We have seen several US economic data points stabilize recently, particularly after a softer August and September, helping to lift risk assets broadly. We highlight four key economic and macro developments that have caused some cautious optimism in markets.
Allianz Global Investors manages a range of sustainable investing funds. We started this journey 20 years ago with a belief that sustainable investing can generate positive performance not just for our clients, but for the community at large.
Climate change is shifting investor priorities and driving wider adoption of sustainable business models, which seek to “meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”
“Water scarcity is a global phenomenon… And it’s most pronounced in regions with the highest population growth” says Andreas M. Fruschki, Portfolio Manager of the AllianzGI Global Water Fund. We believe the prospect of potential water shortages creates an opportunity for investors, a view shared by the New York Times in a recent article featuring AllianzGI’s Global Water Fund.
125 years after its foundation, our Parent company Allianz SE is one of the world's strongest financial communities with 82 million clients in 70 countries. The Group - including Allianz Global Investors - is one of the key global players in asset management.