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After a tough 2018, David Prosser looks at how investors can position themselves for 2019 and the part investment companies could play in managing volatility.
Simon Edelsten – Mid Wynd International, explains why automation presents both an opportunity and a threat.
AIC Chief Executive Ian Sayers looks back on 2018 and forward to the future.
Ian Cowie reflects on his personal portfolio's performance in 2018.
In this month’s Spotlight, we take stock of 2018 and ask what crazy and wonderful adventures might be in store for us in the New Year. Content includes articles by Ian Cowie and AIC CEO Ian Sayers as well of the results of this year's fund manager poll.
Simon Edelsten – Mid Wynd International, Jean Roche – Schroder UK Mid Cap and Peter Spiller – Capital Gearing, explain why global debt levels and trade wars are major threats in 2019.
Mid Wynd International, Jean Roche – Schroder UK Mid Cap and Peter Spiller – Capital Gearing, discuss why low inflation and healthy consumer spending are reasons why investors could be optimistic about 2019.
Industry outperforms in a challenging year while fee cuts accelerate.
David Prosser reflects on attitudes towards investment companies six years since the retail distribution review was implemented.
Simon Edelsten – Mid Wynd International, Jean Roche – Schroder UK Mid Cap and Peter Spiller – Capital Gearing, discuss the opportunities and risks for investors in 2019.
Recorded on 10 December 2018
AIC responds to FCA’s patient capital discussion paper.
Joint managers, James Anderson and Tom Slater, believe that the rapid progress in several industries has created some exciting new businesses with deep competitive advantages. These are exactly the types of companies Scottish Mortgage seeks to own for long periods of time.
Recorded on 1 December 2018