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Economics

06DEC 2018

Outlook 2019: UK equities

Investors have shunned UK equities as a result of uncertainty related to Brexit. Against this backdrop, UK equities fund managers Sue Noffke and Andy Brough explain how they’re looking at the market heading into 2019.

Economics

06DEC 2018

2018

OCTOBER

25OCT 2018

Economics

Market falls: cause for alarm or calm?

It’s been a torrid period for stock markets recently. We examine what’s been happening and find out why some investors think it could be a time of opportunity.

03OCT 2018

Economics

Are short sellers ethical?

It’s a few of the practitioners, rather than the practice, of short selling that can be unethical.

AUGUST

24AUG 2018

Economics

The chart that highlights the eerie calm of the longest US bull market

This alternative chart of the record bull market shows why some investors might be getting complacent.

JUNE

26JUN 2018

Economics

"Malaysia Boleh?" (Can Malaysia do it?)

Following the recent election result, can Malaysia’s economic and stockmarket fortunes turn around or will the brain drain continue to hamper progress?

25JUN 2018

Economics

Where’s the value in value investing?

The past decade has been marked by several unique features that have turned the value style of investing on its head. Sean Markowicz explains why this abnormal trend may be coming to an end.

MAY

22MAY 2018

Economics

Why the oil & gas sector is energising investors

The recent rise in oil prices is not the only reason why the sector looks attractive.

15MAY 2018

Economics

Why supposedly "safe" sectors may be nothing of the sort

Many investors are attracted to the perceived stability of certain sectors. But safety stems from the price you pay, not the underlying dynamics of the businesses you buy.