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Fed shows confidence in US recovery as GDP growth exceeds expectations

The US Federal Reserve ending its monthly bond purchases as planned is a vote of confidence in the US economy, says Ben Brettell, Senior Economist, Hargreaves Lansdown… »


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Jersey Finance welcomes HM Treasury’s plans to make UK Western hub for Islamic finance

Geoff Cook (pictured), Chief Executive of Jersey Finance, comments on HM Treasury’s plans to cement Britain’s position as Western hub for Islamic finance… »


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Geo-political risk could impact global demand and GDP

Andrew Herberts, head of private investment management, Thomas Miller Investment comments on the global outlook for emerging markets… »


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Dilma's delight likely to sour markets

Schroders’ Emerging Markets Economist, Craig Botham, comments on the results of the recent Brazilian election… »


Stephen Cohen, iShares

Where might we find an equity rally in late 2014 for a ‘winter of content’?

Stephen Cohen (pictured), Chief Investment Strategist for iShares EMEA, comments on areas of opportunity for a winter rally, regardless of the weather… »


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FCA is now ready to receive Annex IV reports for the AIFMD 

Tim Thornton, managing director, global client delivery, Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services, comments on news that the FCA is now ready to receive Annex IV reports for the AIFMD… »


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Uncertainty begins for US equities

Andy Brunner, investment strategist at Morningstar OBSR, says US equities area facing a number of challenges… »


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ZEW survey is latest in long line of shocking euro zone data

Ben Brettell, Senior Economist, Hargreaves Lansdown comments on the latest ZEW survey data showing that Economic sentiment in Germany has turned negative for the first time since 2012… »


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Strong US dollar and cheap commodities present major headwinds for emerging markets

Colin McLean (pictured), managing director, SVM Asset Management, on the outlook for emerging markets… »


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The need for inflation in Japan’s weakening economy

Ahead of the Bank of Japan Outlook Report on Tuesday 14 of October, Graham Martin, Managing Director of Optima Fund Management (Europe), comments on the need for inflation in Japan’s weakening economy… »


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