ASR's Quarterly Asset Allocation Survey

The Q4 Asset Allocation Survey is now open

The Q4 Asset Allocation Survey is now open and we would like to invite you to participate to share your perspective on the financial markets outlook for the next 12 months.

Introduction to the Asset Allocation Survey with Charles Cara, Head of Quant Strategy.

Find out more about our survey with this short introduction from Charles .

​A Survey of Probabilities


The ASR Quarterly Asset Allocation Survey is in its seventh year, and helps leading global investors understand the consensus and distribution of current views in the market.


It’s unique in its ability to forecast the likelihood of certain financial events by mapping implied probabilities to the frequency of these events over the past decade.

216 participants, with USD $4.3 trillion of assets under management

The Q3 Asset Allocation Report - 
Investors Join the Transitory Inflation Camp


The fieldwork for the ASR Q3 Asset Allocation Survey was conducted from 2nd September until 17th September 2021, with 216 participants overseeing USD $4.3 trillion of assets under management. 


The Survey reveals that ASR’s Composite Optimism Indicator pulls back (62%) from the previous quarter (64%).

Key Takeaways

  • Major Moves in ‘Macro’ but Minor Moves in Asset Allocation

  • Investors no Longer Worried about Higher Core Inflation

  • Investment Narrative Remains Solidly “Risk-On”

  • Inflation & Yields Divides our Panel in Three, Equities Unites Them


The Q4 Asset Allocation Survey is now open

The Q3 Asset Allocation Results are now published. Intrigued to learn more? Please complete the form below and we will email you a copy of the Q3 survey results.

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