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A view from the markets – True Faith

Forward markets don’t see US 2-year Treasury yields above 1% again for at least five years. The technology sector has just delivered blow-out earnings numbers for Q2.

Market thinking

COVID-19: Why 2020 is not 2008 – the fund manager view

As we consider how the world will recover from COVID-19, it is vital that we remain aware of how this crisis is very different in nature to the market shock of 2008/2009 and understand how this will ...

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European Summer

The strongly developing consensus appears to be pro-Europe relative to the US. A stronger Euro and a negative view on US equities is part of that. The political and health situation in the US is begi ...

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The Big H

We are consistently seeing technological progress towards the goal of de-carbonising our economies. Alternative energy is becoming cheaper and more and more activities have the opportunity to shift t ...

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Heading somewhere

Everybody should have an argument with themselves and with others now and again. Arguments rarely end in absolute agreement.

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Now it gets tough

The second quarter was disastrous for society and the global economy. The danger on both fronts is passing only slowly.

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The call on future growth

If companies survive, they have a chance to grow in the recovery. The credit backstop has helped the chances of corporate survival in most developed markets. It is tough, no question about it.

The Evolving Economy

What you need to know about industrial robotics

The demand for industrial robots has accelerated due to the ongoing trend towards automation and innovative technological advancements.

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R-rate risk rise

Equities sold off this week as it became clear that the path to normalisation is not an easy one. Infection rates are rising in many parts of the United States and emerging markets, even while they a ...