INSIGHTS

Insights

Insights from our investment professionals span a variety of topics and time horizons. Our Investment Landscape, published quarterly, reviews the global economy and capital markets with an intermediate to long-term perspective. Our Topics of Interest are white papers covering a variety of topics from a strategic standpoint. Viewpoints are more opinionated, editorial pieces on current issues or trends. And finally, our Annual Outlooks provide a strategic review of key asset classes, such as Real Assets, Hedge Funds and Private Equity, as well as the aggregate active management environment.

2020 Active Management Environment

We are pleased to release the Verus 2020 Active Management Environment, which can be accessed with the link below. Our work on active management addresses some shortfalls of the traditional analysis, which uses the median product to describe the active management universe as a whole. These improvements and insights have allowed us to better understand… More

February 2020

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2020 January Capital Markets Update

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February 2020

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Verus Emerging & Diverse Manager Diligence Days Webinar

The Verus Emerging & Diverse Manager Diligence Days webinar was held on Thursday, February 6th at 11:30am (PST). The webinar was to provide additional details surrounding the Verus Emerging & Diverse Manager Diligence Days Event in March. Discussion topics included what we’re looking for during the March meetings and our findings from last year’s event.… More

February 2020

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Register for Verus Emerging & Diverse Manager Diligence Days Webinar

The Verus Emerging & Diverse Manager Diligence Days webinar will be held on Thursday, February 6th at 11:30am (PST). The webinar is intended to provide additional details surrounding the Verus Emerging & Diverse Manager Diligence Days Event in March. Discussion topics will include what we’re looking for during the March meetings and our findings from… More

February 2020

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1st Quarter 2020 Investment Landscape

Some important developments occurred in the fourth quarter of 2019. During the Verus 1st Quarter 2020 Investment Landscape webinar, we discussed: A wide set of geopolitical risks that appear to have eased in the fourth quarter, and what this might mean for markets Impressive equity returns of 2019, and whether investors should be concerned about… More

January 2020

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1st Quarter 2020 Investment Landscape Webinar

The Verus quarterly Investment Landscape webinar was held on Wednesday, January 29th at 10:00am (PST). On our call this quarter, we discussed: A wide set of geopolitical risks that appear to have eased in the fourth quarter, and what this might mean for markets Impressive equity returns of 2019, and whether investors should be concerned… More

January 2020

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Sound Thinking: Ten thoughts for 2020

Ten thoughts for 2020 A new year begins, and with it comes an opportunity to assess whether the correct areas were focused on in the previous year, and to create new suggested topics of interest for the year ahead. In the latest Verus Sound Thinking, our CIO, Ian Toner, CFA will try to do that,… More

January 2020

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2019 December Capital Markets Update

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January 2020

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