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Chinese President Xi Jinping

China introduces targeted stimulus

The Shanghai Composite Index of the largest 300 companies (CSI 300) has had a very poor 2018 having fallen 24% up until November including an 8% drop in October. These…

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Japan looks good value

Since October’s heavy correction, it is becoming clear that while investors realise the world is slowing and expectations for growth are diminished, there are still opportunities for growth. In fact,…

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Prime Minister of india Narendra Modi

India is still a growth story

2018 has not been a good year for emerging markets. The Indian rupee slipped 15% against the strengthening US dollar and Indian stocks have endured a period of significant volatility.…

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Busy trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange

The growth of tech deals

Mergers and acquisitions activity in 2018 are set to be the highest on record with US$3.3tn of deals conducted by October 2018. A series of mega deals have contributed to…

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People walking in shopping center

The impact of online shopping

There are up to 200 UK shopping centres that are under threat of falling into administration due to the demise of traditional large anchor stores such as BHS and Toys…

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Bank of England

Defending portfolios.

At certain points in a market cycle, usually when a down turn is looming, investors consider the defensiveness of their portfolio. We still feel that equities have an opportunity to…

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House of Commons MPs debate

When the fog has lifted.

October’s budget set out the conditions of the UK economy and public finances. The UK is expecting 1.4% GDP growth this year and is projecting 1.5% in 2019 and 1.5%…

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Top 100 Financial Advisers 2018

Estate Capital makes FT Adviser Top 100 Financial Advisers list for 2018.

We are delighted to announce that Estate Capital has made the FT Adviser Top 100 Financial Advisers list for 2018. This list sets out to showcase some of the best…

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Theresa May arrives for a meeting with European Union leaders

This deal or no Brexit?

Ahead of the referendum on UK membership of the EU on 23rd June 2016 we took a proactive approach over the holding of UK and European equity in our portfolios.…

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