Harbor Insights

Navigate rapidly evolving global markets and investment insights with the latest posts from our thought leaders.

Implications for Japan Around Prime Minister Abe’s Resignation

November, 2020  |  Sonya Morris, Managing Director, Harbor Capital Advisors
In September, Shinzo Abe resigned as Prime Minister of Japan and was replaced by Yoshidide Suga. Abe was Japan’s longest serving Prime Minister. Hear from the group of experts focused on Japan from Harbor’s subadvisers as they engaged in a thoughtful Q&A around the significance of this change on Japanese markets and what we believe will become of Abenomics.

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When Passive Becomes Active

November 2020  |  Kristof Gleich, President, CIO, Harbor Capital Advisors 
In an unprecedented year, the door may have re-opened for talented active managers to differentiate themselves as concentration risks in passive index investments grow. Learn more about what heightened dispersion may mean for active investors, and what underlying risks of passive investing may be going unnoticed.

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Innovation, Disruption, and Perseverance

September 21, 2020 | Brian Collins, CIO, Harbor Capital Advisors
With back to school season here, many are even more thankful for new technologies, capabilities and innovations that have enabled so many students and workers to adapt to the new normal of pandemic life. BUT, are innovative and disruptive companies LIMITED to technology and healthcare industries? We feel the answer is NO.

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Election Considerations & Potential Market Implications

Read our update including perspectives from Harbor and our strategic partners, around why outcomes of elections are less important in investing than we think.

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WEBINAR: Harbor Capital Appreciation Update: Q3 2020

Join Harbor and the Fund’s subadviser, Jennison Associates LLC, for our upcoming Harbor Capital Appreciation quarterly webinar.

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Maneuvering Through Volatility

With heightened market volatility, investors should be patient, stay invested, and focus on the long-term. Read our latest market insights to learn more about actionable investment strategies in the face of volatile markets.

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Here For You During Challenging Times

Mar 19, 2020 | Charles F. McCain, Chairman, Harbor Funds 

As the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread, we are focused on the health and safety of our employees and those around us and remain committed to you.

A Letter To Shareholders

CARES Act Updates

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law on March 27, 2020. Read our frequently asked questions to learn more about how the CARES Act will affect you.

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Harbor in the News: Harbor to Double Distribution Force, Push into New Structures in Radical Overhaul

Learn more about Harbor’s evolving business strategy and some changes our firm is making for the future. We believe these changes will benefit our clients, managers, and our associates.

Harbor Overhauls Distribution, Products

Recent Harbor News

Harbor Funds 2020 Year-End Distribution Estimates


Harbor Funds final distributions for 2020 will be paid on December 17, 2020.


Harbor Named 2020 Top Workplace


Harbor has been awarded a 2020 Top Workplaces honor by the Chicago Tribune.


Harbor Emerging Markets Equity Fund Management Change


Harbor Funds’ Board of Trustees approved a change in the subadviser for Harbor Emerging Markets Equity Fund from Oaktree Capital Management L.P. to Marathon Asset Management LLP (Marathon-London).


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