Webinars

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1 - 4 December, 2020

The Power of Diversification in the New Normal

What does it really mean to diversify? Over the course of 2020, the answer to that question has changed for many investors. Join us and industry experts to find out how notions of diversification are evolving to account for newly prominent risks, and learn how innovations in passive investing are helping to create more resilient portfolios. 

Upcoming
Type: Upcoming
Wednesday, October 28, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT / 11:00 AM PDT

Discovering Election-Driven Sector Opportunities

History suggests that sectors have a greater potential to over- and underperform during U.S. presidential election years, but finding the right sector candidates to endorse can be challenging.

Upcoming
Type: Upcoming
Tuesday, October 27, 2020 | 11:00 AM EDT / 8:00 AM PDT

Simplifying Risk Management with Index-Based Liquid Alternatives

While 2020's early volatility and bear market may be in the rear view for now, the pandemic and upcoming U.S. elections continue to stoke uncertainty. How are transparent, liquid alternative strategies helping institutional investors mitigate risks and prepare portfolios for the unknown?

Replay
Type: Replay
Thursday, October 8, 2020 | 10:00 AM EDT / 11:00 AM GMT-3

Navigating Low Interest Rate Opportunities and Risks in Brazil

Very low interest rates are a new phenomenon in Brazil, causing many investors to reevaluate their fixed income allocations and consider alternate investment opportunities.

Replay
Type: Replay
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 | 2:00 PM EDT / 11:00 AM PDT

How the Tide is Turning on ESG

ESG investing is at an inflection point. COVID-19 has exposed health, social, financial and political inequities around the world. Conviction-based investing is more top of mind than ever and is increasingly coming up in advisor discussions.

Replay
Type: Replay
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 | 11:00 AM AEST

ESG Goes Mainstream in the Wake of 2020 Upheavals

In 2020, the effects of climate change and COVID-19 have exposed environmental, social, and governance issues around the world and accelerated interest in ESG investing. With so much uncertainty ahead, many advisors are tasked with helping clients invest in a brighter future without compromising their investment objectives.

Replay
Type: Replay
Thursday, September 10, 2020 | 11:00 AM GMT-5

Strategies for Investing in the Innovations Reshaping Our World

Technological innovations, from AI to clean energy solutions, are transforming industries and creating new ones faster than ever before. But are traditional portfolios tapping into these potential sources of growth?

Replay
Type: Replay
Tuesday, August 11, 2020 | 2:00 PM EST

Tailoring Index-Based Strategies to Address Different Risk Philosophies

Risk means different things to different investors. While some exposures can be addressed by mainstream solutions, others require more specialized approaches. Join us to learn how three industry practitioners have used index-based solutions to translate their unique risk philosophies into actionable strategies.

Replay
Type: Replay
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 | 11:30 AM EDT

2020 Mid-Year Review and Outlook for U.S. Insurers

As the U.S. market eyes a recovery and interest rates remain low, the pandemic's impact on the insurance industry is still emerging.

Replay
Type: Replay
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 | 11:00 AM AEST

Has the Pandemic Turned the Commodity Markets Upside Down?

Commodity supply chains came into focus in the first half of 2020, with extreme price volatility affecting a wide range of commodities including energy, food, copper, and gold. Will that volatility persist as global economies rebound?

Replay
Type: Replay