Countdown to 31 January 2020
One of two lead portfolio management promotions in European equities
It has been a strong showing for European equities in recent weeks, with the European Central Bank (ECB)'s policy action – and the rate cut in the US – all helping to lift shares higher.
What does Christine Lagarde, as ECB president, need to do to tackle Europe's stagnant growth? (Part II)
Second instalment of our special Big Question
New positions set up despite drop in equities exposure
What does Christine Lagarde, as ECB president, need to do to tackle Europe's stagnant growth? (Part I)
The Big Question on the central bank's newly appointed head
Europe's stockmarkets are on average up more than 20% this year.
Changes to take place by next year
European trusts trounce other sectors
It has been hard to comprehend negative yields in Germany, let alone Greece.
Population explosion still key driver of global markets
The European real estate investable universe is large, totalling some €2.5trn.
Cautious on sterling and UK equities
QE to restart on 1 November
Nine-tenths believe UK is less competitive because of Brexit
European equity markets have struggled to perform since the start of 2018 owing to the relaunch of trade wars by US President Trump, coupled with uncertainty surrounding Brexit.
The measures needed to make investors feel safe as houses
Growing awareness of environmental factors
Newly granted powers in 2020
Despite a recent sell-off, $17trn in global bonds trade with a negative yield.
How energy giants are getting on board with green plans
For most of the world, the economic recovery from the Global Financial Crisis has been weak compared to previous cycles.
Which products are at risk?
No-deal Brexit will cause 'a tremendous shock on the UK economy'