Cause for optimism on UK stocks

A third of advisers think London shares will provide ‘best’ medium-term return
Thursday 18 May 2017 Author: Tom Sieber
A new report from pension, insurance and investment firm Aegon UK shows a third of financial advisers believe UK shares will generate the ‘best return’ for clients on a three to five-year view. At the same time, data from investment bank Morgan Stanley shows 64% of UK companies posted first quarter earnings ahead of consensus expectations, providing some support for this confidence in the prospects for UK plc. Record...

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