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Equities 23 Nov 17

Equities to rise despite high valuations, says NN IP

High valuations are not an indication that equity markets will continue their upward trend in 2018 and investors should focus on trends instead, believes Valentijn van Nieuwenhuijzen, CIO of NN Investment Partners.

Gallery 23 Nov 17

Seven Black Friday bargains

Consumers in the UK and globally will seek out bargains on Black Friday, but what about the investment world? Portfolio Adviser looks at the views of seven managers and areas in the market that they see as undervalued.

Investment 23 Nov 17

Three funds to benefit from the budget

While lacking in headline grabbing announcements, Architas investment director Adrian Lowcock has identified three funds which are set to benefit from Wednesday’s budget.

Investment 23 Nov 17

BlackRock adds to fixed income ETF range

BlackRock has launched a new exchange traded fund which offers investors the ability to track a flagship global investment grade debt index.

Investment | News 23 Nov 17

Walker Crips’ profits grow tenfold

Walker Crips Group saw profit before tax surge 900%, around 10 times higher, from £50,000 to £500,000 over the first half of the year.

Companies | News 23 Nov 17

Liontrust braces for £1.5m Mifid hit

Liontrust has warned investors to expect up to a £1.5m hit to revenues from its decision to absorb research costs under incoming Mifid II regulation.

Companies | News 22 Nov 17

Woodford: Prothena conviction ‘as strong as ever’

Neil Woodford has doubled down on his conviction to Prothena and has accused the market of coming to the wrong conclusion on the success of its lead drug.

News | News 22 Nov 17

Can transparency be counterproductive?

Telling clients about all the risks involved in an investment makes it appear less risky and more attractive, a study has found.

Companies | News 22 Nov 17

Housebuilders’ shares tumble as Hammond vows to curb ‘land banking’

Shares across Britain’s biggest housebuilders were hit in the wake of Philip Hammond’s threat to crack down on the developer practice of “land banking.”

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