Aviva Investors press releases and insight articles


Emerging-market reformers: hope or hype?

Ed Wiltshire - 24 JUL 2017

Emerging-market investors welcome leaders who promise reform – but those promises are not always kept, writes Ed Wiltshire.

Equities Emerging markets


EM opportunities stand out in search for income

Nick Samouilhan - 19 JUL 2017

Investors should increasingly look towards emerging markets for income as conditions in developed markets remain challenging, argues Nick Samouilhan.

Income Multi-strategy Emerging markets


Double Dutch

Mirza Baig - 16 JUL 2017

New proposals intended to rein in shareholder activists and make hostile takeovers more difficult in the Netherlands are making waves among international investors, explains Mirza Baig.

Europe Global responsible investments


Amazon: how big can it get?

- 13 JUL 2017

Amazon surprised the market with its $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods, but as the company extends its reach into new sectors, will antitrust regulators begin to scrutinise its activities more closely?

Global Equities


UK interest rates: to hike or not to hike?

Edward Hutchings - 13 JUL 2017

Inflationary pressures could push the Bank of England to increase interest rates. Ed Hutchings questions whether such a move is justifiable.

Economic research UK Fixed income


Macron victory spurs renewed hope of European integration

Ahmed Behdenna - 10 JUL 2017

Emmanuel Macron’s election as French president has raised hopes that the European project is set to be given renewed impetus. This could mark a sea change for financial markets, writes Ahmed Behdenna.

Europe Economic research Multi-asset


TrueSpeed secures £75 million from Aviva Investors to build ultrafast full fibre

- 10 JUL 2017

Aviva Investors, the global asset management business of Aviva plc (‘Aviva’), has committed £75 million to TrueSpeed Communications Limited (“TrueSpeed”) to support the roll out of TrueSpeed’s ultrafast full fibre broadband network across South West England.