Emerging market equities are inherently volatile. But investors shouldn’t be deterred. If investors have a long time horizon, the emerging markets are expected to pay returns well in excess of developed market equities.
Like summers, economic expansions do not last forever. The US recovery is now the second longest on record. There is nothing to suggest it will end in the near future, so the broad prognosis for risk assets remains good. But we know that—like weather fore
Investment Outlook 2018
There has been significant progress in the Brexit negotiations in the last 48 hours. A withdrawal deal has been agreed between the UK and European Union (EU).
THE INVESTMENT OUTLOOK FOR 2019: MID-YEAR UPDATE
Brexit: EU & UK reach divorce terms
Last night a series of votes took place in the UK House of Commons. The purpose of the votes was to establish a potential way forward for the Brexit negotiations that could command the support of a majority of members of Parliament (MPs).
The new prime minister is likely to meet similar challenges given the nation – and as a result parliament - remains divided over what it wants from Brexit.
Historically, an inverted yield curve has been a useful indicator of recessions. However, quantitative easing may have distorted that signal.