Alternative routes to income

Income-seeking investors struggling with low interest rates on bonds and deposits plus high share prices, should consider investment companies holding alternative assets. Infrastructure - such as public buildings funded through the private finance initiative (PFI)…

Finding value in American growth

Last year saw global growth accelerate at its fastest pace since the financial crisis as this long-running bull market defied expectations and found another gear. It was a period of synchronised global growth reminiscent of…

Weekly ETF Equity Select List – 7th, May 2018

About the ETFG ETP weekly Select List The ETF Global Weekly ETF Select List has been designed to support both Financial Professionals and Investors with their respective Exchange-Traded-Fund selection processes. Once the investor’s risk tolerance,…

Why the Tiger economies are poised to pounce

Mike Kerley, Fund Manager of Henderson Far East Income Ltd and Director of Pan Asian Equities at Janus Henderson Investors discusses how local Asian companies are challenging multinational brands and driving growth across the region.…

Battle Lines Are Being Drawn

We have regularly discussed our multi-month topping thesis in the last three months (and a few times last year – prematurely as it turned out), and price action in recent weeks has done nothing to…

Some Charts That Are Catching Our Eye

We thought we would have a look at a few charts this week that are catching our eye or have piqued our interest. So, less words this week and more pictures; which should make it…

Witan Full Year Results 2017

DISCLAIMER This is a short video presentation provided by Witan Investment Services which contains an interview with Andrew Bell, Chief Executive Officer of Witan Investment Trust plc. Investments and or investment strategies mentioned in the…

Where’s the clever money going? March 2018

It’s been an eventful start to 2018, with a return to a more volatile environment as global markets climbing to record highs in January, before several days of dramatic correction at the start of February.…

The Big Waiting Game on the US Economy

It feels very much like a big waiting game at the moment. Economically the consensus became very excited about synchronised global growth as 2017 ended, and of course the US tax cuts were supposed to…

Another Goldilocks Employment Report

Just when equity markets needed an extra boost, the US released yet another “Goldilocks” employment report. Strong jobs growth surely indicates a strong economy; great news for corporate profits that are being turbo-charged by the…

Slow and steady

In the face of recent market volatility, Jonathan Davis explains why a calm approach is best. No matter how much wise advice they receive in advance, few investors find their first encounter with a sharp…

Argentine Mining – Light at the End of the Tunnel

Mauricio Macri’s surprise 2015 presidential victory raised hopes in Argentina’s mining sector. After all things couldn’t get much worse.  Under his predecessor Cristina Kirchner mining had been hit by a 5% export tax imposed in…