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Fisher Investments UK writes articles and views on the markets and economy.  Chairman and Director Ken Fisher,  wrote a monthly “Portfolio Strategy” column for Forbes for over 30 years, making him the longest continuously running columnist in the magazine’s 90+ year history. He regularly contributes to several publications, including Financial Times in the UK, Børsen in Denmark, De Telegraaf in The Netherlands, Focus Money in Germany, and USA Today. Ken authored 11 books, including 4 New York Times bestsellers—and has been published, interviewed and written about in publications globally. His research has been showcased in numerous scholarly journals, representing his commitment to original insight and analysis across the academic spectrum of investing. Any of the articles, books or commentary produced by the Fisher organisation may be available to clients through their Investment Counsellor.

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Bull markets do not end this way

By Ken Fisher, Finanacial Times, 14/02/2018

Ken Fisher discusses recent market volatility and why corrections are often temporary conditions, frequently ending before anyone can identify why they occurred. * Requires login to external publication’s site.

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Why investors’ hopes for energy shares may be too high

By Fisher Investments UK, The Spectator, 26/01/2018

The FTSE 100 finished strong last year, gaining 5 per cent in December to bring full-year returns to 12 per cent — and cheering up UK investors in the process. One big contributor was energy shares, which spent most of 2017 in the red before a strong fourth-quarter rally.

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Brexit didn’t break the UK in 2017

By Fisher Investments UK, City A.M., 25/01/2018

When the UK voted to leave the EU in June 2016, many experts forecasted economic doom—if not immediately, then in the not-too-distant future.

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Budget noise and the real drivers of economic growth

By Fisher Investments UK, The Spectator, 04/01/2018

Ah, the Budget. The business world and financial media’s favourite annual event garners so much attention, you’d be forgiven for thinking Chancellor Philip Hammond was Santa and that red briefcase his…

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Are UK markets overstretched?

By Fisher Investments UK, City A.M., 21/12/2017

With the FTSE 100 and All-Share a wee bit below their all-time highs and valuations above average, many fear equities are too high and will soon fall. However, in our view, such worries are misplaced. Valuations aren’t predictive, and markets routinely set all-time highs during bull markets. We expect UK markets to keep making chart-topping records for the foreseeable future.

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