Week in focus
Is the elastic about to snap?
The dominance of large growth stocks over unloved value names has proved the John Maynard Keynes adage that markets can stay irrational longer than investors can stay solvent. Yet this week saw the strongest sign yet that the environment may be about to change.
Parliament’s suspension creates controversy
The prospect of a no-deal Brexit crept closer during August as Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that Parliament would be suspended shortly after MPs return from their summer break until the Queen’s Speech on 14 October.
Looking back at August
A selection of articles written by our expert investment writers, covering the markets looking back through August.
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