Tag Archives: economics

New Prime Minister and the Stock Market

Over the long run, the market has provided substantial returns regardless of who lives at Number 10.   Today is Boris Johnson’s first full day as the new Prime Minister and there has been a lot of media coverage of the transfer of power and the potential effects the new […]

Equity Market Review 2018 – the importance of taking the long-term view

2018 marked a generally negative year for global equity markets.  Despite positive returns experienced in the first 3 quarters of the year the final quarter saw major global indices turn down, largely as a result of fears of trade disputes between US and China. The fourth quarter equity market decline […]