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Calculated gamble

UK Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap election could prove to be a shrewd move. If it succeeds, it could produce a Conservative government with a renewed mandate, as well as a significant boost for Brexit negotiations with the European Union (EU).


The infrastructure rally

Infrastructure stocks got off to a solid start in 2017 after outperforming global equities in general during a volatile 2016.


An Election Like No Other

What do the political cross-currents that underlie the current French election mean for equity investors? Martin Currie's Michael Browne weighs in.


The Time is Now

Equity market volatility has been notably subdued -- but how long can that continue, given the risks lurking below the surface? QS Investors' James Norman on why it's important to stay ready with an allocation to low-volatility stocks.



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