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11FEB 2019

Infographic: Inescapable truths for the decade ahead

This interactive infographic explores our inescapable investment truths.

2019

JANUARY

16JAN 2019

Economics

Brexit deal defeat triggers huge uncertainty: what next?

Possibility of no deal Brexit is as high as ever, risking a UK recession this year.

15JAN 2019

Economics

Which stock markets look ‘cheap’ as we head into 2019?

As the dust settles on 2018 in turbulent fashion, Duncan Lamont assesses how market valuations look as we head into 2019.

11JAN 2019

Economics

29 reasons not to invest in the stock market

Over the past three decades there have been plenty of stock market shocks to dissuade people from investing. Our data shows what happened after each event.

10JAN 2019

Economics

Is this popular measure of stock market value giving a misleading “sell” signal?

Here's why scare stories about the current CAPE being a predictor of doom may prove to be wide of the mark.

02JAN 2019

Economics

How Q4 ranks among the worst 20 quarters of the past half century

Global stocks have suffered their worst quarter since 2011. We look at how it compared with the 20 worst quarters over the last 48 years and the potential silver lining for investors today.

2018

DECEMBER

28DEC 2018

Economics

Our multi-asset views for December 2018

In our latest monthly update we discuss rising market volatility, our upgrade to gold and bonds as a diversifier.

24DEC 2018

Economics

Financial markets 2018: the year in review

2018 proved a tricky year for investors with asset prices across the board falling. Here’s a rundown of what happened and why.