An overview of markets in February 2017 when equities drew support from generally improving macroeconomic data.
Inflation may finally be returning to Western economies, aided by the “Trumpflation effect”. We explain why, and highlight how investors can protect themselves
Following Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election we look at the performance of gold, US healthcare stocks, the dollar and the volatility index to gauge the market’s reaction.
Our in-depth analysis finds that the benefits of inflation hedging, diversification and attractive risk-adjusted returns mean there has rarely been a better time to buy commodities.
Desperate times have prompted desperate measures. But is the extreme medicine working? Savers and investors may wish to look away now.