Uncertainty surrounding China in the short-term will keep fund managers on the alert, says GAM fund manager Charles Hepworth.
FundStrategy editor Laura Suter talks to Artemis Global Energy manager Richard Hulf about the drop in oil prices.
The stockmarket link could replicate the existing Hong Kong-Shanghai Stock Connect programme.
Morningstar said the fund had an “inactive approach” and had delivered average performance recently.
Toogood has played a pivotal role into making investment research what is today.
The Atlas Portfolio 4 fund sits on the defensive end of the risk spectrum.
The dollar’s strength is particularly key to all markets, and is the “critical driving force” behind many sectors.
The Merlin range has gone through “some difficult times” recently, including underperformance and team departures.
The recent troubles in China should each be taken as three seperate issues.
The future is looking very bright, says Kames head of multi-asset investing Scott Jamieson.
The environment of ultra-low interest rates and quantitative easing has helped global equities soar since markets bottomed out in March 2009.
A generation ago dividends accounted for around 10 per cent of profits, while today that figure is nearer 70 per cent.
We should remember departures of this kind are simply a fact of life, leaving a flurry of uncertainty and apprehension in their wake.
The Chancellor said his recent policies are of a Government “unwavering” in its support of home ownership.
A year-and-a-half from the Chancellor’s bombshell Budget who are the winners and losers and what has been the impact on customers and advisers.
Romer-Lee talks about learning lessons from setting up OBSR and the future of Square Mile.
Which country is actually ready to start increasing interest rates first?
Luke Chappell, who is replacing Richard Plackett, has traditionally invested in large caps, which could lead to a change in direction.
Lombard Odier chief investment officer for Europe Stéphane Monier has added a stronger cash exposure to decrease risk.
Chancellor George Osborne unveiled the surprise overhaul in the first Conservative Budget for almost two decades earlier this month.
Is there a risk of a further oil price drop because of oversupply? And is the current low oil price sustainable or temporary?
Despite reducing exposure to the UK and Japan, Cornelian Asset Management chief investment officer Hector Kilpatrick still favours the markets.
Legal & General published research saying the last-time buyers market is critical to solving the UK’s housing problems.
The property market has seen a mass of inflows in the past 24 months, with double digit performance last year, but managers are not as optimistic for the coming year.
Jon Gumpel’s £194m Defensive Capital Fund aims to provide the stability of bonds while maintaining exposure to potential equity upsides.
Although widely expected, many pass this deflation off as temporary, but is it really? And how should investors be positioned in this scenario?
Two UK think-tanks, Open Europe and New City Initiative, are finalising a report on asset management regulation and how it could be improved as part of EU reforms.
The Queen delivered her speech in the usual pomp and ceremony yesterday, but what are the main laws affecting finance and business?
Many of his peers were anticipating a strong European recovery but Robbins preferred to be overweight US instead of Europe.
While the T. Bailey Growth fund team has recently doubled the portfolio’s allocation to European equities, its managers insist the introduction of quantitative easing across the currency bloc was not behind the move.
Liontrust’s John Husselbee talks to Schroder manager Matt Hudson about the parallels between the military and running money.
Old Mutual Wealth’s customer director says vertical integration should not hide weaknesses.
With an election looming, bringing with it uncertainty to the markets, what is the outlook for the UK? We gather our investment committee to debate the issue.
Liontrust’s John Husselbee speaks to Old Mutual Global Investors’ Richard Buxton about his shift from the arts to finance.
McInroy & Wood’s Tim Wood and his team reduce equity exposure to favour UK and US government bonds.
“Making investment better. It’s not even an elevator conversation, I can say it when the doors are closing and get back to conventional silence.”
The Architas Multi-Asset Active Intermediate Income fund beat its benchmark last year by being “less wrong” on the duration trade, manager Caspar Rock says.
Whitechurch Securities has battened down the hatches on its Income & Growth portfolio to protect against the volatility surges it expects will continue.
Income-seeking investors would do well to look at the alternative plays on offer in the investment companies space
Investors hunting for high-yield income while avoiding capital loss from rising interest rates have two recent launches to mull over