Weekly review of the best performing funds
Easing trade tensions and growing corporate earnings behind improved metrics
Survey uncovers 'bullish stance' on China
Looking beyond trade wars and Brexit
The US dollar has performed well, up more than 7% since the end of 2017, and continues to enjoy a number of supports.
Japan favourable to China
Hard currency (HC) and local currency (LC) emerging market debt (EMD) have already delivered 13% and 10.3% this year respectively.
China has risen fast and accomplished much in 70 years of the People's Republic, but nothing rises smoothly.
New Discovery fund offers investors an alternative to "index anchoring"
Past the RMB7 per dollar mark
Population explosion still key driver of global markets
Global manufacturing continues to contract as trade falters. The Trump administration’s attempts to overhaul trade agreements are cooling sentiment and raising global uncertainty.
Asset class 'less impacted by global risk sentiment'
Central banks to keep borrowing costs low
Could 2019's markets see a repeat of Wall Street in 1929?
Early year pessimism 'not come to fruition'
China capable of 'mitigating impacts of broader dispute'
Do same risks remain in place?
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
As the trade war rumbles on, presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping need to agree on a trade deal, as both economies are weakening.
The case for emerging market (EM) small caps on a long-term basis is compelling.
The Chinese consumer has traditionally been viewed as an aspirational buyer of western luxury brands. But as China’s middle class matures it is also becoming more discerning, which increasingly favours local brands who know the local market and match...