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Story published: 15 August 2017
Last month, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published its Asset Management Market Study and the implications were wide-ranging.

Story published: 8 August 2017
When Russia hosts the football World Cup in 2018, could it be with an economy once again heading in the right direction?

Story published: 28 July 2017
In the summer of 2007 it became clear something wasn’t quite right in the markets, and the events that began to unfold then have had lasting effects – some far more positive for investors than might have been expected.

Story published: 18 July 2017
You’ve looked at the investment objectives and process, checked the costs and charges and you’re satisfied that the fund is suitable for you.

Story published: 11 July 2017
Sterling and stock markets dropped sharply in the wake of the EU referendum last summer, but both were relatively quick to stabilise.

Story published: 4 July 2017
2016 was the year of the Rio Olympics and the year in which Brazil’s president was removed from office following an impeachment trial.

Story published: 15 June 2017
More men say they are mainly responsible for financial decisions, while more women say they make joint decisions with their partners.

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Published by: Alliance Trust, April 2016
Despite some signs that UK economic growth is slowing, the housing market continues to perform well, with many property indices showing a pickup in recent months. Continued constrained levels of housing supply are supporting prices while mortgage interest rates remain low and demand levels robust.

Published by: Alliance Trust, April 2016
As we move through 2016, uncertainty and volatility is continuing to cloud the outlook for the global economy this year. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut its forecast for global gross domestic product (GDP) twice already since the beginning of the year and it now expects growth of 3.2% in 2016, down from the 3.4% it forecast in January.

Published by: Alliance Trust, March 2016
This report takes a closer look at the UK Budget 2016, focusing on the economic outlook and forecasts for public finances.

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