As borrowing costs rise, more companies might start toppling over, warns David Coombs, our head of multi-asset investments.
Rathbones’ head of asset allocation research Edward Smith looks at a number of inflation scenarios that we believe might play out over the next 20 years, and concludes that there is no reason to fear an inflation bogey man.
As liquidators pick through the mess of the Carillion failure, our multi-asset investments head, David Coombs, ruminates on bargains that come back to bite you.
Global growth is robust, employment is strong, and almost everywhere you look asset prices have been rising. Edward Smith, our head of asset allocation research, examines why despite this strong backdrop wage growth remains so weak, and where it's headed.
Inflation breaching 3% has worried some investors, but overarching economic forces should keep prices relatively anchored, argues chief investment officer Julian Chillingworth.
Taking some time off for a trip out East, our workaholic multi-asset assistant manager Will McIntosh-Whyte stumbles upon a gamers’ den.
Wealth managers and fund houses have a lot on their plate due to MiFID II, James Goward, our head of sales support, sums up what we’re doing for clients.
As the Bank of England raises interest rates for the first time in a decade, the baton of economic stimulus is being passed to the government. Fiscal policy will have to smooth the way for UK growth here on in, but Chief Investment Officer Julian Chillingworth wonders if the government can deliver.
The bland commercialisation of Hallowe’en isn’t the only thing David Coombs is dreading: October is typically a terrible month for share markets. Still, our head of multi-asset investments has an instrument creepier than Freddy Krueger to keep the kids and market slumps at bay.