Equities

05OCT 2018

Markets

Brexit: 23 answers to investors’ questions

There remains much uncertainty as negotiations between the UK and EU enter a crucial stage. Sue Noffke, UK equities fund manager, provides some clarity for investors.

04OCT 2018

Markets

Why Brazil’s election is so important

Brazil’s election looks set to be one of the closest in decades. We explain what is at stake and why Brazilian financial markets are so volatile.

04OCT 2018

Markets

Quarterly markets review - Q3 2018

A review of markets in Q3 2018, when US equities powered ahead but political uncertainty and trade fears weighed on several other regions.

03OCT 2018

Markets

Can European equities play catch-up in Q4?

Returns from European equities have lagged the US so far in 2018 but we see signs this could change as we head towards year-end.

03OCT 2018

Markets

Are short sellers ethical?

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

SEPTEMBER

26SEP 2018

Markets

Five charts that explain the case for emerging markets

For those investors unfamiliar with emerging markets, it’s important to understand some key facts about risks and rewards, as well as their sheer importance in the world economy.

12SEP 2018

Markets

10 years on from Lehman’s collapse: seven charts to consider

The collapse of the US investment bank on 15 September 2008 sent shockwaves through markets. We explain the impact in the decade since.

06SEP 2018

Markets

Monthly markets review - August 2018

A review of markets in August when US equities advanced but other regions lost ground against a backdrop of trade tensions and a currency crisis in Turkey.

AUGUST

30AUG 2018

Markets

Europe's banks: cause for concern or cause for buying?

Our investment experts consider the prospects for Europe’s banks as the sector faces challenges including ongoing low interest rates and Italian political uncertainty.

24AUG 2018

Markets

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.