Duncan Lamont

Head of Research and Analytics

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Equities

15JAN 2019

Which stock markets look ‘cheap’ as we head into 2019?

As the dust settles on 2018 in turbulent fashion, Duncan Lamont assesses how market valuations look as we head into 2019.

2018

OCTOBER

03OCT 2018

Equities

Are short sellers ethical?

It’s a few of the practitioners, rather than the practice, of short selling that can be unethical.

SEPTEMBER

24SEP 2018

Alternatives

Where should you invest in private equity today?

As the popularity of private equity investing has risen, some parts of the market look increasingly overcapitalised. We look at where the best opportunities may lie.

AUGUST

24AUG 2018

Equities

The chart that highlights the eerie calm of the longest US bull market

This alternative chart of the record bull market shows why some investors might be getting complacent.

15AUG 2018

Equities

The Elon Musk dilemma – AKA the stockmarket cost/benefit trade-off

Elon Musk, CEO of electric carmaker Tesla, has suggested he will take the company private. We look at the benefits and costs of a stockmarket listing.

JULY

31JUL 2018

Economic Views

Seven surprising facts about tax revenues around the world

New data collated by the OECD compares how governments raise taxes, yielding some notable findings.

11JUL 2018

Equities

World Cup special: which stockmarkets look ‘cheap’?

Our quarterly examination of market valuations coincides with the World Cup. Duncan Lamont offers some observations about market performance - and pitch performance.