Perspectives

Stay up-to-date with the current investment and macroeconomic issues at ClearBridge Investments. We provide analyses of the themes and trends which lie at the heart of your investment challenges.

Equity Insights
Carbon Capture: Early Days of a $1 Trillion Industry?

Carbon Capture: Early Days of a $1 Trillion Industry?

Even the most ambitious emission-reduction scenarios suggest carbon capture solutions are needed to achieve full decarbonisation.

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How Fears of the US Fed Tightening Are Causing Equity Volatility

How Fears of the US Fed Tightening Are Causing Equity Volatility

In this video, Chief Investment Officer, Scott Glasser explains how reduced liquidity, inflation and supply chain issues are causing an adjustment period for US equities.

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Opportunities and Mega-Trends for Infrastructure

Opportunities and Mega-Trends for Infrastructure

Infrastructure is at the centre of several well recognised and long term thematics, including COVID recovery stimulus programmes, net-zero and the path to decarbonisation, transport efficiency and digital connectivity. In this video Portfolio Manager, Nick Langley explains the impact of Public Policy globally and how investors can benefit from these opportunities and mega-trends.

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Equity Insights Responsible Investing
Achieving ESG Goals with a Quality Approach to Value

Achieving ESG Goals with a Quality Approach to Value

An active approach to value investing enables a dual purpose of generating alpha and satisfying ESG objectives.

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Delivering Income from Infrastructure

Delivering Income from Infrastructure

Portfolio Manager Charles Hamieh joins Matt Bushby for a discussion of how the team analyses the return profiles of infrastructure companies across the globe, from user-pays assets such as rails and airports to regulated utilities. 

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The Path to Net Zero is Driving Infrastructure Returns

The Path to Net Zero is Driving Infrastructure Returns

Watch Portfolio Manager Nick Langley and Head of Infrastructure Business Development Matt Bushby explain how Net Zero will impact infrastructure. 

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Infrastructure and the Move Toward Net-Zero Emissions

Infrastructure and the Move Toward Net-Zero Emissions

In this ClearBridge perspective, Portfolio Manager Shane Hurst discusses how Infrastructure has a key role in the move toward decarbonisation and net-zero, with opportunities as well as challenges for different infrastructure sectors.

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Infrastructure's role in a portfolio

Infrastructure's role in a portfolio

Watch Portfolio Manager Shane Hurst and Head of Infrastructure Business Development Matt Bushby discuss how infrastructure fits into an investors portfolio and how it differs from traditional equities or listed property.  

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Equity Insights Market Outlook
U.S. Demographics Not All Doom and Gloom

U.S. Demographics Not All Doom and Gloom

A growing middle-age population in the coming two decades should support equity markets as the millennial generation enters its peak economic and investment years.

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GameStop Saga Invites Scrutiny of Brokerage Practices

GameStop Saga Invites Scrutiny of Brokerage Practices

We do not anticipate material bottom line impacts to brokers, but the discussion around payment for order flow bears watching.

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