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03OCT 2018

Are short sellers ethical?

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

2018

JUNE

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.

08MAY 2018

Economics

Why we expect a capex surge in Europe

Tightening capacity and recent underinvestment are among the factors pointing to a sustained increase in corporate spending.

04MAY 2018

Economics

Monthly markets review - April 2018

A look back on what happened to equities and bonds in April, as the oil price rallied.

02MAY 2018

Economics

Market movers: April's charts of the month

Our monthly round-up of a few of the most eye-catching or significant charts of April.

APRIL

11APR 2018

Economics

Is the FTSE 250 overlooked and misunderstood?

At a time when pessimism towards UK equities is entrenched investors are overlooking the diversity and resilience of mid cap companies.