Why UK equities?
With thousands of businesses from 60 countries around the world listed in the UK, its stock market remains one of the most exciting choices for investors today.
Deep, liquid markets and world-leading regulation, corporate governance and legal and professional services support make UK equities a must-have for any global equity portfolio.
Our UK equity team’s expertise spans the entire market cap spectrum.
Whether you’re aiming to capture growth from the dynamic small cap sector, benefit from exciting opportunities offered by innovative mid-cap companies, or gain exposure to internationally-focused, mega-cap stocks in the FTSE 100 Index, we have a range of funds to cover your needs.
UK equities in focus
dedicated UK equities managers
years of experience*
UK assets under management
Source: AXA IM as 31/08/2019
*Average years of experience of a Portfolio Manager
22 July 2019
Is Brexit jeopardising the UK’s ‘flat white’ economy?
If you were asked to name a group who’s fuelling the UK economy, hipsters might not be on the top of your list. After all, cereal cafes and digital start-ups can lack the longevity (and credibility) ...
22 July 2019
A shift in the retail power balance
There seems to be no stopping the rise of online retail. Global online sales figures continue to soar as our appetite for on-screen shopping grows and grows.
16 July 2019
Technological change: the shifting economic landscape
The relentless advance of technology over the past 20 years has changed the world and caused a fundamental shift in the ways that economies work. The truly global nature of markets, and the low level ...
08 March 2018
The Benefits of Compounding Growth
The power of compounding is a well-established concept, however its potential is often underestimated.
21 February 2018
UK equities: fundamentals still supportive
Headlines have described the recent equity correction as being the worst since October 2008, with $5 trillion wiped off global stock markets. After years of strong equity returns, investors will now ...
10 August 2018
The power of active stock picking
Chris St John, Fund Manager of the AXA Framlington UK Mid Cap Fund believes the case for active UK equity investing is strong and growing stronger.