Spot Gold and Gold Miners Are NOT Two Sides of the Same Coin
Recent 13F regulatory filings for public equity ownership shows that institutional investors like state-owned and public pension funds are allocating to gold and gold miner equity ETFs. But does it matter how an investor obtains exposure to gold?
Industry’s Reaction to the Coronavirus Could Be Good News for Diversity Push
While the COVID-19 crisis has negatively impacted the global economy and markets around the world, it may help to bring more women into the investment industry and eliminate many of the obstacles that may have hindered diverse talent from accessing more senior roles in the past.
Despite Near-Term Uncertainty from the Pandemic, the End Game for Companies Is Clear
The coronavirus pandemic has unleashed an unprecedented humanitarian, societal, business and economic crisis. The complex intersection of biology, medicine, human behavior, politics, and monetary and fiscal actions means investors need to plan for an unusually wide range of scenarios (at PGIM, we estimate a base-case of around a 5% reduction in global GDP in 2020).
After Coronavirus Lockdown, Businesses Must Navigate Four Major Structural Changes: PGIM
What will the world look like after the coronavirus? When global lockdowns end, as families and communities recover, new opportunities and challenges will emerge for companies — and investors — around the world as they navigate the economic, social and political shifts brought on by the pandemic, according to research from PGIM Inc., the $1.3 trillion global investment management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (PFI).