Market reviews

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Economics

06APR 2018

Quarterly markets review - Q1 2018

An overview of markets in Q1 2018 when worries over US interest rates and trade weighed on global equities.

2018

FEBRUARY

06FEB 2018

Economics

Monthly markets review - January 2018

An overview of markets in January 2018 when global equities posted gains and bond yields rose.

JANUARY

05JAN 2018

Economics

Quarterly markets review - Q4 2017

A look back at markets in Q4 2017 when global equities ended a strong year on a high note.

2017

DECEMBER

20DEC 2017

Economics

The FTSE in 2017: Five charts that tell the story

The UK stockmarket hit all-time highs in 2017 underpinned by record dividend payments and monetary stimulus, but what does 2018 hold in store?

15DEC 2017

Economics

What does record-high German business confidence mean for stocks?

We look at what the Ifo index tells us about German business sentiment and the prospects for equities.

07DEC 2017

Economics

Monthly markets review - November 2017

A look back on markets in November when US equities led the advance.

NOVEMBER

29NOV 2017

Economics

14 years of investment returns: history’s lesson for investors

Equities were the best performing asset class between 2004 and 2017, but it has been a rollercoaster ride. Diversification can help you smooth out those highs and lows.

07NOV 2017

Economics

Monthly markets review - October 2017

A look back at markets in October 2017 when global equities made further progress.