Insights

December 2022

Steven Bell

Director, Multi Strategy Investments

Are we heading for a Santa Claus rally?

Our Chief Economist, Steven Bell, explains why consumers are raiding their covid piggy banks but warns of a January ‘spending’ hangover.
Watch time - 4 min
December 2022

Steven Bell

Director, Multi Strategy Investments

Are we heading for a Santa Claus rally?

Our Chief Economist, Steven Bell, explains why consumers are raiding their covid piggy banks but warns of a January ‘spending’ hangover.
Watch time - 4 min

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5 December 2022

Steven Bell

Director, Multi Strategy Investments

Are we heading for a Santa Claus rally?

Our Chief Economist, Steven Bell, explains why consumers are raiding their covid piggy banks but warns of a January ‘spending’ hangover.
Watch time - 4 min
5 December 2022

Tenisha Elliott

Senior Associate, Analyst, Responsible Investment

Living Wage: Progress and headwinds

Reaching net zero is critically important, but it is not easy. Here we set out five challenges we have identified so far as we move from commitment to implementation.
29 November 2022

Joe Horrocks-Taylor

Senior Associate, Analyst, Responsible Investment

Vicki Bakhshi

Director, Responsible Investment

COP27 – what happened?

We examine the progress made at COP27, highlight where outcomes fell short of what’s required and look forward to COP28 in Dubai next year.
28 November 2022

Steven Bell

Director, Multi Strategy Investments

Is the bear market in European equities over?

European shares have enjoyed a strong rally since the end of September. Steven Bell, explores the reasons behind the recovery and asks whether it will continue?
Watch time - 6 min
24 November 2022

Roman Gaiser

Head of High Yield, EMEA

High yield enters unchartered waters

Higher inflation and interest rates are unknowns for the high yield bond market, but with inflation far above US and European 2% targets central banks are having to raise rates.
Read time - 5 min
21 November 2022

Steven Bell

Director, Multi Strategy Investments

Recession Watch: Europe and USA

We’ve been talking about recession for most of this year. So what’s going on?
Watch time - 7 min
17 November 2022

Net Zero: From commitment to implementation

Here we set out how Columbia Threadneedle Investments is working to implement its own commitment to transition relevant portfolios in a systematic and meaningful way to deliver for our clients.
17 November 2022

Olivia Watson

Senior Thematic Investment Analyst, Responsible Investment

Food security challenges put spotlight on sustainable transition

The events affecting the food system from 2020-22 have been remarkable, and may become more widespread. Tackling this brings investment opportunities
Read time - 8 min
16 November 2022

Fixed Income Desk

In Credit - Weekly Snapshot

In Credit Weekly Snapshot – November 2022

Our fixed income team provide their weekly snapshot of market events.
Read time - 3 min

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