Aviva Investors press releases and insight articles


Credit investing - bias beware as the cycle turns

Josh Lohmeier - 20 SEP 2018

A sound portfolio construction process is critical to avoiding the pitfalls of behavioural biases, which will become all too apparent as the credit cycle turns, argues Josh Lohmeier.

Fixed income


Aviva Investors appoints Head of Multi-strategy Funds

- 17 SEP 2018

Aviva Investors has strengthened its Multi-asset and Macro team with the appointment of Mark Robertson as Head of Multi-strategy Funds. Based in London, Mark will report to Peter Fitzgerald, Chief Investment Officer, Multi-asset and Macro, and will be a named manager on all three funds in the Aviva Investors Multi-Strategy (AIMS) range: AIMS Target Return, AIMS Target Income and AIMS Fixed Income.


Balancing liquidity and flexibility: a DB de-risking dilemma

John Dewey - 13 SEP 2018

As transfers out of UK Defined Benefit (DB) pension schemes reach record levels, John Dewey assesses the implications for pension schemes with alternative income allocations.

Global investment solutions


Demographics key to the future of real estate

Francois de Bruin - 05 SEP 2018

Real estate investors should focus on global demographic trends to ensure their portfolios stand the test of time.

Global Real estate


Structured finance: opportunities for institutional investors in the post-crisis world

- 23 AUG 2018

In our latest alternative income update, we look at opportunities in structured finance as stringent capital requirements continue to rein in banks’ activities in certain areas, including long-term lending and derivatives.

Global investment solutions


GDP: time for reform?

- 22 AUG 2018

Gross domestic product is our chief measurement of economic health. But GDP is failing to account for the dynamics of modern economies – and some experts are calling for reform.

Global Economic research


Is Australia heading for a credit crunch?

James McAlevey - 16 AUG 2018

Rampant property price inflation has put Australian authorities in a tight spot as they attempt to tighten banks’ lending standards without triggering a credit crunch, argues James McAlevey.

Asia Pacific Capabilities Fixed income