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Responsible investment

Sustainability-Linked Bonds: Our framework for Assessment

AXA IM is committed to the idea that investors will be better positioned if they acknowledge and address climate change and sustainability in their portfolios.

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The real world

Markets are down and there is the threat of war in Eastern Europe.

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Where curves cross

Inflation and the most recent COVID wave might be near to their peaks.

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Beware the sirens’ call

The decision to put cash into markets this year depends on when investors think the interest rate cycle is properly priced.

Responsible investment

Climate change: How investors can help deliver a Just Transition

Climate change is well understood as a systemic risk, but there is less understanding of how the transition to a low-carbon economy might affect society A Just Transition would seek to leave no one b ...

Fixed income

Fixed income outlook: Is the market overly hawkish?

After the bond bear market of 2021, valuations look more attractive in an environment where interest rate rises may already be priced in.


H1 2022 Asia and China outlook - Media Briefing Highlights (with playback)

AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) says that while inflation is currently the main theme and will remain so for the coming year, the underlying upward pressures have peaked in western economies and whe ...

Responsible investment

Carbon offsets: A necessary tool, but only under close scrutiny and precise conditions

If the world is going to limit global warming to +1.5°C from pre-industrial times, as set out in the Paris Agreement, global carbon emissions need to hit net zero by 2050. Every company will have a u ...

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Ouch and happy holidays

The central banks are coming.