For decades financial planners and investors have abided by the 60/40 rule and calculations made by Schroders illustrate why, but has it had its time?
Compounding and portfolio rebalancing could have helped investors overcome emotional urges during a turbulent six months for stock markets. Duncan Lamont explains.
Investors are focused on an anticipated boom in electric cars. The true acceleration in demand is happening elsewhere.
Schroders calculations show how money drip fed into the market could provide some protection against volatility but lump sum investing has tended to provide better returns over the long term.
Following a dramatic rebound for stock markets in the first quarter of 2019, Duncan Lamont assesses how market valuations have been affected.
In the latest sustainability report we provide an update on the current state of play for sugar, and look at the legalisation of cannabis and climate challenges posed by feeding the planet.