TT Environmental Solutions wins Best Thematic ESG Fund again!

  

From TT ‘We are extremely proud that our Environmental Solutions strategy has won the Best ESG Investment Fund: Thematic category at the 2023 ESG Investing Awards for the second year running. As the strategy approaches its 3-year anniversary, we are delighted to receive such prestigious recognition. Now in their fourth year, the ESG Investing Awards … Continued

White paper: Maple-Brown Abbott – Should Private Infra be Pricier than Listed Infra – An Analysis

  

‘We believe investing in infrastructure can provide meaningful benefits to investors. Over the past decade, several structural (higher leverage) and transient factors (rising asset prices and a widening valuation gap) have benefited the performance of unlisted infrastructure relative to listed. It is unlikely these tailwinds will persist indefinitely. In fact, at some point they will … Continued

Income Research + Management: Bond Market Swings – What has Really Changed?

  

‘Bond market technicals have done a complete about face since the beginning of 2023. With only a modest improvement in the macro-economic data, two key “gut-check” questions are, 1) what has really changed, and 2) are the changes here to stay?’ Link: https://www.incomeresearch.com/what-has-really-changed/

Press Release – Maple-Brown Abbott & Hyde Park Investment

  

Maple-Brown Abbott partners with Hyde Park Investment to distribute its UCITS funds in Europe – ‘Australian asset manager Maple-Brown Abbott has announced a partnership with Hyde Park Investment (HPI) to distribute its UCITS funds in several European countries, including the UK, Sweden, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Germany and France.’ link: Maple-Brown Abbott partners with Hyde Park … Continued

IR+M: 10 Reasons to take Comfort in the US Bond Market H1 2023

  

‘While tremendous political, economic, and market uncertainty remains, here are ten reasons investors can take comfort in the bond market to start 2023’: Game of Knowns: The Bond Market in 1H-2023 – Income Research + Management

Income Research + Management: Yields are Lowest Since 2012, & this is the Driver of Returns

  

Link: https://www.incomeresearch.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/12/IRM-Infographic-Carrying-Us-Into-2023.pdf ‘Higher yields should help total returns in 2023. Fixed income investors benefit from higher reinvestment rates, especially those investors with longer time horizons. Coupon income typically more than offsets negative price return, and with rates now much higher, this carry should help protect investors from further downside risks.’

Maple-Brown Abbott Global Listed Infra – 10 year anniversary & Sector outlook

  

Maple-Brown Abbott’s Global Listed Infra fund enjoying its 10 year anniversary! The Fund recently won Zenith’s Fund Awards – Best GLI in category. The GLI sector is a beneficiary of structural trends: electrification and digitalisation, a shortage of infra, and energy transition.   Press release & outlook: https://www.maple-brownabbott.com.au/global-listed-infrastructure-has-long-runway-for-growth

Ross Sterling, Deputy PM of TT International’s Environmental Solutions Fund, reflects on COP 27

  

‘…Ultimately COP27 provided further recognition  of the scale of the challenge facing the international community, with the final text highlighting that a global transition to a low carbon economy is expected to require $4-6 trillion a year. Of course, a challenge of this scale also provides an enviable opportunity for many of the environmental solution providers … Continued