INVESTMENT

Time or Timing the Market?

There’s no doubt that timing is integral to all aspects of investment decision making, but what’s more important: timing the market just right or the amount of time spent in the market?

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INVESTMENT

Another day, another Prime Minister.

BoJo – ‘It’s time for Britain to get its Mojo back.’ The question is, will even Boris Johnson’s enthusiasm, good humour and bonhomie be enough to lift Britain out of its current gloom and uncertainty?

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INVESTMENT

Time for something to change at Barclays...

Is it time for something to change at Barclays? Jes Staley is sticking with the investment bank for the time being – in contrast to others like Deutsche bank which are jettisoning a large part of theirs.

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INVESTMENT

Should we really fear deflation?

David Long gives his thoughts on how now is perhaps the ideal time to stop fighting deflation and start embracing the positive effects it can have on society.

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INVESTMENT

Concerns Sparked for Energy Giant

In the last year several blue chip dividends were slashed as companies transitioned to new business models or paid for unforeseen investment. With new competition, three recent profit warnings and shares down 75% since 2013, could Centrica be next?

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INVESTMENT

Why do ‘Unicorns’ go public?

Why do Unicorns go Public? Capital International Group’s Head of Equity, James Penn, talks ‘Unicorns’ and Uber’s IPO. The company was valued at $79bn, making it among the 10 biggest IPOs of all time.

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CAPITAL INTERNATIONAL GROUP, INVESTMENT

South African General Election May 2019

In the aftermath of the South African general election earlier this month, Investment Manager, Graham Fisher, reflects on the economic impact of the result and the outlook for the county’s future.

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INVESTMENT, NEWS

No love for Sainsbury's and Asda merger

In his latest editorial, Head of Equity at Capital International Group, James Penn, unpacks why the CMA (Competition and Markets Authority) blocked the merger of Sainsbury and Asda.

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INVESTMENT

Q1 US Earnings Update

With the last day of Q1 earnings releases behind us, Investment Manager, Chris Bell, reviews the season: highlighting surprises, summarising sector performances and assessing the outlook for the rest of the year.

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INVESTMENT

Ban on exit fees for platforms

The UK’s FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) has revealed that it is investigating a ban on exit fees for platforms. James Penn unpacks the implications of this change to fee structures.

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