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Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 15 Oct 2019

Tom Stevenson

Japan is as good a place as any to ride out the economic storm

Domestic demand is keeping the country’s economy above water

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 08 Oct 2019

Teera Chanpongsang

India cuts loose

Government announces tax cuts to boost companies

Teera Chanpongsang

Teera Chanpongsang Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Asia Fund - 01 Oct 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 01 Oct 2019

Nicholas Price

Japan - opportunity among uncertainty?

Selective stock picking is crucial

Nicholas Price

Nicholas Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Japan Trust PLC - 25 Sep 2019

Sam Morse

Steering a steady course in Europe

Seeking sustainable dividends

Sam Morse

Sam Morse Portfolio Manager, Fidelity European Values PLC - 18 Sep 2019

Tom Stevenson

Why the current political gridlock is good for investors

Our politics is becoming ever more European

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 10 Sep 2019

George Efstathopoulos

Pockets of resilience in Chinese corporate earnings

Opportunities for stock pickers

George Efstathopoulos

George Efstathopoulos Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 10 Sep 2019

Tom Stevenson

Beyond Brexit

Investors find their mojo in a bad week for Bojo

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 06 Sep 2019

Leigh Himsworth

UK equities: difficulty or opportunity?

UK stock market is a very different beast to the UK economy

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 04 Sep 2019

Tom Stevenson

How big a part of your portfolio should the UK be right now?

Investors often focus too heavily on domestic news

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 03 Sep 2019

Tom Stevenson

The four winds of change that investors must heed

Why the direction of travel matters

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 28 Aug 2019

Bill McQuaker

All that glitters is gold

Gold is an attractive asset in times of market stress

Bill McQuaker

Bill McQuaker Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 19 Aug 2019

Tom Stevenson

Investors must learn to live with volatility

Three scenarios on the outlook for stock markets

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 13 Aug 2019

Nick Price

Focusing in on emerging markets

The consumer opportunity

Nick Price

Nick Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Emerging Markets Fund - 13 Aug 2019

Jeremy Podger
Jeremy Podger

Jeremy Podger Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund - 06 Aug 2019

Tom Stevenson

Time to embrace market volatility

It can be the investor’s best friend

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 06 Aug 2019

Tom Stevenson

If inflation hits it can be fast and devastating

Preparing for the return of inflation

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 30 Jul 2019

Bill McQuaker

The grand strategy behind the US-China ‘soap opera’

Impact on the semiconductor industry will be a key focus

Bill McQuaker

Bill McQuaker Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 29 Jul 2019

Tom Stevenson

It’s now smart to hold some gold

The case for and against investing in gold

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Jul 2019

Leigh Himsworth

New British PM: Where next for Brexit?

UK’s Brexit options remain broadly unchanged

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 23 Jul 2019

Paras Anand

The opportunity of the uncertainty premium

Preparing for the end of the bull-run

Paras Anand

Paras Anand Head of Asset Management, Asia Pacific - 22 Jul 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Jul 2019

Anthony Srom

Hunting for Asia’s best ideas

Companies that can weather the storm

Anthony Srom

Anthony Srom Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Asia Pacific Opportunities Fund - 16 Jul 2019

Dale Nicholls

China - from macro to micro

Looking beyond the trade wars

Dale Nicholls

Dale Nicholls Portfolio Manager, Fidelity China Special Situations PLC - 11 Jul 2019

Tom Stevenson

India’s cricketing success is just a distraction from its economic worries

Prime Minister Modi needs to address slowing growth

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Jul 2019

Nicholas Price

Revisiting the case for Japan

Valuations are still attractive

Nicholas Price

Nicholas Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Japan Trust PLC - 03 Jul 2019

Tom Stevenson

Even with a boost from the Fed, we are in the last throes of the bull market

But the final push can give investors their best gains

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 02 Jul 2019

Tom Stevenson

How to avoid being trapped in a Woodford scenario

Six things to consider when looking for an income fund

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 25 Jun 2019

Kris Atkinson

Dovish shift is another fillip for investment grade bonds

Central bank easing provides support

Kris Atkinson

Kris Atkinson Co-Manager, Fidelity MoneyBuilder Income Fund - 25 Jun 2019

Hyomi Jie

All-consuming China

Opportunities from urbanisation and a rising middle-class

Hyomi Jie

Hyomi Jie Portfolio Manager, Fidelity China Consumer Fund - 18 Jun 2019

Michael Clark

Six steps to sustainable equity income

Building an income-paying portfolio one stock at a time

Michael Clark

Michael Clark Portfolio Manager, Fidelity MoneyBuilder Dividend Fund - 12 Jun 2019

Teera Chanpongsang

Navigating changing Asia

Asian consumption story still at an early stage

Teera Chanpongsang

Teera Chanpongsang Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Asia Fund - 11 Jun 2019

Alex Wright
Alex Wright

Alex Wright Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Special Situations Fund - 06 Jun 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 03 Jun 2019

Tom Stevenson

How to prepare your portfolio for a Corbyn government

What would a Labour government mean for your investments?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 28 May 2019

Leigh Himsworth

A harder stance on Europe

May’s departure raises chances of a ‘no deal’ Brexit

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 28 May 2019

Tom Stevenson

Markets shrug off May’s departure

Uncertain politics is Britain’s new normal

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 24 May 2019

Sam Morse

Scrutinising Europe

A focus on dividend growers

Sam Morse

Sam Morse Portfolio Manager, Fidelity European Values PLC - 21 May 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 21 May 2019

Tom Stevenson

A divided European parliament may benefit investors

Compare to global stocks, European shares are looking cheap

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 May 2019

Nitin Bajaj

Why we’re investing in unloved Asia

Looking for good quality businesses at the right price

Nitin Bajaj

Nitin Bajaj Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Asian Values PLC - 13 May 2019

Nick Price

Emerging markets - from macro to micro

Asset class continues to trade at a very wide discount to developed markets

Nick Price

Nick Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Emerging Markets Fund - 08 May 2019

Tom Stevenson

After years of stagnation, the sun may be rising on Japan

Sentiment towards the Tokyo stock market may have fallen too far

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 30 Apr 2019

Bill McQuaker

Are we back at the races again?

Bull markets die of euphoria not old age

Bill McQuaker

Bill McQuaker Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 30 Apr 2019

Tom Stevenson

Parallels with dotcom era scream tech buyer beware

What are the lessons for investors from dot.com 2.0?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Apr 2019

Leigh Himsworth

Lifting the lid on the UK consumer

Where are the opportunities?

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 23 Apr 2019

Tom Stevenson

Emerging markets can reap dividends but it’s tricky

Getting exposure to emerging markets is more difficult than it looks

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 16 Apr 2019

Nicholas Price

Don’t overlook Japan

Domestic demand boosting the economy

Nicholas Price

Nicholas Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Japan Trust PLC - 15 Apr 2019

Dale Nicholls

The changing face of the Chinese consumer

What are the key trends to watch?

Dale Nicholls

Dale Nicholls Portfolio Manager, Fidelity China Special Situations PLC - 10 Apr 2019

Tom Stevenson

A vote of confidence in India as nation heads to polls

India’s stock market hits new all-time high

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 09 Apr 2019

Anna Stupnytska

Why the Fed pivoted and what happens next

What’s next for US interest rates?

Anna Stupnytska

Anna Stupnytska Head of Global Macro and Investment Strategy - 03 Apr 2019

Tom Stevenson

Puncturing eight myths in the world of investment

How to avoid being a foolish investor

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 01 Apr 2019

Bill McQuaker
Bill McQuaker

Bill McQuaker Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 26 Mar 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 25 Mar 2019

Natalia De Sousa

Made in Japan

A lesson in resilience and innovation

Natalia De Sousa

Natalia De Sousa Company Secretary, Investment Trusts - 21 Mar 2019

Tom Stevenson

Next downturn will be active investors’ time to shine

Why passive investing can be dangerous

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 19 Mar 2019

Tom Stevenson

Invest time in figuring out our low-interest rate world

Rates are likely to stay lower for longer

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 12 Mar 2019

Jeremy Podger
Jeremy Podger

Jeremy Podger Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund - 11 Mar 2019

Tom Stevenson

In a turbulent world the easy option will prove costly for investors

What do you do when an investment goes wrong?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 05 Mar 2019

Dan Roberts

A quality approach pays dividends

Looking beyond the headline yield

Dan Roberts

Dan Roberts Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Dividend Fund - 05 Mar 2019

Jeremy Podger

The global view

The good, the bad and the ugly

Jeremy Podger

Jeremy Podger Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund - 28 Feb 2019

Tom Stevenson

Build a ‘no regrets’ portfolio

See yourself to safety

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 27 Feb 2019

Tom Stevenson

Uncertainty is central to markets by creating tension

It’s a question of acceptance, not avoidance

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 20 Feb 2019

Alex Wright
Alex Wright

Alex Wright Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Special Situations Fund - 19 Feb 2019

Michael Clark

Where’s safe for income in the UK?

The lay of the land for equity income investors

Michael Clark

Michael Clark Portfolio Manager, Fidelity MoneyBuilder Dividend Fund - 14 Feb 2019

Dale Nicholls

China - new year, different story?

Still opportunities for stock pickers

Dale Nicholls

Dale Nicholls Portfolio Manager, Fidelity China Special Situations PLC - 07 Feb 2019

Tom Stevenson

January is only month said to have predictive powers

If so, we should enter February in good cheer

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 05 Feb 2019

Dhananjay Phadnis

Seven themes reshaping Emerging Asia

China remains a key driver

Dhananjay Phadnis

Dhananjay Phadnis Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Emerging Asia Fund - 04 Feb 2019

Angel Agudo

Can the US bounce back?

Value opportunities in the US

Angel Agudo

Angel Agudo Portfolio Manager, Fidelity American Special Situations Fund - 01 Feb 2019

Tom Stevenson

Fever-Tree is going to need more than an exciting story

Future growth depends on US success

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 30 Jan 2019

Bill McQuaker

Investors’ troubled marriage to tech

The importance of semiconductors

Bill McQuaker

Bill McQuaker Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 28 Jan 2019

Leigh Himsworth

Not on the high street?

Investing in the disrupters

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 21 Jan 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 21 Jan 2019

Anna Stupnytska
Anna Stupnytska

Anna Stupnytska Head of Global Macro and Investment Strategy - 16 Jan 2019

Tom Stevenson

Outlook is bright for picks-and-shovels businesses

Is now a good time to be a stock picker?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 14 Jan 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 08 Jan 2019

Hyomi Jie

China: down but not out

Short-term pain for long-term gain?

Hyomi Jie

Hyomi Jie Portfolio Manager, Fidelity China Consumer Fund - 07 Jan 2019

Claire Dwyer

Stock picking in China

What I learned from a recent visit

Claire Dwyer

Claire Dwyer Associate Director, Investment Trusts - 03 Jan 2019

Tom Stevenson

British shares are cheap

Is it time to jump in?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 02 Jan 2019

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 18 Dec 2018

Dan Roberts

Revisiting the case for quality

Equity income investing in 2019

Dan Roberts

Dan Roberts Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Dividend Fund - 17 Dec 2018

Teera Chanpongsang

Sentiment dips and structural shifts in Asia

What is the outlook for Asia in 2019?

Teera Chanpongsang

Teera Chanpongsang Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Asia Fund - 14 Dec 2018

Jeremy Podger

Balancing the risks and opportunities

Being increasingly vigilant in 2019

Jeremy Podger

Jeremy Podger Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund - 12 Dec 2018

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 11 Dec 2018

Leigh Himsworth

New year, same issues?

The US remains in the driving seat

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 06 Dec 2018

Tom Stevenson

The FTSE reshuffle is always significant but rarely a surprise

Who’s in and who’s out this quarter?

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 04 Dec 2018

Nick Price

Emerging markets: reasons to be positive in 2019

Valuations are looking attractive

Nick Price

Nick Price Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Emerging Markets Fund - 03 Dec 2018

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 26 Nov 2018

Bill McQuaker

Hold on to your hats

Looking ahead: politics, policy and perseverance

Bill McQuaker

Bill McQuaker Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 26 Nov 2018

Alex Wright

Don’t wait for good news to buy UK equities

Why it’s a good time to be a contrarian

Alex Wright

Alex Wright Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Special Situations Fund - 21 Nov 2018

Tom Stevenson
Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 20 Nov 2018

Paras Anand

Inverting the pyramid

Understanding the dominant narrative

Paras Anand

Paras Anand Head of Asset Management, Asia Pacific - 16 Nov 2018

Tom Stevenson

A century on, there are lessons for today’s investors

Investing when it feels least comfortable

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 13 Nov 2018

Jeremy Podger

Five key questions on investors' minds

My view on the current economic backdrop

Jeremy Podger

Jeremy Podger Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund - 12 Nov 2018

Paras Anand

Midterms could be good news for the US economy

Could it lead to new infrastructure spending?

Paras Anand

Paras Anand Head of Asset Management, Asia Pacific - 09 Nov 2018

Tom Stevenson

US midterms will point the way forward for markets

Financials and pharmaceuticals will be in focus

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 06 Nov 2018

Nitin Bajaj

How to deal with uncertainty in Asia

The importance of focusing on the individual merits of a business

Nitin Bajaj

Nitin Bajaj Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Asian Values PLC - 05 Nov 2018

Sam Morse

Europe under the spotlight

Earnings are under pressure

Sam Morse

Sam Morse Portfolio Manager, Fidelity European Values PLC - 01 Nov 2018

Eugene Philalithis

Protecting your capital in uncertain times

Managing the downside risks

Eugene Philalithis

Eugene Philalithis Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Multi Asset - 29 Oct 2018

Tom Stevenson

Britain’s blue-chip companies are looking good value

The UK economy is not in bad shape

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 29 Oct 2018

Tom Stevenson

The Brexit Budget

The Chancellor plays a limited hand with skill

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 29 Oct 2018

Jeremy Podger

Stay vigilant but calm

Markets look for the equilibrium

Jeremy Podger

Jeremy Podger Portfolio Manager, Fidelity Global Special Situations Fund - 23 Oct 2018

Tom Stevenson

After the bruising, markets are showing opportunities

Why capital preservation is vital

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Investment Director - 23 Oct 2018

Leigh Himsworth

The tighter you squeeze, the less you have

US monetary tightening is exposing a number of stresses

Leigh Himsworth

Leigh Himsworth Portfolio Manager, Fidelity UK Opportunities Fund - 18 Oct 2018

Paras Anand

What happens when the US loses momentum?

Value opportunities are out there

Paras Anand

Paras Anand Head of Asset Management, Asia Pacific - 16 Oct 2018

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