Never before in history have people, information and capital moved across borders at the speed, frequency and volume we see today. In PGIM’s latest white paper, we take a closer look at the escalating tussle between globalization and nationalism, the implications this could have for global financial markets, and how long-term investors may best position themselves to navigate these uncertain times.

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Long-term views on the investment implications of megatrends.

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Current Views

Views addressing today’s institutional investor concerns.

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Asset Class Insights

Expert insights from our asset class specialists.

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We see alpha in today’s global megatrends. At PGIM, we help clients see the investable implications of today’s most important economic and societal trends – the megatrends that we believe will reshape the U.S. and the world, driving long-term value. PGIM provides a broader lens through which to view those opportunities, across a broad range of asset classes and countries, to capture real investment alpha. Unprecedented urban expansion and global longevity are two of those trends.


Views addressing today’s institutional investor concerns.

Markets & Economy

PGIM’s asset managers provide forward-looking analyses of market forces impacting the coming quarter, and concise reviews of key market activity, formulated for the institutional investor.

Asset Allocation

To position institutional portfolios ahead of macro trends, risk factors and market cycles, asset allocation is key. This collection of commentary from strategy specialists provides thoughtful perspectives by asset class and sector.

The Value of Active

PGIM managers are experts at discovering opportunities for long-term growth and delivering alpha for institutional clients. 


PGIM’s independent investment businesses specialize by asset class and approach. Read institutional thought leadership by strategy, from capital market experts.

Trade Tensions—Still More Bark Than Bite?

With the trade rhetoric between the United States and China heating up, we look at the steps the countries have taken thus far, the potential implications for the global economy, and three possible scenarios going forward.


Q&A with QMA – How Smart is Beta?

In How Smart Is Smart Beta?, Stacie Mintz answers the questions on many clients’ minds. So, is smart beta smart? The answer is, it can be, if you know how to use it and know what the real risks and costs are.

Trends 2018: Global Real Estate Trends Set to Shape the Next 12 Months

PGIM Real Estate’s latest Investment Research Paper, “Trends for 2018,” identifies eight major occupier and investment trends that it expects to influence market conditions and investment performance in 2018 and beyond.