Does recent merger and acquisition activity in UK equities indicate that a crash is imminent?
An increase in M&A activity is just one facet of UK equities explored in this wide-ranging guide on the sector.
European equities H2 outlook: valuation support & record discounts
Watch Rob Burnett discuss why despite investor angst and recent market stresses in Europe, the absolute and relative return potential for European equities is strong.
Lyxor’s Laird discusses using ETFs for portfolio protection
Choppy markets, rising inflation and the threat of interest rate hikes: investment risk may be on the rise. In this video, Adam Laird, Head of ETF Strategy for Lyxor ETF, discusses three ways you can use ETFs to protect a portfolio.
Should investors favour alternative over conventional strategies?
Mark Nash, head of fixed income, Ian Heslop, head of global equities, and Lloyd Harris, manager of the Old Mutual Financials Contingent Capital Fund, each explain why fundamental shifts in the global economic backdrop mean that now may be a good time for investors to consider allocating to strategies seeking returns that are uncorrelated with traditional asset classes.