Banks and Financial



07FEB 2019

A lesson for investors from the true life of Carlos Ghosn

As the story of Carlos Ghosn shows, even if a company has exceptional managers in place, investors cannot be certain what might happen to them and what impact that could have on the business



04SEP 2018


Investment Warnings: Beware the record highs in this type of borrowing

We keep a folder of ‘red-flag market indicators’ – developments that make us very uneasy indeed – and one of them is the growing popularity of a type of borrowing known as the ‘covenant-lite loan’


13MAR 2018


Three quick charts about investment risk

Investors are, quite rightly, asking themselves where the risk is in the market – although these three charts from the Bank of England suggest many would seem to be coming to the wrong answer