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What does 2017 hold in store for UK property investors?

The dual impact of Brexit and tax changes in the UK are going to be felt in 2017. It’s going to be a very interesting year for the property sector,

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Aviva: Five trade ideas for 2017

For much of the last decade emerging economies have driven world economic expansion. Despite the threat of rising protectionism following Donald Trump’s US election victory, we believe this trend will

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Schroders: Multi-Asset in 2017

After several years of a persistently low growth environment, a renewed focus on fiscal policy in 2017 could revive hopes of stronger economic expansion. We have increased our 2017 global GDP

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Hermes: Six beliefs driving our macro outlook for 2017

After a year of political surprises, we could see tectonic shifts in economic policy. Speculation, rightly, that major economies will open their fiscal box is currently causing ‘reflation trades’ to

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Rathbones: It’s going to be a tough 2017

While politics will continue as the key driver of uncertainty in 2017, leading to the potential for policy errors, markets will struggle to discount effectively. This should create anomalies and

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What does 2017 have in store for investors?

As always, predicting the direction of stock markets is a tricky business. Consensus thus far, and as of mid-December 2016, is indicating a slightly bearish view in 2017, which means

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2016: Best and worst performances

Despite a dreadful start, 2016 has been the year of the mining giants which have benefited from the dual tail winds of rising commodity prices and a falling pound. However,

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Rents expected to rise in 2017

ARLA’s Private Rental Sector (PRS) report for November shows the number of tenants experiencing rent increases continued to decrease, at 16%, a decrease from 18% in October. However, following the

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UK rates “lower for longer”

The Monetary Policy Committee said the decision reflects the likelihood of slower household income growth which would weaken consumer spending next year. “The Bank of England was not expected to

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Will Indian black market crackdown boost economy?

On 8 November, the government in India effectively withdrew 86% of all bank notes in circulation when it made the old 500 and 1,000 rupee notes (worth about £6 and