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Three reasons stock markets could be about to crash

Equities are overvalued Stocks are expensive using the most rudimentary of metrics; price. Global stocks have posted significant gains in recent years and the bull run...
eclipse

Total eclipse of the… stock market?

As the financial industry quietens down for the summer, the stock market has stayed within a narrow range. Even as companies report earnings, many...

How low could the FTSE 100 fall?

The FTSE 100 has been on a hell of a run. Since intraday lows of around 5,500 February 11th 2016, the FTSE has rallied...
german

What can investors learn from Germany’s stock market crash?

The German stock market crash is a timely reminder of the need to broadly invest, affirms one of the world’s largest independent financial services...
investment

Investment sectors in the limelight – and those waiting in the...

The tech sector seems to dominate the media attention given to start-ups. The term ‘unicorn’, a privately owned business valued at more than a...
trump

How could a Trump impeachment affect the market?

In my 39 years, I have never witnessed a US Presidency with as much drama as I have seen in just over 100 days...

New platform Maecenas set to democratise fine art investment

In uncertain times, the fine art market offers a reassuring investment opportunity. Largely immune to political change, it is less volatile than currencies or...
rome

Italy’s first tech conference to debut in Rome this week

Italy's first tech conference will begin on Wednesday in the country's capital city, bringing together investors and entrepreneurs from all over the world in...
islamic markets

Are Islamic markets a safe bet in times of uncertainty?

Islamic markets may be a better bet for investors as uncertainty sends shockwaves through the financial sector, as evidence shows that markets in the region...
business

Talk clearly and cut the jargon: the vital ingredients needed for...

It’s often been said that honesty is the best policy, and in the case of the mergers and acquisitions market, this has never been...