Down the Rabbit Hole – Fixed Interest

June 23rd, 2017, by Georgina Ogilvie-Jones

Argentina issued a 100-year bond this week with a coupon of 7 1/8% and a yield of nearly 8% (which will change in line with the price of the debt and is not guaranteed). It was extremely oversubscribed with $9.75… Read More…

Economic Commentary – May 2017

June 15th, 2017, by Georgina Ogilvie-Jones

The global economy is extending its broad-based recovery, with stronger data coming through from Europe and emerging markets to set alongside established US recovery. Corporate earnings prospects are reasonable, but could see subtle negative effects from more populist policies in… Read More…

Market Monitor – May 2017

June 15th, 2017, by Georgina Ogilvie-Jones

Equity markets advanced in May and the FTSE World index had a total return of 2.5%. At a global sector level it was a positive month for more defensive stocks with utilities, consumer staples and technology all among the best… Read More…

The Share Race Challenge

June 13th, 2017, by Phil Bennett

Dewhurst Torevell has been a proud co-sponsor of The Share Race Challenge for the last two years, setting a real life brief for the teams and awarding a prize for the team with the Best Investment Discipline. Open to students… Read More…

Election Update – 9th June 2017

June 9th, 2017, by Georgina Ogilvie-Jones

The general election has resulted in the incumbent Conservative party falling short of a majority. An informal arrangement is therefore being negotiated with the right-wing DUP to secure their 10 seats in Northern Ireland and avoid the pitfalls of a… Read More…