Tag: Currency Risk

Evaluating The Brexit Threat

Evaluating The Brexit Threat

Evaluating The Brexit Threat by Darren Williams, Alliance Bernstein Britain’s debate on staying in the European Union has moved into overdrive, weighing heavily on the pound. If Britain does vote to exit (known as “Brexit”), the impact on the UK […]

Currency Risk, Still An Afterthought?

Currency Risk, Still An Afterthought?

Currency Risk, Still An Afterthought? by Anton An, Matthews Asia The recent slowdown in emerging markets and the anticipation of a U.S. Federal Reserve tightening cycle have wreaked havoc on many Asian currencies. What was once an afterthought for equity […]

Global Bonds – Strengthen Your Core

Global Bonds – Strengthen Your Core

Global Bonds – Strengthen Your Core by Scott DiMaggio and Alison Martier, AllianceBernstein Core bond investors tend to have a strong “home bias.” But our research shows that global bonds have offered comparable historical returns and considerably lower volatility than […]