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Software & Computer Services – Fintech

30 Jul

Software & Computer Services – Fintech

Technology applied to financial services has rapidly been characterised by the popular 'fintech' buzzword.

Life insurance

23 Jul

Life insurance

Another raft of pensions reform is changing the industry as less cash is set to flow into the retirment schemes. Niche players should avoid the worst of the tax relief cull.

Industrial Engineers

09 Jul

Industrial Engineers

A high quality group of companies which have delivered exceptional returns over the last decade, investors have bid up the prices of stocks across the sector.

Beverages

02 Jul

Beverages

Rumoured bids for the sector's two biggest constituents has re-focused investors' attention on the brand strength, pricing power and robust free cash flow generation offered by the sector.

Airlines

25 Jun

Airlines

Lower fuel costs are driving airlines to buy more planes and increase capacity, but that's going to drive down ticket prices as passengers have more choice with whom to fly.

Real Estate

18 Jun

Real Estate

Momentum is building in the property market as a vibrant economy pushes valuations and rents higher. Investors may have to hunt for value as many stocks trade at a premium.

Oil Services

11 Jun

Oil Services

Sector share price rally likely to lose steam as oil price volatility returns.

Housebuilders

04 Jun

Housebuilders

The housebuilders look well placed thanks to strong market dynamics with the obstacle of political uncertainty associated with the election removed.

SME Lenders

28 May

SME Lenders

SME lenders ease the credit market crunch.

Packaging

14 May

Packaging

Quality packaging stocks are set for further growth as European economy recovers.

Banks

30 Apr

Banks

Regulation and costly legacy issues continue to burden big banks.

Tobacco

16 Apr

Tobacco

British American and Imperial Tobacco could be affected by US deal.


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