Alternatives 6 Nov 17
Gold sales soar after first rate hike in a generation
Sales of gold to first-time buyers soared 64% last week after the Bank of England’s base rate hike, The Pure Gold Company said.
Ronaldo flogs high-risk scheme to 60m Twitter followers
Football star Cristiano Ronaldo has recommended a controversial investment brokerage to millions of fans by advertising it on Twitter.
Ardevora’s Lang: Natural resource industries ‘trapped’
All is not as stable as it appears in the energy industry, warns Ardevora manager Jeremy Lang, who believes the sector is “a slowly unfolding trap”.
Gold rallies to highest level this year after North Korea missile launch
The price of gold surged to its highest level so far this year in the wake of North Korea firing a missile over Northern Japan.
Aviva Investors bulks up real estate team with dual hire
Aviva Investors has appointed Katie Brown and Chris Wilkinson as associate directors to its real estate team, arguing that the asset class is offering superior risk-adjusted returns.
ESG investors hit out at Trump’s Paris Agreement renege
Investors have said that president Trump’s decision to turn his back on the Paris Climate Agreement ignores the economic benefits that renewable energy brings.