Fidelity’s Rossi: Half of S&P 500 will be passive owned within a year

Fidelity’s Rossi: Half of S&P 500 will be passive...

More than half of the S&P 500 will be owned by passive investment strategies within the next 12 months, Fidelity’s Dominic Rossi believes.

Published : 29, Jun 2017
Pound surges as Carney hints at rate rise

Pound surges as Carney hints at rate rise

Mark Carney’s hint that UK interest rates could rise sooner rather than later sparked a surge in the price of sterling on Wednesday afternoon.

Published : 28, Jun 2017
Draghi ‘confident’ about QE effectiveness as Carney frets over UK consumer

Draghi ‘confident’ about QE effectiveness as Carney...

ECB president Mario Draghi delivered an upbeat message on the eurozone recovery on Tuesday as BoE governor Mark Carney addressed concerns over the level of household debt.

Published : 27, Jun 2017
Why the Bank of England is the 'real' public enemy number one

Why the Bank of England is the 'real' public enemy...

The Bank of England is the real reason behind the UK’s rising inequality and soaring asset prices but has been “skulking away invisibly” in the background, according to Tim Price of Price Value Partners.

Published : 26, Jun 2017
Los Angeles beats London as best city to invest in

Los Angeles beats London as best city to invest...

Los Angeles has pipped London as the top global city in terms of its attractiveness as an investment hub.

Published : 26, Jun 2017

Brexit: Five charts to show how the vote has hit...

One year on from the shock of the Brexit referendum and the UK's decision to leave the EU, we delve into the data to find out exactly how the result has hit investments.

Published : 23, Jun 2017
Aberdeen: Embrace alternatives or miss out on returns

Aberdeen: Embrace alternatives or miss out on...

Aberdeen Asset Management has warned that investors face lower returns over the next 10 years if they do not start to embrace alternative asset classes.

Published : 23, Jun 2017

Forget FANGs, it’s time to stick your teeth into...

While the FANG stocks have stolen the limelight over the past decade, Portfolio Adviser looks at the new group of tech stocks in town threatening to steal their crown.

Published : 22, Jun 2017
76% of UK investors refuse costly financial advice

76% of UK investors refuse costly financial advice...

Three-quarters of UK investors would refuse to pay for financial advice, a survey by Legg Mason Asset Management has revealed.

Published : 21, Jun 2017
Managers welcome MSCI's long-awaited China A-shares decision

Managers welcome MSCI's long-awaited China A-shares...

Asset managers believe MSCI’s inclusion of China A-shares in its emerging markets indices will increase investment options in the developing economy, but say the decision was long overdue.

Published : 21, Jun 2017
Ashburton: Oil prices can still rise to $60 a barrel this year

Ashburton: Oil prices can still rise to $60 a...

As oil prices slumped to yet another low on Tuesday, Ashburton's Richard Robinson argued now is the time to take advantage of the “significant opportunity” before prices soar by the end of this year.

Published : 20, Jun 2017
Sterling plummets on Carney rate hike rejection

Sterling plummets on Carney rate hike rejection...

Sterling fell on Tuesday morning in reaction to Mark Carney's claim that “now is not yet the time” to hike interest rates in the UK.

Published : 20, Jun 2017
Sterling spikes after ‘tectonic shift’ in BoE monetary policy

Sterling spikes after ‘tectonic shift’ in BoE...

The pound bounced back from its post-election lows after it emerged this afternoon the central bank’s monetary policy committee were not unanimous on discounting a rate rise.

Published : 15, Jun 2017
Doubts cast over Fed's ability to raise rates again in 2017

Doubts cast over Fed's ability to raise rates...

Deteriorating conditions in the US economy have cast doubts over the likelihood of a second rate hike from the Federal Reserve this year.

Published : 15, Jun 2017

The famous FAANGs proving tech sector still has...

After investors saw a sell off in tech stocks across the pond last week, Portfolio Adviser looks back at the rise of the sector's most famous stocks.

Published : 14, Jun 2017
Tech sell off not the end for FAANG

Tech sell off not the end for FAANG

A recent nosedive in the prices of technology stocks does not spell the end for the sector, fund managers have said.

Published : 13, Jun 2017
Godber prepares to sell after 'unknown' election consequences

Godber prepares to sell after 'unknown' election...

Last week’s general election result will have plenty of consequences for investors despite fund managers’ claims it has not affected their allocation, Polar Capital’s George Godber has said.

Published : 13, Jun 2017
Fund industry profits shrink as higher costs and passives bite

Fund industry profits shrink as higher costs and...

Worldwide profits for traditional mutual fund groups fell by close to 3% in 2016, despite higher assets under management, according to a report by McKinsey.

Published : 12, Jun 2017
Wealth managers dismiss 'little local' UK election

Wealth managers dismiss 'little local' UK election...

Wealth managers have dismissed the suggestion that the “little local issue” of Thursday’s UK general election will lead to any sweeping portfolio changes in the aftermath of the results.

Published : 9, Jun 2017
May fights on but investors fear ‘shaky’ Brexit talks

May fights on but investors fear ‘shaky’ Brexit...

Investors made their priorities clear this morning with big fears over who will lead the country into Brexit negotiations.

Published : 9, Jun 2017

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