Manulife Asset Management

EM investment will endure despite trade fears … for now

Survey of asset managers shows yield hunt is dominating

Can BoC ignore blaring yield-curve inversion alarm?

Canada’s central bank is bucking a global rate-cutting trend, but analysts think it should reconsider

Analysts split over economic prospects beyond Fed cuts

Some are positioning their portfolios for a couple of insurance cuts, while others foresee rates heading for zero

India ‘ticks all the boxes’ for return-chasers, says Manulife

Its place among the world’s strongest economies and prospects for additional reforms are making the country quite attractive

BoC set to pause interest rates

Decision day will also include updated monetary policy report

For EM investments, only bonds are favoured

Survey shows less optimism for equities, currencies

Bond-focused investors miss best quarterly stock surge since 2012

Trauma from a deep plunge, weak market data, and a dovish Fed stance are driving many into safer strategies

Manulife makes plan to double assets in wealth unit

The firm, which has about $364 billion under management, will hire new portfolio managers to spur the growth

Manulife plans to target Canada’s growing rich

Wealth manager aims to more than double AUM and hire 5 new portfolio managers

Mortgage growth at 17-year low puts Canadian banks on notice

"The bread-and-butter of profitability for Canadian banks - is going to have a little less butter on the bread," said Craig Fehr, investment strategist at Edward Jones