Global Investor Study
A global study of investor attitudes finds that those close to retirement expect to replace 74% of their salary when they give up work. The reality for those already retired is very different.
There has been a marked increase in bids from overseas companies underlining the relative valuation opportunity offered by the UK equity market.
Recent market setbacks were particularly unsettling for new investors. Andrew Oxlade urges such investors to recognise personal traits that can lead to rash decisions.