Why we’re no longer underweight government bonds
5 May 2023|5 min
After a torrid year for government bonds in 2022, there’s been more positive signs from the asset class so far this year. We explain what’s changed, and why the Nutmeg investment team is no longer underweight the asset class versus our risk benchmarks.
What we do during market volatility
1 December 2021|4 min
A common question during turbulent market conditions is: “what can be done to protect our portfolios?” We have written on this extensively over the years and can offer three different perspectives: from markets; from our clients; and from Nutmeg’s investment team.
HumanForest helps people get around with no emissions: the shared e-bikes
15 September 2021|3 min
Whether it’s changing the way we get around or investing in a more socially responsible way, the impact our day-to-day life has on the planet around us is a focus for many people. Nutmeg recently teamed up with e-bike sharing app, HumanForest, to help people get around London in an environmentally friendly way.
Nutmeg investor update: September 2021
10 September 2021|5 min
In this month’s investor update, our senior technical lead, Shaun Stone, speaks with director of investment strategy, Brad Holland, about why emerging market indices are continuing to underperform their developed market counterparts, the factors driving up inflation around the world and how semiconductor chip shortages are affecting global supply in key sectors.
Nutmeg investor update: August 2021
6 August 2021|7 min
In this month’s investor update, our senior wealth manager, Holly Graham, speaks with chief investment officer, James McManus, about how the relatively muted overall portfolio returns for July mask the underlying stories of significant volatility in emerging markets, a strong Q2 earnings season and a continued trajectory of economic recovery in developed equity and bond markets.
Nutmeg investor update: July 2021
9 July 2021|5 min
In this month’s investor update, our marketing director, Grant Warnock, speaks with our chief investment officer, James McManus, about the impact of the delay to lockdown easing in the UK, inflation and the outlook for global markets, as well as our portfolio performance.