Perspectives

Stay up to date on emerging industry issues and trends with Sage perspectives. From fixed income to sustainable investing, our experts cover a range of subject matter that is relevant to today’s advisors and consultants.

Municipal Fixed Income
The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same
December 1, 2021 — In “A Muni Minute,” Sage explains why recent ratings upgrades for the State of Illinois maybe short-lived and provides an alternative. . . .
ESG Solutions
ESG Insights Compendium
December 1, 2021 — The following is a comprehensive list of Sage’s research pieces segmented by subject category, including environmental, social, governance, fixed income, ETFs,. . . .
ESG Solutions
ESG Highlights & Holdings — The Walt Disney Company
November 30, 2021 — The Walt Disney Company is an American multinational media and entertainment conglomerate operating in multiple segments including media networks, studio entertainment,. . . .
Fixed Income
Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act: Patching Potholes
November 22, 2021 — Last Monday, President Biden signed into law the $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), which includes $550 billion of. . . .
 
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Fixed Income
The Forecast for Fixed Income Returns – Better Than You Might Expect
November 10, 2021 — We have reached a pivotal point in both the economic and monetary policy cycle, and uncertainty for fixed income is high.. . . .
ESG Solutions
The Case for Nuclear Power
October 28, 2021 — With a predictably challenging winter ahead, we may need to reconsider relying on renewables to save the day. Could nuclear power. . . .
Municipal Fixed Income
Uncle Sam Wants You! Well, Actually, Just Your Money
October 19, 2021 — Since the dawn of time, governments have relied heavily on the power of taxation to collect money and redistribute it to. . . .
ESG Solutions
An Innovative Research Approach: Using ESG Integration to Enhance Risk Controls
October 14, 2021 — As the effects of climate change become more prevalent, the potential for unexpected and significant impacts to credit risk has increased. . . .