The Investment Trusts Handbook 2020

Special book offer from the publishers of The Investment Trusts Handbook 2020 - in association with Aberdeen Standard Investment Trusts Harriman House has a special promotion, in association with Aberdeen Standard Investment Trusts, offering The…

Latin America, China and Coronavirus

Luis Felipe López-Calva, UN Assistant Secretary-General and UNDP Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean, examines how Covid-19 will impact the economic relationship between China and Latin America… Latin America has significant economic links…

Maintaining stability in turbulent times

In this latest episode of Trust TV Mike Kerley, Fund Manager of Henderson Far East Income, discusses the impact of COVID-19 on the Trust and the Asian markets in general. Mike also discusses his plans…

Bio Bear

Monday, March 23, 2020– We hope that all is going as well as it can be during these difficult times and we extend our thoughts and prayers to all those countries, companies, families and individuals…

Unchartered Waters

Monday, March 16, 2020– Once again, markets are rapidly moving this morning as the U.S. Federal Reserve announced a second emergency rate cut to zero on Sunday in conjunction with Central Banks around the world.…

Markets Hit Hard

Monday, March 2, 2020- It was one of the worst weeks for US Equity Markets since the financial crisis as Coronavirus fears became very real for Investors.For the week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped…

Coronavirus Now Impacting Earnings Estimates

Monday, February 24, 2020 - As Coronavirus cases and deaths continue to rise, investors showed a sign of retreat during this shortened trading week knocking major US indices from their two weeks of gains. For the…

Despite Angst, Positive Persists in U.S. Markets

Tuesday, February 18, 2020– We hope that everyone enjoyed a wonderful Presidents’ Day and welcome back! This past week, the markets continued to trend the same way they have for the past month, positively. Able…

Despite Global Panic, U.S. Markets Stay Strong

Monday, February 10, 2020- The deadly Coronavirus that has caused widespread panic throughout the world, as containing it is proving difficult, was not able to damage the U.S. markets this week. Another strong week came…

Worsening Fears

Monday, February 3, 2020- Growing uncertainty over the scope of the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak rippled through the markets this week, sending stocks to their largest weekly declines since October and erasing this…

Optimistic outlook for the UK economy

Neil Hermon, fund manager for Henderson Smaller Companies Trust, discusses the Trust’s “excellent” performance in 2019, which Neil attributes to the team’s stock selection and the positive impact of gearing. Neil also discusses the latest…

Delivering diversification

It is a truth universally acknowledged that an investor in possession of a good fortune must be in want of diversification. Whilst formerly, a traditional allocation between bonds and equities might have served this purpose,…