Stephanie Flanders: Investors can trust that the UK economic recovery is here to stay and in a 'sweet spot'
Stephanie Flanders, the former BBC economics editor who is now chief market strategist for Europe at JP Morgan Asset management has urged investors to ‘trust’ in the strength of the economic recovery in the UK.
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Investors in Quintain retail bond 'have no need to sell right now' despite offer from new owner, says bond manager
Those investors who are currently invested in the retail bonds issued by the property company Quintain might find it more prudent to reject the offer from the company’s new owners to redeem the bonds at par, according to Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbone Unit Trust management.
Hugh Yarrow, manager of the Evenlode Income fund that has returned 75 per cent over the past five years, compared to 58 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK Equity Income sector in the same time period, has revealed the stocks he believes have the potential to be reliable sources of income for years ahead, regardless of the present short-term market stresses.
Charles Tan, investment trust analyst at Cantor Fitzgerald has revealed the investment trusts he favours at the present time as sources of income for investors looking to diversify away from traditional equity income funds at a time of market uncertainty.
Latest market moves indicate UK interest rates unlikely to rise until late 2016, says star bond fund manager
The rising rumbles of uncertainty presently gathering around the global economy have prompted policy makers in the US to delay raising interest rates, and the market is now not expecting UK interest rates to rise until the second half of 2016, according to Bryn Jones, head of fixed income at Rathbone Unit Trust management.
Hargreaves Lansdown: Government's Lloyds Banking Group share sale offer looks like an 'attractive package' for private investors
The plan announced this morning by the government to sell £2 billion worth of Lloyds Banking Group shares to the general public at a 5 per cent discount is likely prove ‘very attractive’ for private investors, according to Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown.
Stephanie Flanders, the former BBC economics editor who is now the chief market strategist for Europe at JP Morgan Asset Management, has opined that while events in China may delay the timing of a UK interest rate rise, the Bank of England are likely to act early in 2016.
Richard Buxton, head of UK equities at Old Mutual Global Investors and manager of the £2 billion Old Mutual UK Alpha fund, has asserted that investors who are prepared to be patient can garner significant rewards from Tesco shares in the coming years.
Star fund manager Neil Woodford, whose CF Woodford Equity Income fund has recorded a gain of 9.9 per cent for 2015 to date, compared to 2.4 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK Equity Income sector, has outlined his view on why the present slowdown in China is important for UK investors.
Keith Wade, chief economist at Schroders has revealed what he believes the current turmoil in the Chinese economy means for UK investors.
The jury is still out on the investment case for the giant Alliance Trust, despite the changes announced this morning, according to Laith Khalaf, senior analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown
Alex Savvides, manager of the JO Hambro UK Dynamic fund, which has returned 62 per cent over the past five years compared to 46 per cent for the average fund in the sector in the same time period, has revealed the reasons behind his decision to continue investing in embattled miner Anglo American.
Tilney Bestinvest: The five best funds to help investors protect their portfolio from the current market turbulence
Jason Hollands, managing director at Tilney Bestinvest, has revealed the five funds he believes are best placed to help investors navigate the current volatile market conditions.
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JP Morgan: Why the Lloyds Banking Group dividend is worth investing in despite the recent disappointment, but investors should be more cautious on HSBC
Thomas Buckingham, manager of the JP Morgan UK Higher Income fund, has revealed the reasons behind his decision to invest in Lloyds Banking Group, and that he has been concerned enough of late to sell some of his shares in HSBC.
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