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Mark Barnett: Where I’m finding income opportunities

Invesco Perpetual's Mark Barnett outlines the investment opportunities offered by life insurance companies.

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How to judge a performance fee

Any fee mechanism will have pros and cons and different people will prefer different features.

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Does Britain need a dose of ‘Trumpishness’?

With time ticking on Brexit negotiations, Donald Maxwell-Scott from Rowan Dartington asks: does Britain need a dose of ‘Trumpishness’ to push a final deal through?

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Unloved UK holds compelling long-term value for income investors

Global fund manager sentiment indicates pessimism around UK equities is at an all-time high.

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Market outlook no obstacle to investment conviction

Although we now face market conditions which look fragile, the good news is that an uncertain market environment does not imply poor prospects for our investment process.

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How to profit from the electric car boom

Revolutionary progress in the electric vehicle market is driving a surge in demand for advanced car batteries and related commodities.

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MSCI ascension to shine spotlight on untapped Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is an exciting prospect for the investment community, given his focus on important reform measures vital to unlocking the country’s substantial economic potential.

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Egypt’s economic potential - Oasis or mirage?

Gary Greenberg, head of emerging markets at Hermes Investment Management, explains why Egypt is becoming attractive to investors.

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The UK stocks to back and avoid ahead of England's opening clash

Sports and food retailers could perform well for investors during the World Cup, while restaurants may suffer.

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