NYSE bell ringing celebrates launch of the Natixis Seeyond International Minimum Volatility ETF

NYSE bell ringing celebrates launch of the Natixis Seeyond International Minimum Volatility ETF

Advisor Atlas: Understanding Brexit

Discussing the causes and potential consequences of the UK’s "Leave" vote.

Total Cost of Ownership: Breaking Down Secondary Market Spread

Transaction costs for exchange traded funds include the spread. We look at how this figure is defined and calculated.

Loomis Sayles Equity Market Review & Outlook (PDF)

Q4 2016

Don't Confuse Low Cost with Good Value

Beyond affordability, some passive approaches to investing may result in lost opportunities.

New Dynamics: Assessing the Impact of Deglobalization

How might advisors and their clients adjust to an increasingly deglobalized world?

Performance Evaluation: Understanding PE Ratios

Valuations may be better for managing longer-term expected returns than as a market timing tool.

Key Market Themes for 2017

A look at potential macroeconomic trends in the year ahead.

Understanding Premium/Discount: More than Meets the Eye

When considering ETFs, know how premium/discount is calculated – and look at other factors.

Another Brexit? Understanding the Italian Referendum Result

In one sense, Italy’s "No" vote was another victory for populism, but it wasn’t a major surprise.

A Look at How The Trump Administration May Affect Capital Markets

Markets have reacted to the election results – but politics isn’t the only factor that should be considered in evaluating capital markets.

Actively Managed ETFs: The Evolution of Exchange Traded Funds

The landscape of ETFs has changed dramatically. Explore the innovative role actively managed ETFs now play.

Reasoning in Doubt: The Singularity of Low-Volatility Investing

Lower-risk stocks mean reduced returns. Right? Wrong. Seeyond research dispels the myth.

The World Isn't Flat: Investing in a Deglobalized World

How might an increase in restrictive trade measures effect FAs and their clients?

Initial Thoughts on Brexit and a Sustainable World

The UK has woken up as a divided country. While 52% of the voters prefer to leave the European Union, 48% wanted to stay. At first glance, it looks...

Three Myths About Indexing

Chief Market Strategiest David Lafferty looks the potential benefits and drawbacks of passive strategies

Risk-Managed Equity Strategy

Portfolio manager Michael Buckius discusses how the fund’s low-volatility equity approach may be an effective way to manage risk in turbulent markets by reducing the impact of severe market swings on fund returns.

Pinpointing Opportunity Across Equities

Co-managers Scott Weber and Rhett Carter explain their valuation discipline, loss avoidance philosophy, high concentration approach and why trading time for value makes sense.

Why Market Volatility Could Be Here to Stay

Market gyrations over the past year may feel extreme to some, but history suggests investors need to get used to it. Stock market volatility levels...

Loomis, Sayles & Company Sector Teams' Outlook (PDF)

Changing global growth patterns, the global credit cycle, a U.S. profits recession, and low global inflation are key topics covered in Loomis sector teams’ 2016 outlooks.​

China Syndrome: Healthy Correction or Bear Market?

It is often said that when China sneezes, Asia catches the flu. As China’s economic might has grown over the last decade, we’ve come to learn that the...