Standard Life Investments

Editorials

In this section, we aim to provide insightful commentary on markets, the strategies we deploy and the themes we seek to exploit in our funds. These articles are shaped by the latest topical events that influence our investment decisions but should not be regarded as investment advice.

Europe's dirty secret

A rise in bad debt is common in times of financial distress. However, two factors differentiate the Eurozone’s non-performing loans (NPLs) problem.

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Harvey and Irma − the economic impact

Harvey and Irma − the economic impact

In recent weeks, two major hurricanes, Harvey and Irma, have swept across the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico, causing significant destruction. In this note, we examine the potential economic impact of both storms on the US economy.

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