25 February 2021

Full-year 2020 earnings

Press Release

AXA IM has recorded an excellent performance in 2020, in what has truly been an exceptional and challenging year for the industry, businesses and individuals. Our diversified and global approach based ...

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18 February 2021

AXA IM further embeds ESG capabilities across its business

Corporate news

Building on its maturity as a longstanding responsible investor, AXA IM further embedded Responsible Investment (RI) capabilities within its two business units, AXA IM Alts and AXA IM Core, in 2020. R ...

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12 February 2021

AXA IM's David Page - UK reaction: Positive Q4 GDP likely to see UK avoid double-dip recession

Market commentary

David Page, Head of Macro Research at AXA Investment Managers, comments on the latest UK GDP figures

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05 February 2021

AXA IM's David Page - UK reaction: BoE defers negative rates even as growth outlook weakens

Market commentary

David Page, Head of Macro Research at AXA Investment Managers, comments on the latest developments at the Bank of England:

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17 December 2020

UK Reaction: MPC sits tight amidst “unusual” uncertainty

Market commentary

David Page, Head of Macro Research at AXA Investment Managers, comments on the latest developments at the Bank of England:

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03 December 2020

Green bonds market to top the $1tr mark in 2021

Market commentary

With a record number of issuances following the launch of various sovereign green bonds and overall diversification of issuers, 2020 has been another huge step forward for the green bond market. Green ...

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06 November 2020

AXA IM named as the top investment manager in Europe committed to responsible investing

Corporate news

AXA IM retains its position as the number one asset manager committed to responsible investment in the Hirschel & Kramer (H&K) Responsible Investment Brand Index 2020.

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30 October 2020

Why a Biden presidency will transform the Global green bond market.

Market commentary

In July, presidential candidate Joe Biden announced plans to spend $2 trillion to progress the use of clean energy in areas including transportation, electricity generation and construction over the n ...

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30 October 2020

COVID-19: Accelerating the energy transition and driving climate-friendly investment opportunities

Market commentary

Six AXA IM ESG experts assess whether the Covid-19 crisis will help accelerate the energy transition and outline what they think the investment implications will be.

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23 September 2020

The green transition: shifting from “tax & subsidy” to “tax & investment”

Market commentary

European Commission President, Ursula Van der Leyen, announced an even more ambitious “decarbonisation target” for the EU last week, rising from 40% to 55% by 2025.

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25 August 2020

UK dividends will have fully recovered by 2022

Market commentary

There are reasons to be positive about the future of UK dividends as companies start recommencing payments, according to AXA IM portfolio managers Geroge Luckraft and Simon Young.

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21 July 2020

AXA IM's Gilles Moec: A four-day ordeal to a deal

Market commentary

Gilles Moec, Group Chief Economist at AXA Investment Managers comments on the approved European recovery debt plan:

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16 July 2020

Marco Morelli is appointed Executive Chairman of AXA Investment Managers and a member of AXA’s Management Committee, Gérald Harlin to retire at the end of September

Corporate news

AXA announced today that Marco Morelli, previously Chief Executive Officer of Monte dei Paschi di Siena, is appointed Executive Chairman of AXA Investment Managers (AXA IM) and a member of AXA’s Manag ...

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08 July 2020

AXA IM's David Page - UK reaction : Chancellor Sunak spells out fresh fiscal stimulus – more likely necessary

Market commentary

David Page, Head of Macro Research at AXA Investment Managers, comments on Chancellor Sunak’s latest announcement

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07 July 2020

AXA IM publishes its 2020 climate strategy report

Corporate news

At AXA IM, we are deeply committed to tackling the impact of climate-related risks and as a large investor we have a clear role to play in limiting global warming.

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11 June 2020

US reaction: Fed continues to consider its options, while committing to be in it for "however long it takes"

Market commentary

Policy was unchanged with FFR at 0.0-0.25%, forward guidance remained unchanged and the Fed committed to at least maintain the current pace of asset purchases.

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19 May 2020

COVID-19: How a new breed of bonds can help finance the fight

Market commentary

Théo Kotula and Marie Fromaget, Responsible Investment Analysts at AXA Investment Managers, comment on COVID-19 bonds and how this new asset class can help finance the fight against coronavirus

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15 May 2020

Outlook for the green bond market looks promising following a compelling start to 2020 in difficult market conditions

Market commentary

Johann Plé, portfolio manager at AXA Investment Managers, comments on the outlook for the green bond market.

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30 April 2020

US reaction: FOMC stands ready to do more if necessary

Market commentary

The Fed left monetary policy unchanged after its meeting this month.

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09 April 2020

Fed backstops the economy with $2.3trn in measures

Market commentary

David Page, Head of Macro Research at AXA Investment Managers, comments on the recent developments at the US Federal Reserve:

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