Sustainable travel, sustainable cooking, sustainable cooperation... Nowadays, sustainability is a buzzword that everyone likes to use at every opportunity. Luckily, there is greater consensus among investors when it comes to sustainability. Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) is the standard used for sustainable investments. But what exactly does ESG involve?
Nowadays, investing in trackers is more popular than ever, not least due to their attractive price. One of the most bought is the tracker that follows MSCI World Index. In recent years, it has been seen as a great investment. But is that still the case in the absence of any form of diversification? According to our Chief Strategist Geert Van Herck past performances are no guarantee for the future.
We usually associate successful investments with knowledge, discipline, good analytical skills and more besides. But does luck actually play a role? And how can you take being lucky (or unlucky) out of the equation? We talked to Professor Marc De Ceuster.
The growing popularity of trackers has triggered a fierce debate amongst investors. An analysis by Michael Burry has rekindled this debate in recent weeks. Since he has recently issued warnings about the growing popularity of trackers, reviving the term bubble, a brief analysis by our Geert Van Herck is definitely due.