4 Bond Market Signals Investors Should Watch By: Tim Bennett 17.08.2017Bond markets often signal good and bad news early. But why and which indicators are worth watching? An early warning system Bond markets have proven their worth in the past when it comes to signalling trouble in particular. Indeed, some joke that bond investors are the …
How Quantitative Tightening (QT) Might Impact Investors By:Tim Bennett 06.07.2017Central Banks are threatening to throw monetary policy into reverse gear to fend off inflation. Tim Bennett looks at how and asks what it could mean for investors. https://youtu.be/vToIXysEvQIAfter years of interest rates being lowered by Central Banks and additional money being created via Quantitative Easing …
Is the Yield Curve Flashing Green or Red? By:Tim Bennett29.06.2017 Investors have started to get nervous about the shape of the US yield curve and what it may reveal about global markets. But are they right to be worried? https://youtu.be/sijpG-yad5EAnyone who follows the financial media cannot fail to have noticed all the discussion around the …
How to Buy Insurance against the FTSE Falling By: Tim Bennett15.12.2016With the FTSE recently retreating from all-time highs, Tim Bennett looks at a way investors can shield themselves against short-term dips.
How to Insure Yourself against the FTSE Falling By: Tim Bennett 15.12.2016With the FTSE recently retreating from all-time highs, Tim Bennett looks at a way investors can shield themselves against short-term dips.
The Multiple Expansion Trap for Equity Investors By: Tim Bennett 15.12.2016If share prices are underpinned by pure expectation rather than profit growth, investors should be wary.
Simple Access to Smart Ideas: A Factor Investing Snapshot By: Tim Bennett 15.12.2016Tim Bennett weighs up an investing style that claims to offer cheap access to proven investing expertise.
How to Weigh Up a Fund Using the Sharpe Ratio By: Tim Bennett02.09.2016Tim Bennett explains a popular number that allows investors to compare funds and the managers who run them.
Why Hedge Funds are Having a Hard Time By: Tim Bennett 12.08.2016Volatile markets should be great news for hedge funds and yet many are struggling. This week I sum up why and the lessons for investors.
Why Sky-High Bond Prices Have Kept On Rising By: Tim Bennett 29.07.2016This week Tim Bennett looks at why government bond prices have carried on rising in 2016 despite the record-low yield on offer.