Thursday January 23, 2020

As 2018 looms, investors have a lot to worry about

The past five years have been a golden era for the equity market, but there are signs of a receding tide in support of free trade and movement of labour

5th November, 2017
Political instability may be a headache for Irish investors in the coming year Picture: Getty

There is never a time when there is nothing for investors to worry about. But I don’t recall any time in my adult life – nearly all of which I have spent in capital markets in one way or another – when there have been so many risks to keep investors awake at night as there are today.

There is an irony in that, because never before has the world been more open...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Varying interests will be lining up to fight their corner as Europe aims to reorganise and reinvent economic supply chains to ‘reconcile the economy with our planet’

Daniel Murray | 1 month ago

The threat of no-deal has led many businesses to identify and eliminate inefficiencies, allowing them to do more with less

Brian Cremin | 1 month ago

Real conversations about wealth transfer from parents to children are a must – and they should be had in plenty of time

Peter Kinsella | 1 month ago