The start of 2018 has been volatile for stockmarkets. Duncan Lamont, Head of Research, explains how it has shifted valuations.
At a time when pessimism towards UK equities is entrenched investors are overlooking the diversity and resilience of mid cap companies.
Equity markets are part of our financial plumbing. We take them for granted. But rarely do we step back and ask what they’re really there for.
The FTSE 100 has suffered its worst first quarter since 2009 making the UK the worst performer of 23 developed markets. We examine sector performance and explain the reasons why.
Modern fund managers are faced with a flood of data that can be analysed in ways unheard of 30 years ago. If they want to stay ahead of the game, they need to channel this deluge and harness its power to generate alpha in new ways.