The coronavirus has forced many defined contribution sponsors to postpone or delay new initiatives.
Lawmakers and regulators will be busy in the second half of the year, despite challenging circumstances and an upcoming election.
The global economy looks to be rebounding from the shortest and deepest economic shock in history, economists say, but concerns remain.
Money managers expect a MiFID II review to include a closer look at investment research rules.
A policy backstop has left Asian institutional investors in a moderate risk-on mood for the second half of the year.
The COVID-19 pandemic has left European money managers with less time to cope with upcoming regulatory changes.
Economists fear the coronavirus pandemic will have a disproportionate negative impact on emerging economies.
The coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdowns have intensified a number of threats to the global economy or reversed long-term trends.
There are investment opportunities in sectors taking the lead in pandemic-related innovation as well as parts of the real estate market.
Managers and investors are expected to pivot their credit exposure to take advantage of anticipated distress in the marketplace.