Emil Ahmad

Data watch: GDP and other economic health indicators

Data watch: GDP and other economic health indicators

Ahead of next week's hotly-anticipated Monetary Policy Committee meeting, Emil Ahmad talks through some of the numbers policymakers will analyse.

Nothing artificial about this smart investment theme

Nothing artificial about this smart investment theme

Governments are throwing huge sums of cash at Artificial Intelligence, but where's the hot money going? Emil Ahmad reports.

Data watch: Inflation and wages

Data watch: Inflation and wages

Macro events and economic data are driving markets right now. Emil Ahmad looks back at what's just happened and gives us a taste of what to look for this week.

Predicting the retail apocalypse

Predicting the retail apocalypse

Amazon gets a bad rap, but will it really spell the end of bricks and mortar retailers? Emil Ahmad picks through the fundamentals for consumer spending.

Three likely winners in the new oil price environment

Three likely winners in the new oil price environment

While the oil market is in a far stronger position in 2017 than last year, investors will not forget the lessons learnt from 2014, writes Emil Ahmad.

Little respite for supermarket slackers

Little respite for supermarket slackers

They've been chronic underperformers over the past five years, so Emil Ahmad has taken a closer look at a supermarket sector still fighting the discounters.

Eurozone and UK on diverging economic paths

Eurozone and UK on diverging economic paths

Times have changed and Europe is no longer the sick cousin. Emil Ahmad looks at the shift in fortunes for the UK and eurozone and how outcomes are finely balanced.

German election: Will Merkel get green light for Brexit concession?

German election: Will Merkel get green light for Brexit concession?

It looks like Angela Merkel will breeze the upcoming general election, but that's only half the job. Emil Ahmad examines what comes next and its impact on UK investors.

Considering commercial property

Considering commercial property

Savaged in the aftermath of the Brexit vote, commercial property has had a good run, but what's moving the market now. Emil Ahmad takes a closer look.

Lessons investors can learn from the credit crunch

Lessons investors can learn from the credit crunch

August marked the 10th anniversary of the start of the credit crunch. Emil Ahmad reflects on the lessons learnt and how the financial world has changed in the intervening decade.

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