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  • rory-mcpherson-psigma-headshot
    February 15, 2017 10:10

    Missing the best 10 days of performance in the last 20 years of UK stock market returns would have cost investors 170 per cent, writes Psigma's Rory McPherson.

  • stéphane-monier-lombard-odier-headshot
    February 14, 2017 09:45

    While every industrial revolution has disrupted the global economy in different ways, they always ultimately end in growth, says Stéphane Monier at Lombard Odier Private Bank.

  • guy-stephens-rowan-dartington-headshot
    February 13, 2017 10:14

    Despite the short-lived effects of Brexit, Trump and the Italian referendum, investor complacency is a cause for concern, says Rowan Dartington's Guy Stephens.

  • john-redwood-charles-stanley-headshot
    February 10, 2017 09:46

    Investors must weigh up whether they will make more on Trump's tax cuts and reflation than they lose on protectionism and politics, says John Redwood at Charles Stanley.

  • trevor-clark-rutherford-wilkinson-headshot
    February 9, 2017 10:50

    While the government could have done more to encourage older people to downsize, at least they won't lose out on IHT breaks by doing so, says Trevor Clark at Rutherford Wilkinson.

  • john-bilton-jpmorgan-headshot
    February 8, 2017 08:53

    Simple passive approaches that worked while central banks were dousing the market with capital may prove wanting, according to JPMorgan's John Bilton.

  • neil-williams-hermes-headshot
    February 7, 2017 11:32

    The largest Brexit uncertainty now is the length of the journey ahead, says Hermes' Neil Williams. Our negotiations could stretch well beyond the two years assumed by Article 50.

  • jaisal-pastakia-heartwood-headshot
    February 6, 2017 10:51

    European equities has been an unloved market over the past year, but Heartwood's Jaisal Pastakia explains why he is backing the region.

  • michelle-mcgrade-td-direct-headshot
    February 3, 2017 10:31

    Cash can undermine the value of your portfolio, explains Michelle McGrade at TD Direct. These funds can give you the inflation protection you need.

  • kunal-desai-neptune-headshot
    February 2, 2017 11:12

    This is how India's 2017 budget will impact the country's economy and equity market, says Kunal Desai at Neptune.