Equities

2015

DECEMBER

24DEC 2015

Equities

Markets view: Year in review 2015

These infographics review a financial year in which market sentiment was dominated by central bank policy, China and global growth worries.

24DEC 2015

Equities

Financial year in numbers - 2015

These infographics provide an overview of the moments that defined the 2015 financial year.

16DEC 2015

Equities

Ready for lift off? How interest rate rises impact stockmarkets

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.

14DEC 2015

Economic Views

Oil and gas companies: the carbon risk

We take a look at how investors can assess a company's overall exposure to carbon risk.

04DEC 2015

Equities

Monthly markets review - November 2015

A look back at markets in November 2015 when global equities were lacklustre and attention remained focused on central banks.

NOVEMBER

26NOV 2015

Equities

Is Black Friday holding retailers to ransom?

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?

06NOV 2015

Economic Views

Monthly markets review - October 2015

An overview of markets in October 2015, when equities posted strong positive returns amid hopes of more accommodative monetary policy from central banks.

02NOV 2015

Equities

Do capital market banks deserve more investor respect

While challenges remain, Chris Costanza sees a disconnect between sentiment and fundamentals, providing investors with an attractive opportunity.

02NOV 2015

Economic Views

Do capital market banks deserve more investor respect?

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.

OCTOBER

27OCT 2015

Watch/Listen

60 seconds with Marcus Brookes on the potential for a December rate rise

Marcus Brookes discusses why he believes the US economy is in good health and a Christmas interest rate rise could be on the cards.