Are interest rates expected to rise?

How likely are further interest rate rises? Interest rates rose in 2018, both in the UK and internationally.   Last year, the US Federal Reserve (Fed)…

Why are interest rates rising?

Interest rates around the world have risen this year. On 2 August 2018, the Bank of England raised UK interest rates to 0.75%, up from a low of 0.25% – a…

5 Top investment themes for 2019

In our previous two articles on thematic investing, we looked at the basics of this unique investment strategy and highlighted some of the key…

Benchmark investing vs thematic investing: five things you need to know

In our last article, we introduced the concept of thematic investing and looked at several advantages of this approach to portfolio management.

What is thematic investing?

In a world of low interest rates, volatile investment markets, and rapid change, many investors have begun to question traditional approaches to…

EX-ODEY DIRECTOR OPENS FAMILY OFFICE TO MARKET

By Joshua Thurston for CityWire A former Odey Wealth investment director is among a group of six managers joining a West Berkshire-based family office to…