Category Archives: Equities

Fighting the Fed – FT

John Authers looks at the consequences as the worst start to a year in stock market history continues apace For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here if video is not observable)

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US Sector ETF Performance – January 8

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Six Charts of Christmas: Market breadth – FT

John Authers asks why the performance of the US equity market has come to be dominated by a few big companies. ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs (click here if video is not observable)

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What were the best trades of 2015 – FT

Hindsight Capital is a hedge fund created by the FT’s Long View. It beats all competitors every year. John Authers looks at the most lucrative trades of 2015 that, with hindsight, we realise we should have made. For more video … Continue reading

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The nifty nine – FT

John Authers reports on a worryingly narrow US stock market. Nine stocks are up 60 per cent between them, even as the overall market is flat. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click https://www.youtube.com/embed/kjUwAiBRjXU” target=”_blank”>here if … Continue reading

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Mega caps the force reawakens – FT

A small group of giant companies now dominate US stock market returns, as investors resign themselves to higher rates from the Federal Reserve next month. John Authers reports. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here … Continue reading

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Global equities Goldilocks on ice – FT

The global economy stays cold enough to keep central banks pumping out easy money, but not so cold that it degenerates into another Great Recession. John Authers explains the continuing resilience of world stock markets. For more video content from … Continue reading

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Money flows again to the US – FT

John Authers reports on how easier monetary policy from China helped drive a further rebound in world stock markets. The biggest beneficiary seems to be the US. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here if … Continue reading

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Fund managers look to digital future – FT

How technology is changing the investment industry Asset managers have been criticised for being slow to adapt to digital challenges. Euan Munro, chief executive of Aviva Investors, tells FTfm’s Chris Flood how technology is changing his business. For more video … Continue reading

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Bit late to be bearish – FT

Being cautious has helped British mutual funds investing in Europe, but James Mackintosh, investment editor, suggests it’s now a bit late to turn defensive. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video (click here if video is not … Continue reading

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