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US may start a fourth round of QE

Federal Reserve could begin more quantitative easing if economy does not improve next year.

Investments| Jul 06, 2015

Target US equities able to endure ‘external pressures’

Legg Mason’s Evan Bauman says his focus is on firms that are ‘virtually immune’ to US dollar headwinds.

Equities| Jul 06, 2015

Rate rises to hit discretionary sector

Consumer discretionary stocks perform poorly in monetary-tightening cycles, Baml warns.

Jul 03, 2015

US monetary policy could be ‘step into unknown’

When it happens, Fed interest rate hike could present a buying opportunity for the watchful

Investment Trusts| Jul 03, 2015

Dollar strength helps boost Polar Capital Technology Trust

Investment trust reports 30.7 per cent increase in total assets as a recovery in US technology and a strong dollar boosted performance.

Investments| Jun 30, 2015

Fund Selector: Greece’s cloud of uncertainty

Nation’s attempts to appease its creditors hang in the balance as first payment deadline looms.

Analysis & Opinion

From Special Report: Summer Investment Monitor - June 2015| Jun 15, 2015

Closet tracker funds appear to double to 17

2015 sees an increase in closet trackers.

From Special Report: Multi-Asset - June 2015| Jun 04, 2015

Don’t trust the consensus

QE by the ECB has been the biggest market driver this year

Fixed Income| May 11, 2015

Fund Review: Axa Global Strategic Bonds

Nick Hayes’s tells Ellie Duncan about the thinking behind the Axa Global Strategic Bonds fund.

Recent Articles
  1. David Coombs reallocates US exposure
    Investments| Jun 29, 2015

    David Coombs reallocates US exposure

    Manager rejigs strategy and targets vehicle with ‘constructivist’ managers.

  2. US switch pays off for Saracen fund
    Global| Jun 25, 2015

    US switch pays off for Saracen fund

    Global Income & Growth managers pile into US stocks as they perceive ‘value coming back’.

  3. Samra sees end to equities ‘tug of war’
    Jun 25, 2015

    Samra sees end to equities ‘tug of war’

    Charles Schwab UK MD says a rate rise by the Fed will likely trigger a market correction.

  4. 100 Club: RWC fund managers cut US exposure
    Alternative Investments| Jun 24, 2015

    100 Club: RWC fund managers cut US exposure

    ‘Muted’ economic data and adverse weather spur managers to reduce fund’s net long position.

  5. Fund Buyer View: Ways to surpass S&P 500
    Jun 23, 2015

    Fund Buyer View: Ways to surpass S&P 500

    Brown Advisory US Flexible Equity fund consistently outperforms the S&P 500.

  6. Grexit fears may delay US rate hike
    Jun 23, 2015

    Grexit fears may delay US rate hike

    Experts warn uncertainty over Greece’s future could be influencing US Federal Reserve policy.

  7. Fund Selector: Bond volatility heightens
    Multi-Manager Funds| Jun 23, 2015

    Fund Selector: Bond volatility heightens

    Could the looming US interest rate rise spark another ‘taper tantrum’ in the markets?

  8. Nasdaq pushed to record high
    Jun 19, 2015

    Nasdaq pushed to record high

    US indices made gains after the dovish Federal Open Market Committee statement, with the Nasdaq index closing at a record high.

  9. Anti-benchmark firm finds UK wealth manager traction
    Equities| Jun 12, 2015

    Anti-benchmark firm finds UK wealth manager traction

    President and founder resigned to being classed as ‘smart beta’ but calls passive investment “dumb”.

  10. Dollar strength may fuel equity volatility
    Investments| Jun 11, 2015

    Dollar strength may fuel equity volatility

    Investors are failing to factor in the impact of a strong dollar on firms’ earnings, warns Hayes.

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