Panic? (part 2)

Panic? (part 2)

‘In my mind, it’s always easier to do a sequel than an original’ – Steven Van Zandt We are not even at the end of the first quarter of the year and global financial markets have racked up two bouts of significant volatility. Back in late January / early...
Should the UK stock market be so disliked?

Should the UK stock market be so disliked?

‘In investing, what is comfortable is rarely profitable’ – Robert Arnott A regular survey of the views of global investors managing collectively many hundreds of billions of Pound’s worth of assets has regularly shown over recent months that the most disliked...
Top Trumps?

Top Trumps?

Trump’s Trade Tremors Escalating trade protectionism is almost certainly what we should all be worrying about most and helps to explain the latest softness in equities. Mr Trump may claim that he did not start the fight but he seems willing enough to take it new...
When do you sell?

When do you sell?

‘Don’t gamble; take all your savings and buy some good stock and hold it till it goes up, then sell it. If it don’t go up, don’t buy it’ – Will Rogers If only it was possible with shares to adhere to the doctrine of ‘if it don’t go up, don’t...