18 July 2014
Global shares and US treasury yields fell on Thursday and Friday while gold soared as investors sought safety following a passenger jet crash in Ukraine.
17 July 2014
Investors are entering one of "the most dangerous phases" of the economic and market cycle, Henderson’s co-head of multi-asset has warned.
16 July 2014
Paul Hilsley, senior fund manager at Legal & General Investment Management, explains why it would not be shocking to see fallout in China’s shadow banking system in the coming months
08 July 2014
J O Hambro Capital Management (JOHCM) has recruited a former Fidelity investment team ahead of the launch of a small and mid-cap US equity fund this quarter.
04 July 2014
The US' two main markets climbed to record highs on Thursday, driven by better than expected jobs data.
30 June 2014
With QE tapering underway in the US, and China’s economy undergoing major reforms, Mike Willans, manager of CF Canlife North American fund, asks if defensives are the safest bet.
30 June 2014
Dean Cashman, head of Japan equity at Eastspring Investments, explains the Japanese turnaround story going on in spite of Abenomics.
30 June 2014
US equities currently have the highest returns on equity in the world, and changes in business and policies are only going to improve market fundamentals, says David Daglio, lead portfolio manager of the Boston Company US Opportunities fund.
27 June 2014
UK shares held on to modest gains this morning after the final reading for UK GDP growth in the first quarter was held at 0.8%.
26 June 2014
The UK market is as skewed and concentrated as ever in a small number of large names, but Ross Hollyman, fund manager at Sabre Fund Management, argues bigger returns with less risk are available globally.
25 June 2014
Woodford Investment Management raised £1.6bn for the CF Woodford Equity Income fund during its offer period this month, the company has announced.
23 June 2014
River and Mercantile Group, the asset management and consultancy business which formed in February, is to list today at a price which values the business at £150m.
20 June 2014
UK pharmaceutical group Shire saw shares jump 10% by mid-morning, after it revealed it rejected a £27bn bid approach from a US group.
20 June 2014
Polar Capital is looking to expand its number of investment teams, adding it has been encouraged by "unsolicited approaches", after nearly doubling assets under management in its last financial year.
17 June 2014
The FTSE 100 was higher by mid-morning despite this morning's data from the ONS revealing a greater than expected fall in the rate of CPI inflation.
Africa is fast becoming one of the world’s hottest regions for oil and gas, as it is relatively underexplored. But operating on the continent offers its own unique challenges, as Garry White, chief investment commentator at Charles Stanley Direct, explains
As investors increasingly push the boundaries in search of accessible alternatives, the alternative beta concept may become a significant part of investors’ toolkit, says Olivia Mayell, client portfolio manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.
Asian income is a game of two halves, with the region dividend between cash hoarding markets and those with an established dividend culture. Margaret Weir, investment director at Eastspring Investments spells out the best and worst markets - including the world's worst offender.
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