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Swiss property market expectations

Swiss property market expectations

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Many of our clients and people we meet ask us our opinion on the property market in Switzerland and like any asset class, we believe it is fine to have a proportion of your wealth invested in this area but not to be overexposed. Although we believe it is unlikely the current negative 0.75% interest rates the Swiss National Bank…

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FERN WEALTH HEAD OF INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT INTERVIEWED BY CNN MONEY SWITZERLAND

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On Wednesday evening, our Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig joined CNN Money Switzerland’s anchor Ana Maria Montero. In this show, they discussed the latest results from Brexit voting in the House of Commons, the effects on Sterling and what to expect in the days and weeks ahead. Click here to view the interview on CNN Money Switzerland. Click here…

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Bloomberg: Brexit, Boeing & U.S. Retail Sales

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On Monday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Guy Johnson and Bloomberg columnist Marcus Ashworth for his weekly “Cable show”. This week they chatted about German Industrial production figures, the possible merger of Deutsche Bank and Commerzbank and the last minute negotiations between Theresa May and Jean-Claude Junker in Strasbourg ahead of the House…

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Bloomberg: ECB, Brexit & U.S. Jobs Preview

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On Thursday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Jonathan Ferro and Guy Johnson for his weekly “Cable show”. This week they chatted about the European Central Banks statement and downgrade on EU growth expectations for 2019 from 1.9% down to 1.1% and the introduction of more TLTROs. Click here to listen to the interview…

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FERN WEALTH HEAD OF INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT INTERVIEWED BY CNN MONEY SWITZERLAND

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On Monday evening, our Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined CNN Money Switzerland’s anchor Hannah Wise. In this weeks show they chatted about progress in trade discussions between China and the US, the Tech sectors performance so far in 2019 and the consequences of the Huawei CFO’s detention in Canada. Click here to view the interview on CNN Money…

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Bloomberg: Fed Minutes Preview, Brexit and Banks

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On Wednesday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Jonathan Ferro and Guy Johnson for his weekly “Cable show”. This week they chatted about the release of the minutes from the last FED meeting and what the expected path of rate increases would be. They also discussed the latest developments in Brexit negotiations and the…

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Bloomberg: State of the Union, GM, & Italy

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On Wednesday evening Fern Wealth’s Director of Investment Management, Alastair McCaig, joined Bloomberg anchors Jonathan Ferro and Guy Johnson for his weekly “Cable show”. This week they chatted about the Bank of England’s looming interest rate decision, Brexit and European President Donald Tusks comments along with Italy’s latest sovereign debt sales. Click here to listen to the interview on Bloomberg

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Major equity indices head higher in January erasing some of the negativity seen in the last quarter of 2018

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Synopsis of the week Although most of the Geopolitical problems we saw in 2018 persist, equity markets have been able to shrug off the negative sentiment at the start of the year. Fed Chairman, Jerome Powell, has overseen a shift in policy thinking in the last few weeks. As inflationary pressure in the US has eased, currency markets are now…

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