02 April 2014
A fresh record high for US equity markets lifted stocks around the globe overnight, after positive data in the States sent shares soaring.
28 March 2014
Aviva Investors has sold its US equity investment management subsidiary River Road Asset Management in an effort to streamline its US business.
26 March 2014
Thousands of ‘accidental Americans' could be unwittingly caught by the Foreign Accounting and Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) from July, leaving them exposed to US tax liabilities, Vestra Wealth has warned.
21 March 2014
Russian stocks and government bonds fell today after the US and European Union increased sanctions against Russian politicians and business leaders.
07 March 2014
The US economy added 175,000 jobs in February, ahead of estimates and confounding fears that continued bad weather would hurt the employment recovery.
03 March 2014
Nick Ford, co-manager of the CF Miton US Opportunities fund, analyses the big capitalisation stocks of today, which could be classed as the new ‘nifty fifty’ for this decade.
28 February 2014
Annualised US GDP growth for Q4 2013 has been revised down from 3.2% to 2.4% at the second estimate, with worse-than-expected personal consumption figures to blame.
24 February 2014
Investor confidence in Europe has been constantly eroded by a series of crises over the past few years. Now, at the start of its recovery, Andrew Parry, CEO of Hermes Sourcecap, says it is important not to panic over a market correction.
24 February 2014
Julia Rampen talks to Hargreaves Lansdown’s senior investment manager about risk-rated funds, star managers, and whether prospects for the US economy are as rosy as some commentators expect.
07 February 2014
US and European equity markets have moved higher this afternoon despite the latest employment figures raising questions over the strength of the US recovery.
03 February 2014
Which companies are paying the best dividends? Has the US recovery been kind to income seekers? How can fund managers protect returns as interest rates begin to rise?
03 February 2014
John P Calamos Sr, chairman of Calamos Investments, explains why core convertible allocations may be the answer to investing in a rising, but still volatile, equity market.
30 January 2014
Preliminary figures released today show the US economy grew at an annual rate of 3.2% in the last quarter of 2013, in line with analysts’ expectations.
24 January 2014
BNY Mellon Fund Managers is changing the name and investment remit of the BNY Mellon American fund, managed by its US subsidiary the Boston Company Asset Management.
23 January 2014
Investors’ misplaced belief that US stocks are overvalued has made it the “most unloved bull market” in 40 years, veteran US fund manager Ed Cowart has said.
Why are there often such differences in the performance of investment trusts and open-ended counterparts run by the same managers, asks James Burns, head of the multi-manager team at Smith & Williamson.
With UK markets having underperformed many European indices in recent months, and the prospect of interest rates rising very soon, Raj Tanna, portfolio manager at J.P. Morgan Private Bank, analyses the future for UK equities.
Asia's growing consumer base will be a force to be reckoned with. Yuming Pan from Allianz GI lays out the statistics that show just how big the investment opportunities will be.
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