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Asset Class Dashboard: February 2022

We are/DigitalVision via Getty Images February brought slight improvements to most asset class categories in the second month of the year. However, many still remained in the red. As global equities continued to decline and with moderate increases in hedge funds, US stocks, bonds and US real estate, they all remained negative. Looking at the […]

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US oil is now a security asset, says Daniel Yergin

A Russian gas pipeline worker. Andrei Rudakov/Bloomberg Text size Daniel Yergin, author of the seminal book The History of Petroleum The priceacknowledged years ago that Ukraine was at the center of a simmering conflict between Russia and the West. In his 2020 book The new card who analyzed the geopolitics of oil, Yergin called Ukraine […]

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Risk premium forecasts: Main asset classes – March 2, 2022

KanawatTH/iStock via Getty Images War, unrest and chaos tend to shorten our attention spans, and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is no different. As the world recovers from the crisis, the backlash is rippling through the global economy and markets. Volatility and uncertainty have increased – in the short term. But when it’s hard to look […]

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Asset turnover ratio: explanation and formula

SunnySideUp/iStock via Getty Images The success of any business is largely based on its ability to effectively use its assets to generate sales. The asset turnover ratio measures how effectively a company uses its assets to generate sales by comparing the value of its sales to the average value of its assets. Generally, companies with […]

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3 key themes in equities and crypto for asset managers in 2022

monsitj/iStock via Getty Images By Tim McCourt In short The maturation of cryptocurrencies has led to increased adoption of crypto products, including centrally cleared and regulated crypto derivatives. As sustainable investments are set to grow, index-based derivatives will be central to hedging ESG exposure. 2021 has been an important year in the world of financial […]