BT Chief Investment Officer Corrin Collocott explores the recent strength of equity markets and the implications for the BT investment portfolios and considers whether equities are now overvalued.
Economy 02 Oct 2017
Markets were mostly stronger in October, contradicting investors’ fears that the month of October historically has a predisposition to the negative. Economic data continued to improve in the US, Europe and Japan, while political events in China, Japan and Europe also held markets’ attention but synchronised global economic growth and improving company profits continued to be the driving themes.
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Economy 02 Sep 2017
Continued signs that the world economy is growing in synchronisation for the first time in 10 years buoyed world markets in September, with improving economic data in the US, Europe and Japan, while China's managed slowdown continues to be closely watched.
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