Winners announced on 21 November
Managed by Amanda O'Toole
Commitment from government
Top nine trends to focus on
This year has seen the return of market volatility, with the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX, the 'Fear Index') having averaged 16 for the year so far.
We have reached an inflection point this year where, after several years of extreme liquidity, we are now heading toward monetary policy normalisation.
Opportunities in start-ups
Cryptocurrencies, specifically Bitcoin, have been a hot topic among the retail and professional investment community in the US.
Range of strategies available
Annual impact report
'Wobbling risk appetite'
With volatility returning to markets and inflation on the rise, can newer asset classes offer more protection for investor wealth?
Focus on alternative sector
The rise of big data in industrial and environmental end markets is essentially the coming together of two separate technology developments.
Electric vehicles among top themes
Rise of ESG in fund screening
2017 was a bad year to invest in a new structured product. In an ideal world (where volatility is high and markets have fallen), new structured products can deliver higher potential returns and lower market entry points.
Enormous gains since listing
As is well known, one of the most attractive qualities of venture capital trusts (VCTs) is their ability to pay tax-free dividends.
Market's reputation is being rebuilt
From Canaccord Genuity
Nicolas Ziegelasch, head of equity research at Killik & Co, explains how investors can take advantage of the growing popularity of electric cars.
Nationalisation debate a key issue
The popularity of the climate and environment space has grown exponentially in recent years, with investors increasingly recognising the multiple drivers supporting this long-term megatrend.