News & Media
7th September 2016 - News
With the media focused on short term political events, the effects of macroeconomic trends can be overlooked. However, it is often these long term trends which drive investment performance. This article looks at the effects and interaction ...
5th September 2016 - Investment Comment
Most of the developed economy stock markets produced a positive return in August with the Top UK 100 Companies up 0.85%, the EuroStoxx 50 up 1.08% and the Nikkei 225 up 1.92%. The S&P 500 was almost flat at -0.12%.
18th August 2016 - News
The personalities and policy issues emerging in the lead up to the forthcoming US elections in November 2016 have generated much controversy. Media attention has focused on eye-catching social policies, particularly those of Donald Trump. ...
2nd August 2016 - Investment Comment
Developed economy stock markets have performed well in July. The Top UK 100 Companies continued its recovery following the result of the EU referendum, rising 3.38% over the month. Other developed markets rose by even more, with the S ...
4th July 2016 - Investment Comment
Returns of the major indices are shown below: