High allocation to cash
Focus on Europe
Worst-selling equity region
Navigating a volatile market
Reducing equities and corporate bonds
Gold prices set to soar
Aimed at clients with higher risk tolerance
Latest investment outlook
Interest in EU and UK banks
Asset management revenue up to £7m
UK funds saw stronger performance
US equity funds also perform well
Share buyback representing 15% of market cap
Investors have shunned UK stocks ever since the country voted to leave the European Union, with more than £1.8bn flowing from the Investment Association's UK All Companies sector in 2017 alone, writes River & Mercantile's Hugh Sergeant.
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Speaking to Artemis and AllianzGI
FTSE 100 up 6.84% over the month
CEO blames "equity weakness"
Fund buyers have said they are increasingly turning towards more specialist funds as they seek alternative sources of yield and/or uncorrelated returns in anticipation of more rocky markets in 2018.
Biggest monthly fall in sentiment since 2013