As we start the New Year, the same question always arises: 'Is this the right time to invest?' And the answer is always the same: you cannot time the market - it is the time in the market that matters.
With memories of the Brown tax raid still lingering, it’s odd that Ed Balls seems to be leading on a Robin Hood-style approach, robbing what he defines as the rich to help those without jobs.
Despite volatility caused by events both within and outside of the region, it is important to recognise that Asia was one of the top performing regions in 2012 with the MSCI AC Asia ex Japan Index rising by 22.60% in US dollar terms over the course of the
We expect the positive tone in equity markets to continue. Recent economic data out of the US and China has been strong, and markets will take heart from the positive news flow, at least until the politicians are called upon for more decision making.
Schroders’ Chief Economist Keith Wade and European Economist, Azad Zangana, discuss why the global economy hit another soft patch in 2012 and share their views on other economic factors that had an impact over the last 12 months.
According to the Telegraph, Buffett's remarks came during an interview with fellow philanthropist Melinda Gates, with BBC Radio 4.
The Government must do more to defend the contribution the financial services sector makes to the wider economy because it is not just about “a few people drinking Bollinger”, according to the City of London Corporation.
“Let me tell you about the very rich,” wrote F. Scott Fitzgerald in his short story The Rich Boy in 1926. “They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early, and it does something to them…”