trillion economy, one of the world's.
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While bonds rated below investment grade now make up less than half of Bloomberg's emerging-market sovereign index, down 14 percentage points from 2013, the sketchier credits aren't resulting in any extra return for investors. Spreads over U.S.
Our U.S. cash holdings are actually yielding between 1 % and 1.5% and are contributing to positive performance. Cash is not ... Chris Chapman, portfolio manager on the $24 billion strategic fixed-income strategy at Manulife Asset Management Ltd. in.
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Once Euroclear agreed in July to settle trades in the bond, the country's borrowing costs accelerated a decline that has pushed them down by almost one percentage point to 3.82 percent since the initial $1.75 billion Eurobond due 2026 came to market.