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Change is coming to the German stockmarket as the Dax index expands
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European stockmarkets

Change is coming to the German stockmarket as the Dax index expands

Germany's benchmark Dax stock index is to expand to 40 companies from the current 30 amid a broader shakeup of the German stockmarket.
10 Sep 2021
Investing in Russia: risky but rewarding?
Vladimir Putin
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Investing in Russia: risky but rewarding?

The only investment trust focusing on the world’s cheapest stockmarket is worth a look, says Max King.
14 Jul 2021
European stockmarkets poised to race ahead
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European stockmarkets

European stockmarkets poised to race ahead

European stockmarkets are being tipped to outperform the US for the rest of the year, and into next year too.
9 Jul 2021
Three robust European stocks to ride the recovery
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Three robust European stocks to ride the recovery

Professional investor Nick Edwards of the Guinness European Equity Income Fund picks three European stocks that should do well a the post-pandemic rec…
21 Jun 2021
Look for bargains in European stockmarkets
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European stockmarkets

Look for bargains in European stockmarkets

With the continent looking towards a robust recovery and markets at much lower valuations than the US, there are plenty of bargains to be found in Eur…
28 May 2021
Overlooked European stocks are a solid bargain
European stockmarkets

Overlooked European stocks are a solid bargain

The lack of speculative exuberance in European stocks compared to US markets bodes well for investors seeking less tech-heavy drama and more deep valu…
26 Mar 2021
Turkey heads for its next crisis after the lira plunges by 15%
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Turkey heads for its next crisis after the lira plunges by 15%

Turkey sacked its central bank governor after just four months in the job, sending the lira down by 15% against the dollar and stocks down by 9%.  
26 Mar 2021
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America’s “SPAC” boom is coming to Europe
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America’s “SPAC” boom is coming to Europe

SPACs are shell firms that list on the stockmarket in order to raise cash, then merge with another company. Once confined to the US tech scene, Europe…
4 Mar 2021
Ryanair bets on quick post-Covid recovery in 2021
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Ryanair bets on quick post-Covid recovery in 2021

Ryanair, Europe’s biggest no-frills airline, is set for its first loss since 2009, but expects a rapid rebound in 2021. Is it being too optimistic? Ma…
4 Feb 2021
Vexing vaccine delays hit drug firms
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Vexing vaccine delays hit drug firms

AstraZeneca and Pfizer are being attacked by the EU over what it claims are delays in delivering the Covid vaccine.
28 Jan 2021
European stockmarkets will bounce back
European stockmarkets

European stockmarkets will bounce back

Last year was one to forget for European stockmarkets. But 2021 should prove better.
8 Jan 2021
Three high-quality stocks at low valuations
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Three high-quality stocks at low valuations

Professional investor Joe Bauernfreund of the AVI Global Trust selects three of his favourite enterprises that currently trade at a discount to the v…
24 Dec 2020
The best ways to invest in a resurgent Germany – Europe‘s economic engine
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The best ways to invest in a resurgent Germany – Europe‘s economic engine

Germany is the most resilient and dynamic economy in a struggling region. Matthew Partridge reviews its strengths, explains how it is rectifying its w…
19 Nov 2020
Novo Nordisk: Denmark’s dominant drug maker
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Novo Nordisk: Denmark’s dominant drug maker

Novo Nordisk leads the global market in diabetes treatments and looks a solid long-term buy, says Dr Mike Tubbs.
4 Nov 2020
Investors should give European stockmarkets a second look
European stockmarkets

Investors should give European stockmarkets a second look

Investors tend to think that European stockmarkets are full of stale “old economy” firms while the US is full of fast-growing tech stocks. But Europea…
16 Oct 2020
Five funds to help you invest in a new Europe
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Five funds to help you invest in a new Europe

Growth stocks are a much bigger part of European markets than many investors realise. These five funds will help you buy in.
29 Sep 2020
Will a stronger euro ruin Europe's rally?
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Will a stronger euro ruin Europe's rally?

International investors have been buying into European stocks, driving the euro higher. But that surge now risks dampening the recovery that started i…
21 Sep 2020
Equity investors should look to Europe for growth
European stockmarkets

Equity investors should look to Europe for growth

In the scramble for alternative to overpriced US stocks, investors could do worse than look at European equities.
28 Aug 2020
Four investment trusts that should profit from the EU's Great Leap Forward
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Four investment trusts that should profit from the EU's Great Leap Forward

Debt issuance by Brussels makes the euro more stable and bodes well for risky assets. These four investment trusts should profit.
10 Aug 2020
Is it time to buy Europe and sell the US?
European stockmarkets

Is it time to buy Europe and sell the US?

Europe is looking ever more attractive to investors, while the US is starting to look like the riskier bet, says John Stepek.
24 Jul 2020
What exactly is going on in the Wirecard scandal?
European stockmarkets

What exactly is going on in the Wirecard scandal?

Wirecard, a darling of the German fintech sector, has collapsed and its boss has been charged with fraud. Red flags have waved for years, yet the regu…
4 Jul 2020
What's behind the wipeout at Wirecard?
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What's behind the wipeout at Wirecard?

Wirecard, the German blue-chip technology group that specialised in payment-processing, has collapsed in scandal. Matthew Partridge reports.
25 Jun 2020