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Viewpoint: Which asset class will you choose for your ISA?

Viewpoint: Which asset class will you choose for your ISA?

Fidelity's Tom Stevenson talks through the outlook for the five main types of asset for ISA portfolios over the next year.

Panel forecasts financial events of 2013

Financial events of 2013 largely forecast by panellists

Money Observer panellists Chris Wyllie, Rob Burdett, Michael Turner, Robert Talbut and Keith Wade made the right calls with their 2013 outlooks.

Bonds rumble but fail to tumble

Talk of a great investment outflow has proved premature.

There have been tremors in fixed-interest markets, but talk of a great investment outflow has proved premature.

Should investors play it safe while fear factors remain?

Play it safe while fear factors remain

With the tapering of QE scheduled to start this year, we find ourselves in a situation where we can't look at history for guidance, so play safe says Peter Spiller.

Investors in fear of an end to cheap money

Equities continue to be the asset class of choice.

Equities - and perhaps property for the wealthy - continue to be the asset class of choice in what promises to be a torrid year for fixed-interest holdings.

Viewpoint: Be wary of 2014's bond markets

UK gilts are set for another poor year in 2014.

With the tapering of quantitative easing, UK gilts are set for another poor year in 2014, especially if US bond yields rise once more.

Is it too late to invest in economic recovery?

The global economy is expected to turn a corner in 2014.

The global economy could turn a corner in 2014 and inflation is falling, so is it time to stop chasing yield and hop on the growth train instead?

Viewpoint: Non-US markets to improve

Viewpoint: Hoping for an upturn in non-US market performance

2014 is hard to forecast, but Iveagh's Chris Wyllie sees certain trends carrying over from 2013 with an upturn in Europe and the emerging markets.

Viewpoint: Outlook for fixed income in 2014

AXA Investment Manager's Chris Iggo provides an outlook for fixed income for the

AXA Investment Manager's Chris Iggo provides an outlook for fixed income for the year ahead and a snapshot of the group's fixed income positioning.

Viewpoint: Emerging market debt outlook for 2014

Viewpoint: Emerging market debt outlook for 2014

As the value of emerging market debt rose in 2013, opportunities for investors wanting risk have been created, says JPMorgan's Kerry Craig.

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