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05SEP 2019

Monthly markets review - August 2019

A look back at markets in August when shares declined and bonds outperformed amid rising concerns over the outlook for growth.

2019

AUGUST

28AUG 2019

Markets

Will electric cars create shocking losses or supercharge profits?

Many investors are worried that the switch to electric could hurt the profits of car-makers. Few have considered how the industry may stand to benefit.

19AUG 2019

Markets

Are we running out of time in the race against climate change?

This year, we have used up earth’s annual resource budget earlier than ever before. Have we turned up too late to win the race against climate change?

15AUG 2019

Markets

What do “lower for longer” interest rates mean for value investors?

Low interest rates have lengthened this economic cycle and encouraged risky investment behaviour.

13AUG 2019

Markets

Argentinian markets tumble as political uncertainty returns

Argentinian assets have fallen dramatically following the surprise result of the country’s primary elections. Our equity and bond fund managers share their views on what might lie ahead.

06AUG 2019

Markets

Monthly markets review - July 2019

A look back at markets in July when shares made a modest advance and all eyes were on the Federal Reserve meeting at the end of the month.

02AUG 2019

Markets

Rate cuts push case for Asian dividends

Low interest rates are just one of several potential tailwinds for high dividend yield stocks in Asia.

JULY

25JUL 2019

Markets

European equities: which style has been in vogue this year?

European shares made a strong advance in the first half of 2019, but the gains were not evenly spread across the market.