Climate change could potentially have devastating environmental, social and economic repercussions for our generation and for future generations. I believe that climate change, as well as other environmental, social and governance factors, represent significant long-term business risks for companies. As such, companies which manage these risks can, in my opinion, offer … [Read more...] about Doing more with your investment portfolio!
Growing wealth inequality around the world has been exacerbated by rising income inequality – including a divide in who earns income from assets and investments. … [Read more...] about Access to markets can help reduce inequality
Obtaining additional income is the primary goal for many investors, yet achieving it can be hard. Here we look at three ways diversification can potentially bring wider opportunities for income-seekers who invest in shares: Relying on just a few stocks for income can be risky – they may cut their dividends or the share price can fall Some regions typically offer higher … [Read more...] about Three reasons to diversify in the hunt for equity income
Many investors have historically viewed Emerging Market (EM) equities as a source of growth, with income a distant consideration. … [Read more...] about Investing in Emerging Markets for income
We discuss three reasons why European Equities are much misunderstood and have more to offer than first meets the eye. The European economy is growing First and foremost, the European economy is growing at a healthy pace of around 2-2.5% per year. Although growth has slowed slightly this year, unemployment continues to fall, particularly in Spain and Italy, and wages are … [Read more...] about European equities are much misunderstood