Even investors with ample faith in the ECB’s ability to keep spreads under control worry about a populist backlash inside Italy against the lack of solidarity shown so far by EU peers. Photograph: The New York Times

Rising borrowing costs for countries such as Italy show that the European Central Bank has a fight on its hands to prevent a new debt crisis, say anal(...)

During strong bull markets, positive economic and corporate news can cause investors to forget the lessons of history and to assume the trend will continue indefinitely. Photograph: Michael Nagle/Bloomberg

Invest in a diversified portfolio, rebalance occasionally, ignore short-term market movements and allow your returns to compound over time – investing(...)

Adam Rudd manages about £3.9 billion and is largely steering clear of the UK. Photograph: iStock

Ireland’s best fund manager may be based in Scotland, but his performance has been driven by investing outside the UK. Aberdeen Standard Investments’(...)

Construction in the Grand Canal Basin area of Dublin Docklands. Dublin faces a glut of offices if construction continues at current levels over the next three years

Dublin faces a glut of offices if construction continues at current levels over the next three years, an asset management firm has said. Speaking at (...)