Multi-asset investment thinking from the Quilter Investors team.

Weekly investment news and commentary. In this week’s issue;
  • Millennials’ spending comes of age: Although millennial spending patterns are reshaping industry, they’re not that different from their parent’s generation. There are 12 US sectors tipped to benefit most from the life style preferences of the millennials…
  • Attack of the drones: The drone attack on the Abqaiq refinery in Saudi Arabia last weekend triggered the biggest one day jump in oil prices since…
  • The opioid of the masses: On Sunday, the billionaire Sackler family, controllers of Purdue Pharma, declared the business bankrupt in the face of $12bn in lawsuits brought against the maker of the prescription drug Oxycontin…
  • Apple begins appeal against EU tax bill: Technology giant Apple begins its appeal in Europe’s General Court over the European Commissions 2016 ruling that it should pay $14bn in back taxes to Ireland …
  • And more…

 

Quilter Investors – Between The Lines – Week 38