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For the first time in a number of years, pan-European large company corporate earnings for 2017 look set to post a double digit year-on-year advance.
The sectors that have weathered the storm over the years
Many indicators say it is 'time to start selling'
Aviva Investors' Balfour looks at UK equities
Avoided bond proxies previously
Continuing impasse in French market deals
Fund managers reveal telecoms, housebuilders and retail as some of the sectors they believe will be able to continue their strong run in 2016, alongside the trouble spots.
Moore succeeds Mott on fund
Utilities and telecoms are being negatively impacted by interest rate environment changes, but some sectors are showing resilient economic growth, says Evan Bauman, portfolio manager on the Legg Mason ClearBridge US Aggressive Growth fund.
Equities already entered a bear market
Appeal of non-traditional financials
Fund groups are raising their technology exposure in existing funds, and even launching sector-specific mandates, as they predict disruptive technologies will wipe out household names in the future.
Martin Walker, fund manager at Invesco Perpetual, explores the attractive valuation opportunities in the oil and banking sectors.