Russell Investments

Understanding the impact of currency hedging on performance

November 2020
As the allocation to non-domestic assets increases, currency hedging is becoming increasingly important. Find out more about the mechanics of a currency hedging programme and how short-term differences can occur in the benchmark-relative returns of hedged and unhedged share classes of the same fund.

Case study: Managing transition costs when consolidating pension funds

November 2020
Russell Investments successfully completed a multi-asset transition on behalf of Pensioenfonds Meubel (“Meubel”) and Stichting Bedrijfstak Pensioenfonds voor de Houthandel, with combined assets of over €4 billion.

How climate change can impact investments

August 2020
We take a detailed look at the multiple future scenarios on how climate change may play out and the potential consequences in store for investments.

Accessing energy transition opportunities in private markets

August 2020
We explore how private markets can provide a robust channel for targeting positive impact on environmental and social causes, including climate change.

Protecting portfolios from downside risks

January 2020
Many institutions remain significantly exposed to downside risk. Managing this risk can be complex and costly. What, if anything, can investors do to protect the value of their portfolios?