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Thumb: Sustainability Profile - Hazard Center
07 Jan 2019
Property Spotlight: Hazard Center ...
Thumb: Sustainability Profile - Texas Lighting Campaign
07 Jan 2019
Participating Properties: ...
economic insights
17 Dec 2018
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Economic Insights
10 Dec 2018
Yield Curve Revisited: Yield curve flattening got a lot of market attention last week. The yield curve has flattened significantly since early October. We explain what has driven the flattening...
06 Dec 2018
The new year brings new challenges and new opportunities for investors. The investment professionals of Principal Global Investors look at the regional macroeconomic outlooks and examine the major...
03 Dec 2018
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29 Nov 2018
A quarterly look at how macro events are driving relative value around the globe. ...
29 Nov 2018
Three themes underlie the evolution of the world economy and financial markets in 2019. First, the world economic environment is vastly improved over any period from 2008 through 2016. So, monetary...
26 Nov 2018
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Thumbnail: October 2018 Junior-subordinated capital securities monthly market update
21 Nov 2018
Click the link above to read Spectrum’s latest perspectives on the market.
Thumbnail: European bank stress test: Positive message
16 Nov 2018
Click the link above to read Spectrum’s latest perspectives on the market.
13 Nov 2018
Geopolitical risk affects markets, investment decisions, and the global economy. Some main concerns for investors surround the increasingly uncertain outcome of Brexit negotiations, the...
Thumb: Managing sustainability throughout a property's life cycle
25 Mar 2019
Many leading real estate management professionals are implementing comprehensive sustainability strategies that permeate a property's life cycle, including the acquisition process, new...
Thumb: Economic Insights - March 11 - 15, 2019
18 Mar 2019
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Why REITs, why now?
13 Mar 2019
In this paper we present the compelling reasons why investors’ portfolios would benefit from an allocation to REITs, and explain why we believe today’s market environment make it the...
Thumb: Economic Insights - March 4 - 8, 2019
11 Mar 2019
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Thumb: Economic Insights - February 2019
04 Mar 2019
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Principal Global Perspectives
27 Feb 2019
Technological progress and rising interest rates are a potent mix, potentially creating a class of companies whose business models are no longer sustainable. These companies shuffle along like...