Election Special

If you listened to nothing but the rhetoric, you would think economic policy will be very different going forward under a Labour or Conservative government. In fact, it very likely … Read More

A game of two halves

Some weeks just lend themselves to the easiest titles… With the start of the ‘Euros’ good luck to your team, or for your sanity if you aren’t a football fan. … Read More

Rate cuts begin

Global equities gained 1.2% in both local currency and sterling terms last week. This more than reversed the small losses of the previous week and left markets 1-2% above their … Read More

Golden Child

Global equities last week fell a modest 0.6% or so in both sterling and local currency terms. This still left markets up a healthy 2.3% and 3.7% respectively over May … Read More