Summer can bring surprises for investors. There is little company reporting, so other events fill the vacuum.
Pronouncements by politicians and central bankers have a much bigger chance of making front page news, and low trading volumes also encourage volatility. Shares can move sharply, driven by currencies,...
Investors turn to global equities
Matthew Tillett, senior portfolio manager - UK equities at Allianz Global Investors, examines the pitfalls of investing in technology as well as the benefits.
EM equity funds see redemptions of $1.6bn
Latter stages of the cycle