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.
COVID-19 Impact on UK Equities
During the latest webinar, Chris St John and Dan Harlow discussed what impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on their portfolios and the wider market, and what they believe this could mean for UK equities.
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 insights found
UK Multi-Cap strategy - Signs of economic recovery are being met with rising markets
Global equity markets posted positive returns in May, as slowing coronavirus infections resulted in governments action to ease lockdown restrictions.
UK Mid Cap strategy - UK Mid Cap companies continue to outperform their large cap counterparts
Global equity markets posted positive returns in May, as slowing coronavirus infections resulted in government action to ease lockdown restrictions.
UK Equities: With COVID-19 uncertainty comes opportunity
Chris St John, Portfolio Manager for the UK mid-cap and multi-cap strategies delves into the unprecedented times in which the world finds itself, the impact of the pandemic on the UK equities market, ...
What will post-pandemic society look like ?
It’ll be a revelation to no-one that UK consumers have a real taste for convenience. About 90% of shoppers use Amazon, while 40% fork outpay for a Prime subscription.
UK dividends: weathering challenges, capturing opportunities.
In direct response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the current outlook for dividends paid by UK-listed companies looks rather gloomy.
Will companies adapt and thrive, or stand still and dive?
There’s an old saying that a rising tide lifts all boats. In the investment world, that means positive sentiment is broadly supportive of most companies, regardless of whether the underlying individu ...