There has been no stopping this market – or these markets, it would be more correct to say. The bounce in the UK was approaching a third over less than six months last week. In some markets, it was even greater. This prolonged period of appreciating share values has given rise to a new phrase – the pain trade.
Resolution’s Clive Cowdery has reportedly held talks with UK Financial Investments over the sale of Lloyds Banking Group’s insurance brands.
The FTSE opened at 4,671 today rising as high as 4,687 in early trades with help from mining and financial stocks.
AJ Bell has appointed former Jardine Lloyd Thomson head of financial institutions Eddie McGuire as client services director.
It has been over four months since the surprise election of Donald Trump as US President. Despite the initial shock, the US stockmarket has continued to climb higher, with many investors forecasting that Trump will be more pro-growth than his predecessors. Watch Robin Milway, lead manager of the Neptune US Opportunities Fund, discuss the outlook […]
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