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10MAY 2018

Oil price hits highest level since 2014: what next?

The price of oil hit a three-and-a-half-year high after the US withdrew from a nuclear agreement with Iran. Our experts examine the impact and what might happen next.

2018

JANUARY

18JAN 2018

Markets

A year of President Trump: seven charts that reflect market reaction

It has been a year since Donald Trump’s presidential inauguration. We take a look at how financial markets have performed.

2017

DECEMBER

13DEC 2017

Markets

Outlook 2018: Gold

We see the gold market as broadly overlooked and offering great value as a portfolio hedge at current levels.

13DEC 2017

Markets

Outlook 2018: Commodities

With global inflation forecast to pick up, is it time to add exposure to commodities, where fundamentals are improving and valuations are attractive?

07DEC 2017

Markets

Monthly markets review - November 2017

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

NOVEMBER

02NOV 2017

Watch/Listen

60 seconds on the case for gold exposure

Gold is under-owned but some exposure may be needed as inflation is building alongside other risks.

02NOV 2017

Markets

Metals, bitcoin bubbles, consumers: eight market charts from October

We round-up eight charts that caught our eye in October, including soaring palladium and bitcoin prices, consumer spending, changing China and sentiment.

SEPTEMBER

26SEP 2017

Markets

The case for active investing

The debate on whether to use passive or actively-managed funds can sometimes be one-sided. Our research suggests investors should keep an open mind.