Asset Managers Highlights
Sustainability gains momentum in derivatives industry   
(Friday - December 06, 2019)
Source: Smart Brief - Sustainability has become a buzzword across virtually every industry. Decades of environmental initiatives have combined with “woke” consumers to place increased pressure on companies to look at their products and operations from...
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Sustainable finance’s biggest problems, by the people who know best    
(Thursday - December 05, 2019)
Source: Euromoney - Leading bankers in sustainable finance fear that, despite the advances and the rhetoric, the industry is not moving quickly enough. Euromoney asked 20 regional and global heads of sustainable finance for their views: what the...
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General election: Brexit 'offers chance to reboot UK economy'   
(Thursday - December 05, 2019)
Source: BBC - Mr Waiton said he believed Brexit was a "matter of democracy" that would allow the country to make its own rules and its own laws.
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What a ‘no-deal’ U.S.-China trade scenario would mean for stocks and bonds   
(Wednesday - December 04, 2019)
Source: MarketWatch - Imagine there’s no trade deal and that the U.S.-China battle is left to rumble on through most of next year instead.
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U.S., China Move Closer to Trade Deal Despite Heated Rhetoric   
(Wednesday - December 04, 2019)
Source: Bloomberg - The U.S. and China are moving closer to agreeing on the amount of tariffs that would be rolled back in a phase-one trade deal despite tensions over Hong Kong and Xinjiang, people familiar with the talks said.
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Companies aren't prepared for the trade war to get worse   
(Tuesday - December 03, 2019)
Source: CNN - The trade truce struck by the United States and China in October eased business concerns that more damaging tariffs were on the way. But some companies may be too complacent.
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The Way Out for a World Economy Hooked On Debt? Yet More Debt   
(Monday - December 02, 2019)
Source: Bloomberg - A decade of easy money has left the world with a record $250 trillion of government, corporate and household debt. That’s almost three times global economic output and equates to about $32,500 for every man, woman and child on...
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The Fourth Industrial Revolution is redefining the economy as we know it   
(Friday - November 29, 2019)
Source: World Economic Form - The Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) upends current economic frameworks. Who makes money - and how - has changed. Demographics have changed. Even the skills that brought our society to where we are today have changed. Leaders...
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China’s October industrial profits post biggest fall since 2011 amid trade war and sliding producer prices   
(Wednesday - November 27, 2019)
Source: South China Morning Post - Profits at China’s industrial firms continued to slide in October, posting their steepest fall since 2011 as producer prices remained weak and trade tensions with the US weighed on the world’s second largest economy.
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Cement’s CO2 Emissions Are Solved Technically, But Not Economically   
(Wednesday - November 27, 2019)
Source: CleanTechnica - Cement is the gray glue that binds our cities and industries together. It makes tall buildings possible and foundations strong. It helps us bridge rivers and valleys and keeps wind turbines upright. We don’t have a replacement...
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