• 23 January 2020
    With our departure from the European Union just a few days away, markets are understandably subdued.
  • 16 January 2020
    Traders are often told to ‘sell in May and go away’, to ‘ride the Santa rally’ or to consider the Super-bowl Indicator; that is, when a team from the…
  • 08 January 2020
    So here we are at the start of a new year and a new decade – the third of the twenty first century.
  • 13 December 2019
    The people have spoken. The Conservatives have taken power with their largest majority since the 1980s and the reign of Mrs Thatcher.
  • 28 November 2019
    With more encouraging noises emerging from the trade talks between the US and China, markets have been in a more buoyant mood.
  • 13 November 2019
    Markets have largely ignored the opening shots in the battle for the electorate’s votes.
  • 11 November 2019
    James, manager of the CSI multi-asset funds gives his thoughts on the funds in the context of the market.
  • 30 October 2019
    Just when you thought the political shenanigans at Westminster couldn’t get more convoluted, yet another episode in this sorry saga opens.
  • 21 October 2019
    Shares have been in a rather subdued mood recently, though sterling and the more domestically focussed FTSE 250 Share Index were a little perkier…
  • 07 October 2019
    James Godrich, CSI Fund Manager, gives us his market comment on the past quarter.
  • 03 October 2019
    Markets have become unsettled recently. Perhaps this is because there are so many issues unresolved that could have an impact on investor sentiment,…
  • 19 September 2019
    The drone strike on Saudi oil facilities and subsequent wild fluctuations in the oil price served as a timely reminder that geo-political risks…
  • 05 September 2019
    This week has seen important votes taking place in the House of Commons that will affect the future of this country dramatically.