Investment Insights

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2020 OCT

Insights

M&G Investments

12/10/2020

Is gold worth its weight for investors?

The price of gold reached an all-time high in the summer of 2020. On 5 August, gold bullion broke the US$2,000 per troy ounce mark, having risen 39% from its 2020 low on 19 March.

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M&G Investments

07/10/2020

Why active investors can be responsible investors

At M&G, we passionately believe in the power of active investing. This is because we believe we can achieve more for our customers by using our professional expertise to hand-pick individual investments.

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2020 SEP

Insights

M&G Investments

21/09/2020

Six months on from the crash: Winners and losers

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic continues to reverberate around the global economy. Despite unprecedented support from governments and central banks, there can be no guarantee that economies will recover and avoid a protracted downturn.

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Insights

M&G Investments

16/09/2020

Sustainable and Responsible Investing at M&G

A guide to the range of funds we have available and our approach to responsible investing to support our customer’s investment and savings goal: by aiming to generate sustainable returns over the long term.

Sustainable and responsible investing at mandg

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Insights

M&G Investments

14/09/2020

Child Trust Funds: Reaching maturity

There are many reasons why turning 18 years old is a milestone to look forward to. Generous gifts are not unusual to mark the occasion, but typically they come from family and friends.

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Insights

Ben Constable-Maxwell, Head of Sustainable and Impact Investing at M&G Investments

07/09/2020

Investing for good: How to target 'real' impact in equities

A quick Google search for “impact investing” reveals more than 300 million results. Interest in this previously niche part of the investment universe is growing fast, reflecting a desire by investors to help address the world’s major social and environmental challenges. The current coronavirus pandemic, while understandably dominating the world’s thoughts, is just one of a long list of such challenges – and there are an increasing number of options for those looking to invest for purpose as well as profit.

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2020 AUG

Insights

Steven Andrew, Fund Manager

21/08/2020

How multi-asset investing can continue to deliver

We are currently in the midst of one of the most challenging periods in economic history for investors. For those investing for income, the outlook is tougher than at any point for more than a generation.

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Insights

M&G Investments

18/08/2020

Why a recession may not lead stockmarkets to fall

For the first time in more than a decade, the UK economy has entered a recession.

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