Wealth managers may not always blow the lights out when it comes to their discretionary investment skills, yet they do make great investments.
Even better, they are ideally placed to benefit from RDR, as well as the side effects of an ageing, wealthier society. However, the sector faces a whole heap of challenges, not least the rise of increasingly...
Simon Gergel, manager of the Merchants investment trust, forecasts a much tighter oil market this year and beyond, with a return to higher prices at some point.
The New Year started, as always, with a flurry of forecasts for the next 12 months. But with equity markets having one of their worst starts, a number of commentators have not had to wait as long as usual for some of their forecasts to look a touch optimistic.
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