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The size to make a difference: Why Aberdeen Standard Investments was chosen to manage the GST featured picture

The size to make a difference: Why Aberdeen Standard Investments was chosen to manage the GST

THIS IS AN ADVERTISING PROMOTION Andrew Dykes, Deputy Chairman of the Global Sustainability Trust, explains why scale as well as experience counted when choosing an investment manager. Deciding to create an investment trust that will invest in opportunities and initiatives across global private markets in order to help accelerate the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals is one ...
Market report: FTSE 100 plunges to two-year low on US slowdown fears, DS Smith continues slide featured picture

Market report: FTSE 100 plunges to two-year low on US slowdown fears, DS Smith continues slide

UK stocks fall in line with continental Europe and US index futures as worries over the strength of the US economy begin to weigh on sentiment. In early trade the FTSE 100 index gives up almost 2% to 6,792.10, a new two-year low, while the FTSE 250 gives up 1.5% to a low for the year of 17,995 points. Tomorrow sees the release of three closely-watched indicators of the health of the US economy ...
Market report: UK markets hammered after huge US sell-off, Stagecoach to sell US arm and Shire sale wins Japan buyer vote featured picture

Market report: UK markets hammered after huge US sell-off, Stagecoach to sell US arm and Shire sale wins Japan buyer vote

UK markets could be in for a fraught day’s trading action on Wednesday as investors mull over the implication of a big overnight sell-off in New York. US shares saw some hefty falls as uncertainties creep in over President Trump's trade pact with China and worries gain traction over the strength of the US economy. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both fell by more than ...
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