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Twilight zone fears for equity markets

Despite apparently benign market conditions, our panellists have become more cautious in their outlook.

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Tech a far safer sector than ‘lazy’ consumer staples

Global stock markets witnessed a modest loss in Q1, the first quarterly decline since the final three months of 2015. 

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Five influential themes driving Asian equities

By Anh Lu

Asia ex-Japan has been a major beneficiary of the ongoing global economic growth story, with the region outperforming all other major global equities markets over the past year or so.

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Seven super trends changing the world: here’s how to profit

Identifying tomorrow’s winning investments is ultimately what all fund managers are paid to do for a living.

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UK equities – now is the time for patience

As the House of Lords defeats a key piece of EU withdrawal legislation, the general sentiment in the investment arena is somewhere on the spectrum between uncertainty and gloom.

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Which FTSE 100 shares did the best and worst in April 2018?

After a sluggish first quarter of the year for global stock markets, April saw strong performance for the FTSE 100.

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Brexit and the stock market

One of the most compelling arguments for investing in UK stocks comes from the fundamental characteristics of the operating environment.

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Sell in May? Here’s why it can pay to go away

It’s that time of the year again when stock market lore advises investors to get out of the market and go on holiday for six months.

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Share Sleuth: ‘Buy and build’ strategy ticks all the boxes

Since I made a New Year’s resolution to consider only one trade a month, I’ve added more Cohort shares to the Share Sleuth portfolio, reduced its holding in Games Workshop and decided to hold b

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