Economy and Markets

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The path to growth through infrastructure

Our Blog Feb 21, 2017 Colin Moore, Global Chief Investment Officer

There’s no debate: the world needs better infrastructure. And that represents a rare global growth opportunity in today’s polarized world.

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Four ways to add value in fixed income

Our Blog Feb 13, 2017 Colin J. Lundgren, Head of U.S. Fixed Income

Interest rates aren’t the only thing that determines fixed-income returns — know the four sources.

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How to react to rising inflation

Our Blog Jan 20, 2017 Columbia Threadneedle Investment Team

After several years of low inflation — and concerns about the prospect of deflation — portfolios now need to be prepared for rising prices.

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6 key events that could shape markets in 2017

Our Blog Jan 03, 2017 Columbia Threadneedle Investment Team

2016 played host to the unexpected with the U.S. presidential election and Brexit vote. 2017 will bring its own events that could have consequences for global markets.

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Stocks surge while diversification struggles

Our Blog Dec 19, 2016 Jeffrey L. Knight, Global Head of Investment Solutions and Co-Head of Global Asset Allocation

For many investors, the post-election rise in U.S. stock prices hasn’t necessarily translated to a post-election rise in portfolio values. Does diversification still work?

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