Perceived risk hides small cap outperformance, says SLI
Small cap equities provide better risk-adjusted returns than large caps, despite higher volatility, said Andrew Paisley, manager of Standard Life Investment’s European Smaller Companies Fund.
US equities after the Trump rally – any opportunities left?
It’s very easy to make the bear case for US equities right now: valuations are high, and the market has priced in all the good things it expects from Donald Trump and none of the bad stuff. But that may be too simplistic a view.
European equities hit record high, thanks to small caps
The overall European equity market hit a record high this week, thanks to the mid and small cap segment of the index.
ANALYSIS: Small cap funds – the golden boys of European equities
European equity mid and small cap funds have outperformed their large cap counterparts by a factor of five over the past two years. Why has this been the case, and will the outperformance endure?
European small caps: escape the closing jaws of death
Ken Nicholson, head of European equities at Mirabaud Asset Management, recalls how he was approached by Mirabaud last year to set up a European small cap equity fund whilst snorkelling off the Australian coast. In this interview, he explains why he eventually joined Mirabaud, and how he is preparing to escape the closing jaws of death…
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Published: 30 Mar 16