Some investors believe that rising interest rates are bad for equity markets. These infographics, however, show that historically in the year following the initial lift-off for rates equity markets have, on average, performed robustly.
Black Friday should be the highlight of the year for retailers, a chance to drive the punters through their doors and out again via their cashiers filling the coffers along the way, but in reality is Black Friday causing more pain than profit for the retail sector?
An overview of markets in October 2015, when equities posted strong positive returns amid hopes of more accommodative monetary policy from central banks.
While challenges remain, Chris Costanza sees a disconnect between sentiment and fundamentals, providing investors with an attractive opportunity.
While acknowledging the challenges, Financials Global Sector Specialist, Chris Costanza, sees a disconnect between sentiment and fundamentals, providing investors with an attractive risk-reward skew in the systemic banks.
Marcus Brookes discusses why he believes the US economy is in good health and a Christmas interest rate rise could be on the cards.