Market Perspectives

14
Oct
2021
Central and Eastern Europe: Market Insights
Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty being caused by COVID-19, CEE (Central and Eastern European) markets are in...
Market Perspectives
Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty being caused by COVID-19, CEE (Central and Eastern European) markets are in recovery mode. Societe Generale Securities Services [SGSS] looks at the main developments now underway in the CEE region, together with some of the challenges facing investors.
Central and Eastern Europe: Market Insights
12
Oct
2021
Europe returns to the fold
Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty being caused by COVID-19, Western European markets are in recovery mode....
Market Perspectives
Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty being caused by COVID-19, Western European markets are in recovery mode. Societe Generale Securities Services [SGSS] looks at the main developments now underway across the key European markets along with some of the challenges they pose to investors.
Europe returns to the fold
05
Oct
2021
Moving into frontier territory – investors look to Africa
Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty being caused by COVID-19, African markets are in recovery mode. Societe...
Market Perspectives
Despite the prevailing economic uncertainty being caused by COVID-19, African markets are in recovery mode. Societe Generale Securities Services [SGSS] looks at the main developments now underway across the key African markets together with some of the challenges they pose to investors.
Moving into frontier territory – investors look to Africa
15
Oct
2019
Dynamic solutions for sustainable "passive" investing
One of the biggest investment trends over the past decade has been the shift from active to passive investing, with...
ESG/CSR
One of the biggest investment trends over the past decade has been the shift from active to passive investing, with investors being attracted by lower fees and simplicity. Another popular trend is sustainable and responsible investing. Can passive investment strategies supplement active ones to further grow sustainable investing?
Dynamic solutions for sustainable "passive" investing
08
Oct
2019
The smart lamppost: A tool for rethinking town and country planning
Digitalisation is disrupting our daily lives. This is also true for the street lighting market as it paves the way for...
ESG/CSR
Digitalisation is disrupting our daily lives. This is also true for the street lighting market as it paves the way for new use cases by turning the lamppost into a smart asset.
The smart lamppost: A tool for rethinking town and country planning
23
Jul
2019
Is "best-effort" the next frontier of ESG analysis?
Over recent years, we’ve experienced mounting pressure over ESG integration from stakeholders; and whereas the reasons...
ESG/CSR
Over recent years, we’ve experienced mounting pressure over ESG integration from stakeholders; and whereas the reasons behind this might vary (i.e. fiduciary duty, regulation, alignment of values...), most of them acknowledge that financial performance/alpha generation should remain part of the equation.
Is "best-effort" the next frontier of ESG analysis?