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Which Regions offer the Best Factor Returns

While factor return products are becoming more and more popular, investors may be interested if factor returns are higher in certain regions than others. This month, we investigate the size of factor premiums across regions and discover that they have been higher across some regions than others.

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Asian markets drop in October

Asian equity markets generally posted sharp declines during October. Nevertheless, Asia continues to drive global economic growth, according to the IMF. 

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Clouded outlook for emerging markets

The IMF expressed concern over the outlook for emerging markets during October: as monetary policy continues to normalise in advanced economies, capital inflows to emerging economies could start to decline.

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A choppy month for bond investors

A turbulent October sent investors scrambling for the perceived safety of “haven” assets such as the Japanese yen, US Treasury bonds, and gold. 

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Record Q3 for UK dividends

Concerns about Brexit, global economic growth, geopolitical issues and monetary tightening undermined investors’ confidence during October and share prices generally fell.

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US equities plummet in October

Financial markets experienced a volatile October and the S&P 500 Index experienced one of its worst Octobers since 1928 as investors became increasingly concerned about the outlook for global economic growth and corporate profits, the impending US midterm elections, and relations with Saudi Arabia following the death of prominent dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Gilt yields tumble in October

Turmoil in global financial markets and sharp losses in equity markets drove up demand for gilts during October, leading to a decline in gilt yields.

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A Brexit deal remains elusive

UK share prices fell sharply during October as investors became increasingly rattled by a combination of factors, including concerns over global growth and worries over Brexit. 

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Europe: “a bunch of uncertainties”

European equity markets fell during October against a backdrop of intensifying worries relating to the impact of rising protectionism, Brexit and concerns over Italy’s Budget. 

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October’s global sell-off

October proved a torrid month for investors as equity markets fell heavily. The global sell-off was attributed to a range of factors, including concerns over Italy’s budget, wider worries about Brexit, disappointing corporate profit announcements, and concerns over the consequences of ongoing global trade tensions and the global impact of tightening US monetary policy.

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