Stockmarkets have been on quite a run for several years now and 2017 has failed to disappoint. Schroders uses five measures to value global stockmarkets and offers a colour-coded table to reflect value.
Current Bitcoin prices appear to be justified only on the basis of mass adoption, which at this stage remains low. Current mining costs for Bitcoin imply a marginal cost of production of US$2,250, says ETF Securities.
In the current issue of their sustainability magazine, Erste Asset Management take on this exciting topic, because the Christmas season in particular shows how enormous the logistical effort has become.
Europe’s renewed urbanisation and accompanying infrastructure upgrades provide interesting opportunities for real estate investors, says Oliver Kummerfeldt, European Real Estate Analyst at Schroders.