This year started with the bull market that began in 2009 still going strong. While there was no lack of voices raising concerns about valuations looking pricey, particularly in the US market, other commentators pointed to parts of the world that were supposedly on the up. However, for a while in 2018 the reverse appeared to be true.
We asked a range of investment experts to predict whether markets might continue to rise in 2018.
Our experts’ regional predictions for 2017 have proved broadly correct – although Europe did better than expected.
With the Budget fast approaching, experts reveal what announcements they'd like to see.
The economy won’t offer support to UK shares in 2013, but innovative and inexpensive companies abound.