Share Tool
Default
  • Webinar: The New Rules for Retirement-Plan Advice
  • Call in
  • Active Edge
  • 3 Funds Add to Lipper Award Collections
  • Transition Risk Transforms Retirement
  • Nothing Positive About Negative Rates

Search

> Advanced Search

Find a Product

Or Select

Or Browse by

 

Commentary

Consumers Feeling Less Confident About the Future

May 2, 2016 Last week, several consumer sentiment readings were released that show further weakness in confidence. As we move into May, the consumer is down—begging the question of whether the consumer is on the way out.

Fed's Words Mean More Than Actions

April 27, 2016 The Fed holding steady on rates in April was long anticipated. But expectations for the Fed's next meeting in June are looking a lot less certain according to our US Capital Markets Research & Strategy team.

Decision Days: Key Data Points to Watch for in the Week Ahead

April 22, 2016 All eyes are on the Bank of Japan and the Fed as policymakers are set to meet next week—bringing monetary decisions to the forefront for global investors, says US Investment Strategist Greg Meier.

How Behaviors and Biases Impact Markets

April 22, 2016 Human behaviors and biases have a tremendous impact on market performance. In a new paper, the Systematic team looks into behavioral biases exhibited by four key market participants: investors, company management, sell-side analysts and regulators.

Despite Meltdown, Oil-Price Outlook Improving

April 19, 2016 With oil production falling and demand expected to grow, inventories should decline and prices should increase. Portfolio Manager Paul Strand says the "right" price for oil is near the mid-$50s, which makes energy an attractive buy at today's levels.

Are FANG Stocks Long in the Tooth?

April 15, 2016 It's hard to get too negative on the outlook for Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google, writes Portfolio Manager Walter Price. Just keep in mind that even fast-growing companies eventually reach their market potential and see their growth rates decline.

Final Fiduciary Duty Rule Is Just Getting Started

April 13, 2016 At 923 pages, the US Department of Labor's recently released final fiduciary duty rule is a long and complex slog. Peter Lefkin, head of government and external affairs at Allianz of America, provides some clarity to help financial advisors move forward.

A Better Way to Manage Risks at the Plan Level

April 13, 2016 A recent series of financial shocks has raised questions about some fundamental risk-management strategies—particularly diversification. Tactical asset allocation is one answer, says our Multi Asset team, but dynamic risk mitigation may be more viable.

Department of Labor Fiduciary Duty Regulation in 2016

April 5, 2016 Fiduciary duty regulation looks to be hotly debated in 2016. Peter Lefkin, head of government and external affairs at Allianz of America, answers the most pressing questions.

March Jobs Report: Labor Force Growth Steals the Show

April 1, 2016 Our US Capital Markets Research & Strategy team says the strength of the March US jobs report is the result of persistent hiring and labor market expansion.

Fear and Loathing on the GOP Campaign Trail

March 31, 2016 In a political season that astonishes, Peter Lefkin, head of government and external affairs at Allianz of America, explains how the GOP's good intentions have been cast aside by primary voters in a lurch toward the abyss.

Beyond Measure: The Costs of Terrorism

March 28, 2016 The horrific terrorist attacks of the past week suggest that terrorism is likely to play a more prominent role in the investment landscape, leading to increased volatility for stocks as well as possibly oil prices, writes Kristina Hooper.

The 3 Keys to Active Investing

February 10, 2016 Global Strategist Neil Dwane says investors must navigate increasingly volatile markets by being more ACTive: agile, confident and thorough. Explore our global outlook and its investment implications in his summary of our latest Investment Forum.

Explore

  • Do Smartphones Make Us Too Loss-Averse?

    Do Smartphones Make Us Too Loss-Averse?

    New behavioral finance research shows how excessive portfolio monitoring could cause investors to make bad decisions.
  • Get Plugged In to Tech Investing

    Get Plugged In to Tech Investing

    The technology sector can provide attractive growth potential for investors' portfolios—a big benefit in a world where growth is hard to come by. Discover how to capitalize on today's high-tech "Golden Age of Innovation."
  • Explore Module 2015 Capital Gains Estimates

    Tax Info

    AllianzGI Funds Capital Gains Distributions for 2015 are now available.
  • The Pros and Cons of Risk

    The Pros and Cons of Risk

    When you think about risk, do you only see a challenge?  Watch our new video to discover how it can also be an opportunity.

Contact Us

For all inquiries please contact us

Follow Us

       

Financial Professionals

Investors should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses of any mutual fund carefully before investing. This and other information is contained in the fund’s prospectus and summary prospectus, which may be obtained by contacting your financial advisor. Click here for a complete list of the Allianz Funds prospectuses and summary prospectuses. Please read them carefully before you invest.



Allianz Global Investors Distributors LLC, 1633 Broadway, New York, NY 10019-7585, us.allianzgi.com, 1-800-926-4456.


AGI-2015-02-10-11564

Share

Facebook
LinkedIn
Twitter

You are currently leaving us.allianzgi.com and navigating to a third-party website. Allianz Global Investors Distributors LLC accepts no responsibility for content on third-party sites or for the services provided. When using the services provided by a third-party site, you are subject to that site’s terms of service and privacy rules, which you should review carefully.