Active is our mindset. It defines our approach as a business, and our commitment to building potential wealth for our clients. We believe in having shared goals, insight and, as a result, creating shared value.
After a strong start to 2019, the markets abruptly turned volatile. The global economy looks increasingly fragmented, and our mid-year outlook calls for more unease over trade tensions and politics. While there are no easy answers, we suggest investors focus on ESG, hunt for income and invest actively.
Given recent events – the US just increased tariffs on USD 200bn of Chinese imports, and China retaliated on USD 60bn of US goods – it’s getting more difficult to see a clear path to a US-China trade agreement. But talks are ongoing, which opens up three potential scenarios for resolving this dispute.
Allianz Global Investors is one of the world’s leading active investment managers. Understanding our clients’ needs in order to act to their best advantage is embedded in our business, using our insightfulness to partner with clients and to drive performance.
Allianz Global Investors has worldwide investment capabilities with products and strategies that are underpinned by the knowledge and experience of a global network of portfolio managers and analysts. It provides investors access to a broad spectrum of asset classes and investment style.