Inevitable Impact of the Midterm Elections

Monday November 12, 2018 – Happy Veterans Day (Observed) - Stocks finished higher for the second week in a row, gaining back some ground following October's sharp pullback.  For the week, the DJIA was up…

In Recognition of Veterans Day 2018

Sunday, November 11, 2018 - With more than 20 million veterans in the United States, today we celebrate, honor and salute these men and women for their service to our nation. Please see below for…

Navigating choppier waters

We hear from investment companies with multi-asset and capital preservation strategies. Investment companies have been adapting to meet investors’ needs for 150 years. As well as offering exposure to markets around the world and specialist…

Finding the sweet spots in credit

Matthew Chaldecott, Fixed Income Product Specialist, discusses how to target the ideal portfolio mix in the current credit environment. As we near the end of 2018, we have finally started moving away from accommodative monetary…

Rebound Abounds

Monday, November 5, 2018- Stocks recorded solid gains for the week, helping the market regain ground lost over a period of prolonged weakness and bringing most of the major indexes back into positive territory for…

Markets Resume Downward Decline

Monday, October 29, 2018- It was another roller coaster week for investors as the markets ended down and Investor sentiment quickly shifted from inflationary concerns to a global recession. The Large Cap weighted S&P 500 closed at 2,665.69 and the…

The contrarian challenge to the consensus

[video width="858" height="484" mp4="https://www.marketviews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/mobile_mp4-4.mp4"][/video] There is real value emerging in companies that have fallen out of favour as a result of challenging economic conditions, but a contrarian must be careful, explains James Henderson, Fund Manager…

Asia, without the jitters

Asian markets have been volatile as fears over a trade war and economic weakness mount Thailand’s position as a regional hub has made it less vulnerable Upcoming elections are providing positive news flow By Adithep…

Two-Year Treasury Yield Hits 10-Year High

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.Treasury note yields were partly to blame for last week’s stock sell-off and today, those jitters returned with the benchmark yields ticking higher, particularly the short duration 2-year note…

The value in US markets

Performance in the US market has been strong, but there are fears of overheating This recovery may have been long, but it has been weak relative to history There are many opportunities in the US…

Leading the way

Ian Cowie explains why independent boards are a clear benefit of investment companies. Individual investors may feel overcharged and undervalued by some financial organisations that seem to be more interested in the weight of money…

Sharing the spoils of global income markets

Ben Lofthouse, Fund Manager of Henderson International Income Trust, shares his view of overseas income markets and the momentum behind global dividends growth It’s been a fascinating year so far with a lot of the…

The Key to The First Bitcoin ETF

This article was originally published on ETFTrends.com.This year has been another rough one on the bitcoin ETF regulatory front as U.S. regulators still have yet to approve ETFs linked to the largest cryptocurrency. Earlier this…