This year has been dominated by a "tug of war" between two different constituencies of investors: those with a positive view on the potential for a sustainable economic recovery, and those who see little fundamental change from the low-growth, low-inflation environment that has characterised much of the post-crisis period.
For the former, the sharp reflationary moment from 2016 is very evident in the real economy, with improving economic growth supported by easier financial conditions and a weaker bias to the US dollar. ...
Industry Voice: Investment priorities are changing. More and more people are concerned both with the investment returns they can make on their savings, and whether their money is being managed in a sustainable way.
Targeting cautious investors
Effective from 2 January 2019
Barry O'Dwyer and Campbell Fleming, both senior figures at Standard Life Aberdeen, are to become non-executive directors of Phoenix Group.
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