We’ve reviewed our 2022 Fixed Income Outlook. As the Russian/Ukraine conflict continues, our position remains intact – with some caveats for institutional investors. Altaf Kassam and Des Lawrence share their insights.
Low yields, new capabilities, and structural changes are driving a move towards indexing across the fixed income spectrum.
say that increased use of indexing is a high priority for both core and non-core fixed income exposures over the next three years.
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Cost Ultra-low yields mean fees have a larger impact than ever on Fixed Income returns.
Performance Quantitative Easing suppresses volatility, leading to a crowding out effect on alpha opportunities.
Flexibility Index strategies can complement active strategies and provide investors with greater flexibility.
Indexing and Replication Sophisticated indexing techniques focus on minimizing costs and controlling risks while adding value.
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1Source: SSGA as of December 31, 2021. 2Based on 358 global respondents. Q: To what extent is your institution prioritizing each of the following strategies for its fixed income portfolio over the next three years? 3 Based on 1 year performance as of 2Q21.
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