Jupiter Merlin team warns on risk of ETF liquidity crisis
Jupiter’s respected Merlin team of multi-managers has sounded a warning on exchange-traded fund (ETF) liquidity, as part of a downbeat series of predictions for global markets.
Warning of ‘volatile summer for markets’ due to Trump and China
Markets could turn volatile this summer as one of the biggest multi-asset investing teams in the City warned its forecasting models were indicating possible trouble ahead.
Eurozone sovereign bond divergence ‘may signal opportunities’
Recent divergence between eurozone sovereign bond yields may be based more on perception than reality and offer opportunities for investors, according to M&G Investments.
Five funds with niche styles to diversify your portfolio
The Share Centre’s Sheridan Admans has tipped five funds with niche styles that might offer investors a diversification opportunity.
PA ANALYSIS: Harness ‘animal spirits’ for investment success
Not being a student of Keynesian theory, I’ve been somewhat confused by the oft mentioned revival in ‘animal spirits’. Rather than bulls and bears, investors should beware the headless chickens.
Bond sales slump underscores Trump effect on world markets
Rising bond yields amid the election of Donald Trump depressed new investments into bond funds in the final quarter of 2016, new figures show.
Forget the Vix – new ways to profit from volatility
Geopolitical uncertainty is on the rise but the Vix Index is at historic lows. Is there really still an investment case for trying to harness volatility?
PA ANALYSIS: Fed poised to act but no bond ‘bloodbath’
Treasury yields saw their largest one-day increase for over three months on Wednesday, but is the Fed right to be hawkish, and what does this mean for the bond bull market?