Spike in deals from across the pond suggests brighter future
With 55% of FTSE 100 dividends forecast to come from just ten companies in 2018, it is not surprising many UK equity income strategies are disproportionately invested in a relatively small number of large-cap stocks.
Out of over 7,000 firms
According to Smith & Williamson's Chris Ford
The good, bad and the middling stock picks
The UK TMT sector, and its remarkable bull run, has been a top performer for investors due in large part to the growth and dominance of mega-cap technology stocks.
Focus on healthcare and energy
European indices approaching historic peak levels
Remaining schemes to invest in
Managers respond to big question
Offering access to fast-growing sector
Brian Kennedy, ethical fund manager at Davy Asset Management, explains why investors should consider media companies as a way to benefit from the tenure of US President Donald Trump.
Central bank monetary policy has suppressed interest rates since the global financial crisis, leading to the greatest search for income in investment history, writes Philip Harris, manager of the EdenTree Investment Management UK Equity Growth fund.
Following the crescendo of the European sovereign debt crisis in 2011, scepticism plagued investors across the continent, leaving the economy in a fragile, lethargic state.
Natalie Kenway reports from San Francisco on the companies that are planning for a future of electric vehicles, anti-ageing technology and 3D printed limbs, with their growth posing a serious threat to older rivals.
Moore succeeds Mott on fund
David Coombs, manager of the Rathbone multi-asset portfolios, argues now is the time to seek out quality stocks that can weather market volatility.
Access to the internet and paid-for television is moving from a convenience to an essential in markets across the globe. Artisan Partners' Mark Yockey highlights the best stocks for capturing the trend.
Private bank Brown Shipley has made two promotions within in its London office, as part of a move to engage more with clients from the worlds of sport and media.
JOHCM's top performing income manager Clive Beagles outlines his favourite themes within UK domestic stocks, including 'self-help' stories such as ITV, as the economic recovery gathers pace.
Shares in BSkyB have rebounded after a 3% fall this afternoon as Rupert Murdoch bowed to pressure to withdraw his bid for the remaining 61% of the broadcaster.
Former GLG hedge fund manager Jason Mackay has joined digital agency Shout Digital.