Markets shrug off geopolitical tensions

S&P 500 Index reaches a new record high as investors shrug off North Korea provocation and UK terrorist attack. GBP bears pounded by rising interest rate hike expectations.   Last Friday brought another round of…

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Angry societies – focus on security and defense

Newly elected governments are likely to increase security and defense spending on the back of recent terrorist attacks, increased geopolitical tensions and natural catastrophes. We expect higher spending in defense, critical infrastructure and crime prevention….