Here you’ll find articles on everything from current markets to finance.
While investors can potentially enjoy another summer of low interest rates, uncertainties remain.
We look at the definition of growth stocks and examine why they dominate the US stock market.
We believe the changing attitudes of millennials towards saving are helping to open up financial markets to new savers.
We look at the definition of inflation and explain how it might affect investments.
Our research into defined contribution pensions shows that when it comes to pension pots, it’s still a man’s world.
Ever wondered how the person managing your money does their job in lockdown? Justin Onuekwusi explains.
We look at the definition of value stocks and examine why there are so many of them in the UK stock market.
Stock markets are becoming increasingly optimistic about the degree of relief help, particularly from the US government. But we don’t believe this can continue indefinitely. Here’s why.
Is it unreasonable to expect oil companies to drastically reduce their carbon emissions by 2050? As investors, we don’t think so.
The pandemic would appear to have changed attitudes towards the giving and receiving of benefits.
While the measures in Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s second budget look generous, longer term we believe these will have to be paid for.
We look at how important the use of hydrogen could be in the race to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.
We examine how economies are coping against the backdrop of the global pandemic.
Our Global Equity Strategist sets out, what he believes, are the main priorities for President Joe Biden.
We look at the definition of net zero and ask why it’s so important in the battle against global warming.
While many of us are experiencing a touch of the January blues, we believe UK investors are in a positive frame of mind. Here’s why.
Brexit is, once again, dominating the headlines. Do UK stock market investors care?
As the curtain finally falls on 2020, we look at what may be in store for investors next year.
Our senior European economist, Hetal Mehta, looks at the implications of the UK government’s rising debt burden.
We look at the next steps for both vaccine watchers and stock markets.
With Joe Biden finally confirmed as president-elect, we look at what the result may mean for investors.
With a conclusive result yet to be announced, we outline what this may mean for investors.
Just two key events could determine the course of global stock markets for the remainder of 2020.
The global pandemic aside, our Global Equity Strategist believes the US presidential election looms as the biggest overall event for markets in 2020.
The Investment Stewardship team outlines the key features of its 2020 Climate Impact Pledge.
Investment Strategist, Sarah Peasey, reveals why she is passionate about responsible investing in today’s changing society.
The UK stock market, when compared to those of the US and the rest of Europe, has performed poorly. Matthew Courtnell, Equities Product Specialist, explains why.
We look at the potential challenges and opportunities for investors in the final months of 2020.
In the current pandemic, saving may be more difficult than normal. But here are five reasons why, we believe, setting money aside now could be beneficial.
Will US technology companies be as dominant in the next decade as they are today? Our Asset Allocation team weighs up the evidence.
While Olympic athletes have been unable to exceed their personal bests this summer, gold has been breaking records of its own.
While sales of electric cars have increased in this pandemic, we believe that’s not wholly good news for European car manufacturers.
Whether you are thinking of saving for a big-ticket item such as a house or trying to get together a few savings for a rainy day, you’ve probably been told that the sooner you start saving, the better.
Just as an artist displays many colours on his palette, an investor may choose to own many diverse investments.
Whatever you’re planning this summer, don’t let the scammers succeed.
Which age group cares the most about ESG? We asked 1000 savers from three generations to reveal the themes that matter -- and those that don’t!
Part two of our series looking at how COVID-19 has changed investing and our views on markets.
Part one of our series looking at how investing and markets will be different for the rest of 2020.
Many of us are no longer working from the office because of COVID-19, but our personal and professional priorities haven’t changed. For Mental Health Awareness Week, here are some thoughts on how I am considering this for myself and my team.
Our lives changed on 23 March 2020 when government measures were introduced to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Mobility data from *Google and *Apple can help us look through the rhetoric on the return to economic normality and see what is really happening on the ground.
What does it mean when economists’ predictions look like a Scrabble board?
2019 was a huge year for our work on changing companies for the better. Here’s a quick look at the decisive action we’re taking on behalf of customers to tackle issues as diverse as climate change and income inequality.
Last week’s bounce in US company share performance reflects investors’ new-found optimism. Here’s why we’re still cautious.
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