Michael Murray

Michael Murray

Articles by Michael Murray

UDG shares have tripled over the past five years, but the best may be yet to come

UDG shares have tripled over the past five years, but the best may be yet to come

The company has travelled a long road since its transition from United Drug

Michael Murray: Crises at the gates

Michael Murray: Crises at the gates

Investment decisions are becoming a nightmare due to a whole range of challenging events

How to weigh up your most reliable assets after a long bull run

How to weigh up your most reliable assets after a long bull run

There are many considerations to bear in mind before you trade your long-term assets

Invested: Win, lose or draw breath?

Invested: Win, lose or draw breath?

Brexit brings pain for some investors, but there will be winners too

Michael Murray: Transparency on succession planning is often more important for the serious investor than executive pay

Michael Murray: Transparency on succession planning is often more important for the serious investor than executive pay

The governance framework in place for succession planning is in many cases a far more important

Plenty of opportunities in emerging market – but some can be treacherous

Plenty of opportunities in emerging market – but some can be treacherous

What to look for in an emerging markets investment

Michael Murray: Ultra low and negative interest rates threaten adverse consequences for almost everyone

Michael Murray: Ultra low and negative interest rates threaten adverse consequences for almost everyone

One disadvantage of having too much surplus cash at a time of low interest rates is that it reduces returns on capital employed

Michael Murray: Globalisation has spread prosperity faster than ever before

Michael Murray: Globalisation has spread prosperity faster than ever before

But the political fallout poses real risks for investors

Why I won’t be investing in banks

Why I won’t be investing in banks

Michael Murray lists here his top ten reasons why he believes the sector is a no-go area

An investment in the proceeds of lawsuits is an interesting counter-cyclical play

An investment in the proceeds of lawsuits is an interesting counter-cyclical play

Michael Murray bought shares in litigation funder Burford Capital

Michael Murray: The pillar banks are struggling for core earnings growth

Michael Murray: The pillar banks are struggling for core earnings growth

AIB is powering ahead on technology, while speculation is mounting over Richie Boucher’s successor at BoI

Michael Murray: Irish bank shareholders are bracing themselves for disappointing news with upcoming results

Michael Murray: Irish bank shareholders are bracing themselves for disappointing news with upcoming results

A combination of a still sizeable taxpayer investment in the Irish banking sector, the implicatio...

Michael Murray: There are many ways of exposing oneself to property

Michael Murray: There are many ways of exposing oneself to property

Some treacherous, some smart, some blind and some downright stupid...

Brexit: Private pension funds are tanking

Brexit: Private pension funds are tanking

Taxpayer-funded public sector pension liabilities are soaring

Now is the time for investor resilience, not panic

Now is the time for investor resilience, not panic

Stay focused on long-term value