Above page content

    Site map  Cookie policy

News and insights

News & Opinion

The Federal Reserve accepts that inflation will rise above 2% this year, but the central bank insists this will be temporary and longer-term inflation expectations remain anchored.

Inflation will rise and will test the Fed

The Federal Reserve accepts that inflation will rise above 2% this year, but the central bank insists this will be temporary and longer-term inflation expectations remain anchored.

Read more
Equity cycles have some relationship to GDP growth, but they are also dependent on central banks’ policies, lending by commercial banks – and on investors’ ever-changing view on the future.

Stock markets are not economic reality

Equity cycles have some relationship to GDP growth, but they are also dependent on central banks’ policies, lending by commercial banks – and on investors’ ever-changing view of the future.

Read more
Garry White, Chief Investment Commentator, provides a round-up of the market movements and the global investing outlook for the week ending 7 May 2021.

Last Week in the City: Commodity prices hit record highs

Garry White, Chief Investment Commentator, provides a round-up of the market movements and the global investing outlook for the week ending 7 May 2021.

Read more
Equity markets are discounting a fast pace of recovery in the second half of 2021. But investors need to watch out for those countries where lockdowns will need to intensify, as the virus is not defeated yet.

The pandemic has a further sting

Equity markets are discounting a fast pace of recovery in the second half of 2021. But investors need to watch out for those countries where lockdowns will need to intensify. The virus is not defeated yet.

Read more

Charles Stanley News

COLWMA logo

Charles Stanley scores COLWMA hat trick

Charles Stanley have won three awards at the City of London Wealth Management Awards 2021.

Enhancing our MPS models with ESG and removal of VAT

We are pleased to announce that we will no longer apply value added tax (VAT) on our award-winning, 5-star Defaqto-rated Managed Portfolio Service (MPS) models.

From Twitter

#Skills and competencies that drive, interpret, and respond to the #behaviours of people will dramatically increase… https://t.co/o8hXR4bFx1

More news

Supply-chain problems and rivalry between the US and China are straining the global chip industry. Some think the quest for chip domination between Washington and Beijing could lead to conflict in the South China Sea.

The political significance of the microchip industry

Supply chain problems and rivalry between the US and China are straining the global chip industry. Some think the quest for chip domination between Washington and Beijing could lead to conflict in the South China Sea.

Read more
Joe Biden is fashioning his election phrase of ‘Build Back Better’ into a vision of an activist administration, a heavily-unionised workforce – and a large expansion in state spending.

The growing costs of President Biden

Joe Biden is fashioning his election phrase of ‘Build Back Better’ into an activist administration, a heavily-unionised workforce – and a large expansion in state spending.

Read more
scientist working in a lab

Inside the mind of our Investment Manager, Ed Clark

Ed Clark, an investment manager based in London, thinks the biopharma industry will become increasingly important as we recover from the Covid-19 pandemic. Developments such as gene therapy offer exciting potential for investors.

Read more
Military Surveillance Officer Working on a City Tracking Operation

Big changes in world threats and defence requirements

Invading and defending forces need to ward off cyber attacks on intelligence, communications and control systems.

Read more
German Flag In Front of The Reichstag Building In Berlin

Germany and Europe want to be even greener

Mrs Merkel has dominated politics for the last sixteen years and now wishes to retire from the Chancellorship. A Green led coalition government is now as likely as a CDU/CSU led one.

Read more
QE written on cube with dollars background

How much more QE? Markets need their sugar high

Markets have got very used to the leading Central Banks creating plenty of new money to buy up bonds. This has boosted both bond and share prices. Recently there are early signs that the Central Banks might like to reduce the amount of support they provide. Investors need to keep an eye on this.

Read more
In recent years there has been great excitement about the creation of new digital “money”. However, consumers already have a form of electronic money.

Bitcoin, Britcoin and digital money

In recent years there has been great excitement about the creation of new digital “money”. However, consumers already have a form of electronic money.

Read more
shutterstock_1858569889 v4.jpg

Novice investor - The benefits of investing

In this episode, Erica Whyte takes us through her journey as a beginner investor.

Read more

Pages

Newsletter banner signup