The news cycle is never-ending, but where is the volatility in financial markets? Emily explores how this could impact investments.
Richard Flax explains the reasons changes are being made to all Moneyfarm portfolios. In this video he discusses Brexit, Trump, and rising inflation.
2016 was an interesting year for emerging markets, and they’ve started the year as a much talked about asset class. They seem to be correlated with the oil price so that could be good news, but the Trump presidency could undermine this. We lift the hood on emerging markets equity. What are emerging markets equities? […]
2017 is set to be an interesting year; with elections in three major European countries (Germany, France, Netherlands), the official inauguration of Donald Trump as US president, and the likely triggering of Article 50 all on the horizon. And you thought 2017 was going to be easier. Not to forget Italy, which is currently dealing […]
It’s fair to say that 2016 has been an historic year. According to British bookmaker Ladbrokes, if, at the beginning of the year someone had made a £1 accumulator bet on the Brexit vote, Donald Trump winning the election and Leicester winning the Premier League when they were at their longest odds, they would now […]
This week saw the third anti-establishment vote of the year. Emily explores the market reaction and whether they themselves are becoming anti-establishment.
Just six short months ago this headline could have been about the UK. 2016 has been a year of surprises, from Brexit to Trump, the year will now end with Italians saying no to constitutional reform. Around the world individuals are voting against the establishment. Matteo Renzi’s decision to step down as a result of […]
You have a diversified investment portfolio because, according to modern portfolio theory, different asset classes rarely move up and down in sync with one another. But how true is that? Have the changes in monetary policy in 2016 increased correlation between asset classes and therefore made diversification more difficult, or are you unknowingly creating a […]
Donald Trump has dominated headlines and markets this week. Emily explores the impact to date and what investors can expect in coming months.