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Markets sell-off as interest rate concerns weigh

The sell-off in the US on Friday has been attributed to a change in interest expectations. Until Friday many had written off a rate rise in September.  That possibility now

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AIM breaches £80bn

At the end of August 2016 there were 1,007 companies on AIM with the total market value of £80.568bn. This compares with 1,010 companies on AIM at the end of

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Who wins and who loses in FTSE 100 reshuffle

In the first quarterly review since the Brexit vote The London Stock Exchange has announced that housebuilder Berkeley Group is to be relegated from the FTSE 100 and will be replaced

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Don’t ignore EM bonds

In its 5th annual review of the EM fixed income market, Ashmore estimates that should the EM universe of debt securities continue to grow at the same pace as over

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Franchise investors dig for gold

London-based development studio Project M has been awarded the title of fastest growing franchise investment model to exist in the UK. Following a remarkable 12 months, the company received the

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Why gilts can still be good

The most recent change in interest rates has once again seen the yield on the benchmark 10 year gilt fall 16 basis point to 0.63% to levels not seen before.

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The most traded funds in July

The CF Woodford Equity Income fund continues to be the most popular fund by a clear mile amongst The Share Centre investors. The data, which is based on the number of deals

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Fine Wine continues to perform strongly

For July as a whole, the main fine wine indices rose by 3.6% (Liv-ex 100) and 4.5% (Liv-ex Investables) which followed 2.1% (Liv-ex 100) and 2.2% (Liv-ex Investables) rises in

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EU Referendum impact on investing

To get a better insight into trading activity around one of the UK’s biggest political decisions, we have dissected the top bought and sold shares, sectors and funds – both

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Bitcoin is one to watch in 2016

The UK’s decision to leave the EU has left the UK reeling and without direction economically. Ongoing negotiations will play a huge part in future prosperity, yet perception of the