Investors could be forgiven for thinking that nowhere is an immediately appealing prospect for investment right now, least of all Europe.
The disruption to the global economy from the worldwide spread of the coronavirus is the biggest shock to the world since the Second World War.
Ten questions with... Canaccord's Richard Champion
Being selective key to weather the storm
'Demand collapsing because it must'
The bull/bear debate in credit markets in 2020, is whether we face an early 1980s-type bear market or a 2008 valuation scenario.
Last Monday, for the first time in its history, the US Federal Reserve announced a liquidity programme that includes buying corporate debt.
Investment opportunities on the horizon
Preparing for volatility before market calms down
First time ETFs will be included in this type of programme
US central bank has gone 'nuclear'
Relief for small business owners
Will QE and helicopter money do more harm than good?
Move from central bank is ‘surprising’
How Covid-19 upended monetary policy
Calls for helicopter money
Countries battle against coronavirus fallout
Fiscal stimulus and history to the rescue?
'Opportune entry point'
First budget of this parliament
The UK economy ended 2019 in stagnation, under pressure from political uncertainty and a global economic slowdown.
2019 proved to be a strong year for equity investors.
Europe has been shunned by global investors in the past few years for a number of reasons: profitability of European companies has lagged that of global counterparts; poor public finances have threatened the common currency and populist pressures have...