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
Top 10% hold 70% of overall US wealth
The major boost to global equity markets this year has been the 180-degree policy U-turn by the Federal Reserve, from tightening to loosening interest rates, and from quantitative tightening to the renewed provision of liquidity to financial markets....
Who will be the winners and the losers?
China has risen fast and accomplished much in 70 years of the People's Republic, but nothing rises smoothly.
Central banks to keep borrowing costs low
Investment Conundrums: Aegon's Van den Heuvel on why 'Janus-faced' economic outlook means equity upside is limited
Having a diversified portfolio could soften blows in volatile market
What happens when inflation risk increases?
Need for diverse portfolio return drivers
The policies and programmes that could protect a worldwide plunge
Value soars over one year to $1,532.45
In the developed world, inflation expectation is noise
Entering a 'monetary policy arms race'
Given the constant focus on what might cause equities to fall and whether now is the right time to invest, it is helpful to remember equities as an asset class have historically been more likely to deliver positive returns in any given 12-month period...
The most resilient companies examined
Sustainability, geopolitics and the 'Woodford liquidity crisis'
A bull market in US equities that has run for more than a decade, and generally low volatility over the years, may give investors the impression the ride will never end.
Global bond yields continue to crash through zero
Taking stock of the world's currencies
Global economic cycle is among the longest in history
Dovish shift in Fed policy as economic data deteriorates
Central bank's U-turn should be welcomed
Beginning of trade wars could trigger a strong headwind