If we had to use one word to describe the mood in financial markets early in 2018, it would be 'greed' - characterised by low volatility and rising risky asset prices.
The debate has now turned to how sustainable this market paradigm is, and whether a short-term correction is imminent. In this context, one area which requires closer attention is US trade and the...
Japanese stocks have more than doubled their returns since December 2012, on the back of Abenomics, but many investors are still not convinced of the sustainability of the rally.
Shares up 15% on Friday