Month: July 2020

Alan’s View

This is where Alan will share his views on financial activities and events.

Alan McIntosh, Chief Investment Strategist Quilter Cheviot

Market overview

Article by Alan McIntosh,
Chief Investment Strategist Quilter Cheviot

The second quarter ended with the US stock market enjoying its strongest three month period for 22 years, with the broad index rising by 20%. Coincidentally, in the first quarter, the same index fell by 20%. Although arithmetically it doesn’t quite get you back to where you were, it feels pretty V-shaped to most observers.

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From Failure to Phoenix

From Failure to Phoenix

Article by Justin Urquhart Stewart
Director & Co-Founder at Regionally

Can we find any good news in the bad? Looking at the headlines over the past few days it would seem unlikely. Famous brand names seem to be going down like flies. From Byron Burgers (made infamous by George Osborne sending out for his late-night snack) to more familiar high street names such as Café Rouge and Bella Italia, the high street café restaurant and dining sector has been well and truly decimated.

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