UK Equities

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 expertise

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

  • 7

    dedicated UK equities managers

  • 20

    years of experience*

  • £5.6bn

    UK assets under management

Source: AXA IM as 31/08/2019
*Average years of experience of a Portfolio Manager

32 insights found

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UK Multi-Cap strategy : The government fiscal and monetary response will be a long-term determinant of the shape of the economic recovery

Concerns continue to grow as the end of the government’s furlough scheme approaches, and is replaced with a smaller Job Support Scheme, aimed at preserving employment in viable businesses rather than ...

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UK Mid Cap strategy : UK labour flexibility will help any economic adjustment that needs to be made

Concerns around the increase in COVID infections across several countries, the gradual withdrawal of fiscal support from governments, and political uncertainty associated with the US election and Bre ...

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UK Mid Cap strategy The impact of the pandemic continues to disrupt as well as provide opportunity

Global equities performed well in August, supported by continued monetary and fiscal policy, economic improvement and optimism around the development of a coronavirus treatment.

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UK Multi-Cap strategy UK equity market trades at a discount versus other global equity markets

Global equities performed well in August, supported by continued monetary and fiscal policy, economic improvement and optimism around the development of a coronavirus treatment.

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What do dividend cuts mean for UK equity income investors post-COVID-19?

The impact of the coronavirus pandemic has been significant so far, with many countries around the world having swiftly entered a recession during the first half of 2020.

UK Equities

UK Multi-Cap strategy - We are encouraged by the operational updates of UK listed businesses

Global equities were up in July in local-currency terms, but down in sterling due to the relative strength of the pound.