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A lack of immediate catalysts for the sector's two largest constituents mean the year-to-date underperformance is likely to continue.
We remain overall buyers of the sector but suggest investors seek value and stability at the higher end of the company spectrum.
We are cautious on BSkyB but there are some opportunities further down the food chain of which UTV appears the most compelling.
Good stock selection is increasingly important as markets, including support services sector indices, trend sideways.
The increasing influence of private sector IT suppliers to the NHS could be among the answers to budgetary conundrum Britain faces.
After a strong run investors should be selective but there are a number of long-term drivers in support of the Asset Management sector.
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|FTSE All Share||3,568.05||-0.74%|
|Paris CAC 40||4,361.78||-0.47%|
|Vodafone Group plc||232.13||+2.11%|
|St James's Place Plc||781.50||+1.49%|
|London Stock Exchange Group plc||2253.00||+0.99%|
|Compass Group plc||1073.50||+0.94%|
|BG Group plc||905.85||-8.20%|
|Weir Group plc||1836.00||-6.33%|
|Tullow Oil plc||441.60||-5.01%|
|Royal Dutch Shell Plc B Shares||2183.75||-3.62%|