Our 2020 Active Ownership and Stewardship report is now available
Our 2020 report details our engagement and voting activity in a year marked by the COVID-19 pandemic. It also sets out some of our priorities for 2021 as we seek to help businesses and countries take on the climate challenge.
How the Digital Economy has been supporting life in lockdown?
In a world with increasing online connectivity, how does a typical life in London look like during lockdown, when compared to one in Hong Kong or Singapore?
What is the Evolving Economy?
The Evolving Economy is all about identifying companies that are tapping into multi-decade demographic and technological changes, regardless of their region or sector classifications.
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COP26: Key takeaways for investors
As world leaders gathered in Glasgow in a bid to secure a more sustainable future for the planet, COP26 had a very much ‘make-or-break’ feel about it. There were a plethora of broad and challenging g ...
Outlook 2022: Asia ex. China – Going from export-led to consumption-driven
2021 has been a year of surprises. While economic growth rebounded from rock bottom, the region suffered as the Delta variant spread. This stifled consumption and tightened supply constraints, weighi ...
Outlook 2022: China – Striking a finer balance between growth and sustainability
2021 has been an unusual year for the Chinese economy. As it recovered from the most catastrophic shock in modern history, annual growth rates in the first half of the year appeared buoyant but simpl ...
The challenge for asset managers in the climate crisis
For all the wrangling over targets and commitments at COP26 in Glasgow this month, one thing is clear: The transition to a net zero economy will require vast investment over the next few decades ...
Climate Change Is Making the U.S. Poorer Than It Realizes
The trillion-dollar spending package that the Senate has passed along to the House is being described as a once-in-a-generation fix for America’s deteriorating infrastructure. It should be viewed as ...
The bond market in five charts
As we approach the end of a volatile year in bond markets there’s plenty still going on with arguably something for everyone. Below we summarise five key things we are watching at the moment in manag ...
Tapering, profit and equity prices
The equity market has been through a spectacular rebound since the autumn of last year. However, uncertainty over the next steps for the recovery in the global economy may impair further progress, gi ...
AXA IM Talk on Asia & China Market: China Green Bond: How to benefit from the awakening green giant?
In this month’s video, our Senior Emerging Asia Economist Aidan Yao gives a quick introduction of the status quo and potential opportunities in China’s green bonds market.
Climate change: Nine reasons why COP26 needs to work
Climate change is the greatest threat facing the world today and the urgency for action has increased dramatically. The sixth assessment report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPC ...
Ten Talismans for a New Understanding of Cities in Post-pandemic Times
Living in urban areas has been redefined by the Covid-19 pandemic. Dagmar Haase is a professor of Landscape Ecology at Humboldt University of Berlin, and the recipient of an AXA Research Fund award f ...
China: Riding the green wave
After a year of tepid primary issuance – held back by the global pandemic – activity in the Chinese green bond market came roaring back in 2021. The supply of new bonds jumped to a reco ...
Why scale matters in the evolving landscape of cashless payments
The coronavirus pandemic has undoubtedly accelerated the move to a cashless society. But while we believe this transition will create new investment opportunities, it also means fresh challenges and ...