Editorial

One day all this will be yours

The battle of the generations appears even more pronounced than at any time in the past half century. In the Western world, there is a perception that economic policy is framed in the interests of the baby boomers at the expense of the…

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Millennials - who are they, and what do they want?

Despite reaching all–time high after all–time high on a global basis, equity markets have recently increasingly moved out of sync with one another. This not only applies to different regions but in particular to different sectors.

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Millennials: Financially aware and responsible, despite their #YOLO reputation

Interview of Sara Koslinska and Ka-Ming Lim, founders of Limitless Ka-ming Lim was surprised to read back in 2015 that millennials had a negative savings rate. After over 20 years in the investment industry in London, New York and…

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Asset and Portfolio Management

Digitalisation – the megatrend being shaped by millennials

Millennials’ digital-orientated preferences are forcing companies to adapt or perish, transforming technology from a disruptor to the new normal. BlackRock has identified five megatrends which represent powerful, transformative forces that could change the global economy, business and society.

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Commodities

Selective perception

Metals prices have been moving in one direction only in recent months: up. Yet, the price rise is now exhibiting absurd characteristics, and in our opinion has long since been excessive. Prices are also driven largely by speculation, putting the upsurge on a shaky footing. The authorities in China are meanwhile attempting to curb the speculation. We expect to see prices correct significantly in the next few months.

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