Monthly Archives: December 2012

bondattraction

The name is bond, any bond!

The stampede for bonds continues and WealthiFi is struck by the huge imbalance between saver appetites for bonds and equities.

December 19th, 2012 by

Funds

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ubsprotest

Dividend Stocks: Banks are in the credit and trust business, right?

Meredith Whitney the leading US banks analyst is turning positive on the sector and her key positive point is the potential comeback of dividends.

December 19th, 2012 by

Financials

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kimspend

Dividend stocks: Telecoms spend spend spend!

Vodafone is the single largest provider of dividend income to UK funds. WealthiFi has warned that telecom sector dividends could be under threat as core voice/messaging services decline and data infrastructure spend increases.

December 18th, 2012 by

Income

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livedancing

Whoodathunk! TV ratings partner social media…and radio!

Our fascination with how TV content is consumed continues. We are not alone as we note one of the biggest TV change monitors in the world is about to modify its approach.

December 18th, 2012 by

Style & Sector Trends

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Ohio State v USC

NFL shows sport is hot!

Thanks to the New York Post for a prescient report on how the NFL football network is achieving huge growth in its subscriber fees. We see sports content valuations rising. 

December 13th, 2012 by

Style & Sector Trends

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tankerfire

Syria: Game over?

Was it only September the Syrian regime were texting rebel forces with the chilling message “Game Over”?

December 13th, 2012 by

Editorial

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sportsnews2

Media: News and sport still the big prizes.

The consumer of media content is now empowered in a digital world to view that content when he or she wants to on a growing variety of platforms and devices.

December 13th, 2012 by

Value

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euroburn

Europe’s politicians shunning a private solution.

Amid all the laughable negotiations over eurozone fiscal solidarity there remains one absolute priority if significant debt write-downs are off the table. Growth.

December 11th, 2012 by

Government

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germancheer

Financials: Why wouldn’t German investors be happy!

It would seem the just released ZEW German investor sentiment survey for December trumped analyst expectations. Why so surprised? 

December 11th, 2012 by

Financials

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ChinaConstruction

Chinese capital moving to the right places?

In our most recent China article we opined that there were positive signs of a Chinese economic pick up but were concerned about a faltering Shanghai equity market.

December 11th, 2012 by

Editorial

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