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When economies reopen some expect a bounce back in sectors such as retail, hospitality and catering as soon as most controls are lifted. The situation is more complex than that.

Post-lockdown bounce-back and scarring

When economies reopen some expect a bounce back in sectors such as retail, hospitality and catering as soon as most controls are lifted. The situation is more complex than that.

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Gains in technology business such as Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google – the so-called FANG stocks, as well as iPhone maker Apple – have led market gains. But regulation is coming.

Fighting the FANGs

Gains in technology business such as Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google – the so-called FANG stocks, as well as iPhone maker Apple – have led market gains. But more regulation is coming.

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Monthly Market Commentary - January 2021

Whilst first-quarter global growth will be at best sluggish, reflecting the recent wave of the virus in the US and Europe, market participants are looking ahead to a reopening of the global economy from the second quarter and beyond.

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The future of rates and markets - Webinar

Charles Stanley’s Fiduciary Investment Team discusses the Global Investment Outlook for 2021 and beyond.

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Charles Stanley appoints Gavin Wiggans as Business Development Director - North

Wealth manager Charles Stanley has announced the appointment of Gavin Wiggans as Business Development Director - North.

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Charles Stanley appoints David Pederson as Director of IMS – Branches

Wealth manager Charles Stanley has announced the appointment of David Pederson as Director of Investment Management Services (IMS) – Branches.

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A battle between independent investors and the professions has been taking place over GameStop in the US. But such action is no threat to markets – yet.

The battle of some professionals against the crowd

A battle between independent investors and the professionals has been taking place over GameStop in the US. But such action is no threat to markets – yet.

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2021 outlook positive, but risks remain

Despite global economic growth entering another pandemic-driven soft patch, we are constructive on equities over the next few months.

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Monthly Market Commentary - December 2020

The constructive market environment that started in early November continued through December, as positive vaccine news improved sentiment.

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Garry White, Chief Investment Commentator, provides a round-up of the market movements and the global investing outlook over the Christmas 2020 break.

Christmas market round-up: Good riddance to 2020

Garry White, Chief Investment Commentator, provides a round-up of the market movements and the global investing outlook over the Christmas 2020 break.

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A recovery in sectors hit hard by the pandemic may lie ahead – but 2021 may still be a challenge.

A better year in prospect

A recovery in sectors hit hard by the pandemic may lie ahead – but 2021 will still be challenging.

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A small piece of computer coding acted as the co-pilot in a US military jet for the first-time last week – and it could have significant implications for the future of work.

Human ingenuity means the robots won’t take all our jobs

A small piece of computer coding acted as the co-pilot in a US military jet for the first-time last week – and it could have significant implications for the future of work.

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Christmas Letter; ‘tis the season to be tender

As we turn our thoughts to the festive period and year end, it seems that for many pension scheme trustees it is the season to tender!

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Monthly Market Commentary - November 2020

November was an extraordinary month. Joe Biden became the US President-elect, but Donald Trump has refused to formally concede defeat.

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