February 2022: Investment & Economic Update

Our latest monthly investment update for February 2022 looks at how the global investment markets, economy, and commodities perform. The FTSE 100 index of leading UK company shares closed at the end of January at 7,466.07 points, up 81.53 points or 1.1%. European markets started the month in positive territory as fears about a military conflict in Eastern Europe subsided, …

January 2022: Investment & Economic Update

Our latest monthly investment update for January 2022 looks at how the global investment markets, economy, and commodities perform. The FTSE 100 index of leading UK company shares closed at the end of December at 7,384.54 points, up 305.53 points or 4.32%. Despite the negative influence of Covid, the London market enjoyed its best annual performance in five years in …