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Global Asset Tracker: High conviction themes move to core of client portfolios

Clients are responsive to the transformational effects global mega trends are likely to have, as well as their ability to boost returns and smooth volatility

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Global Asset Tracker: Global stability prompts push into riskier assets

Respondents to PWM’s fifth annual asset allocation survey recommend clients overweight equities and alternatives at the expense of bonds, but warn of increased volatility and the need for a long-term view

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Global Asset Tracker: Low yield world sparks new roles for debt and alternatives

Concerns about whether bonds still provide protection against falling equities has prompted banks to look elsewhere for diversification

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Global Asset Tracker: Keeping a clear head late in the economic cycle

Respondents to PWM’s fourth annual asset allocation survey still have faith in risk assets, but tactical overweights to equities have fallen in favour of larger exposures to cash

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Global Asset Tracker: Macro mega trends strike chord with wealthy clients

Investments identifying long-term themes, such as the rise of technology and changing demographics, are popular among private banking clients 

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Global Asset Tracker: Asia and emerging markets predicted to enjoy strong year

Most private banks expect Japanese equities to continue to perform in 2018, with European stocks also expected to do well

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Global Asset Tracker: Impact of technology key long-term play for wealth firms

More than 70 per cent of responders to PWM's Global Asset Allocation survey implement cross-sector investment themes, with interest in robotics and AI particularly high

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Global asset tracker: Clock ticking for the low volatility era

A sell-off in global stocks in early 2018 may have spooked investors, but respondents to PWM’s third annual asset allocation survey remain optimistic that the global economy remains on course 

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Global asset tracker: Geopolitical risk dominates asset allocators’ outlook

PWM’s second asset allocation survey comes at a time when economic fundamentals are expected to play a much more prominent role in asset valuations, while managing volatility will also remain key 

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Global Asset Tracker: Don’t fear market volatility – plan for it

PWM’s first asset allocation survey comes at a time when a number of factors have seen volatility dominating markets. Will this continue and how are leading banks positioning portfolios in response?  

Global Private Banking Awards 2022 Highlights

More than 120 banks from 50 countries around the world entered this year’s annual global private banking awards. 19 of those entrants have won more than one award. Of these, six institutions - including Citi Private Bank, BTG Pactual, Erste Private Banking, HSBC Private Banking, Northern Trust, Itaú Private Bank – gained the top position in three categories each. Video highlights from the 2022 Global Private Banking Awards.

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