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The Multi-Asset Process

October 2018 Market Review

In the latest Multi- Asset monthly review, John Husselbee explains what drove the downturn, the impact and what this means for investors. Read more

Liontrust Global Income Fund

October 2018 review

Strong US dollar and cyclical tilt weighs on Fund returns. Read more

Liontrust GF European Smaller Companies Fund

October 2018 review

Small-caps hit hardest in market rout. Read more

Liontrust European Growth Fund

October 2018 review

Investors shun cyclical sectors amid market sell-off. Read more

Europe acts to tackle single-use plastics

Neil Brown

Neil Brown highlights boost for companies tackling plastic pollution as European politicians look to ban worst single-use products. Read more

Liontrust GF Strategic Bond Fund

October 2018 review

Market volatility used to adjust duration, buy inflation breakeven protection and increase high yield weight to 25%. Read more

Liontrust Strategic Bond Fund

October 2018 review

Market volatility used to adjust duration, buy inflation breakeven protection and increase high yield weight to 25%. Read more

Liontrust GF European Strategic Equity Fund

October 2018 review

Investors shun cyclical sectors amid market sell-off. Read more
Phil Milburn

End of the beginning?

Does the recent volatility mean this is the end of the beginning or the beginning of the end? Phil Milburn analyses where we are in the market cycle and what this means for investors. Read more

Liontrust’s Ghoulish Gallery

David Roberts, Jamie Clark, Mike Appleby, Mark Williams, Olly Russ, James Inglis-Jones, Victoria Stevens & John Husselbee

We have put together 8 scary investment charts for Hallowe’en. If you feel brave enough, brace yourself and enter our fund managers’ ghoulish gallery. Read more

Liontrust SF European Growth Fund

Q3 2018 review

Another tough quarter for Europe, with trade wars and Italy prevalent. Read more

Liontrust SF Corporate Bond Fund

Q3 2018 review

Economic data and corporate earnings trends remain supportive for credit. Read more

Liontrust Monthly Income Bond Fund

Q3 2018 review

New issuance picked up following summer lull. Read more

Liontrust UK Ethical Fund

Q3 2018 review

Standout event for over Q3 was the acquisition of Jardine Lloyd Thompson by Marsh & McLennan. Read more

Liontrust SF UK Growth Fund

Q3 2018 review

Stocks highlighted include Learning Technology Group, GW Pharma and Cineworld. Read more

Liontrust GF Sustainable Future Pan-European Growth Fund

Q3 2018 review

Stocks highlighted include DNB, 3i and Handelsbanken. Read more

Liontrust GF SF European Corporate Bond Fund

Q3 2018 review

Dollar-denominated bonds key as this credit outperforms. Read more

Liontrust SF Cautious Managed Fund

Q3 2018 review

Underlying business fundamentals remain strong in favoured areas. Read more

Liontrust SF Defensive Managed Fund

Q3 2018 review

Healthcare-focused themes were key drivers over the period. Read more

Liontrust SF Managed Fund

Q3 2018 review

Fund moves neutral in global equities and ups credit overweight. Read more

Liontrust SF Global Growth Fund

Q3 2018 review

In a strong quarter, stocks highlighted include IQVIA and Perkin Elmer. Read more

Liontrust SF Absolute Growth Fund

Q3 2018 review

Managers up cash weighting in face of risk building over coming year. Read more

Liontrust European Growth Fund

September 2018 review

Rising oil prices help counter trade wars and emerging markets concerns. Read more

Liontrust GF European Smaller Companies Fund

September 2018 review

Gains from mining stocks boost Fund. Read more

Liontrust Global Income Fund

September 2018 review

Fund suffers headwind from low US weighting as S&P 500 reaches new record high. Read more

Liontrust Asia Income Fund

Q3 2018 review

Markets have reacted to a deterioration in the US-China trade spat by shunning risk assets; we are seeing increasing opportunities thrown up by the sell-off. Read more
Stuart Steven

Managing funds in a more volatile market

Global bond markets are experiencing increased volatility and therefore the heightened potential for macro shocks. Stuart Steven, co-manager of the Liontrust Monthly Income Bond Fund, explains the tools that can be used to seek to manage volatility and mitigate against macro shocks. Read more

Liontrust UK Growth Fund

September 2018 review

Four new stocks added: Coats, Sage, Synthomer and TI Fluid Systems. Read more

Liontrust UK Micro Cap Fund

September 2018 review

Mixed fortunes for a number of companies reporting mid-year results. Read more

Liontrust Special Situations Fund

September 2018 review

Three new stocks added: Coats, Sage and TI Fluid Systems. Read more

Liontrust UK Smaller Companies Fund

September 2018 review

Large gains for Craneware and Learning Technologies. Read more

Liontrust GF European Strategic Equity Fund

September 2018 review

Long and short book both contribute to positive performance. Read more

The Multi-Asset Process

September 2018 Market Review

To tariff or not to tariff? As Donald Trump adds a new verb to the economic lexicon, John Husselbee explains how familiar concerns are creating opportunities for investors seeking cheaper assets. Read more

Liontrust GF Absolute Return Bond Fund

Q3 2018 review

Some of the Fund’s market carry was eroded but its alpha sources added value. Read more

Liontrust GF High Yield Bond Fund

Q3 2018 review

Maintaining conviction that US dollar-denominated high yield bonds offer better value than euro-denominated bonds. Read more

Liontrust GF Strategic Bond Fund

September 2018 review

Duration lengthened slightly to take advantage of improved value. Read more

Liontrust Strategic Bond Fund

September 2018 review

Duration lengthened slightly to take advantage of improved value. Read more
David Roberts

Why we continue to avoid Italy

Any investors shorting Italian government bonds will have suffered during September. David Roberts explains that while Italian debt will begin to look attractive again, he is yet to start investing. Read more

How we're investing in a fast changing world

Peter Michaelis, Simon Clements & Neil Brown

Our five themes for Good Money Week Read more
David Roberts

A change of tack for Super Mario

With cracks starting to appear in core European debt, David Roberts reflects on an apparent change of tone for ECB President Mario Draghi Read more
Simon Clements

Constructing a revolution

Design errors on large construction projects can cost millions to fix and waste huge amounts of time. Simon Clements outlines advances in Building Information Modelling (BIM), which is revolutionising how these projects are managed, and the investment opportunities this is presenting. Read more

Liontrust GF Strategic Bond Fund

August 2018 review

Three main themes created volatility that the Fund was able to exploit: President Trump’s ongoing trade wars, a growing emerging markets’ crisis in Turkey and Argentina, and the continued political tensions ahead of Italy’s budget setting. Read more

Liontrust Strategic Bond Fund

August 2018 review

Three main themes created volatility that the Fund was able to exploit: President Trump’s ongoing trade wars, a growing emerging markets’ crisis in Turkey and Argentina, and the continued political tensions ahead of Italy’s budget setting. Read more

Liontrust UK Micro Cap Fund

August 2018 review

Bioquell and Pennant International drive positive returns. Read more

Liontrust UK Smaller Companies Fund

August 2018 review

Two largest contributors to monthly performance – Bioquell and Statpro – both issue half-year results. Read more

Liontrust UK Growth Fund

August 2018 review

Good half-year results from Aggreko and Wood Group help fund prove resilient to market weakness. Read more

Liontrust Special Situations Fund

August 2018 review

Imimobile added to portfolio while Fidessa exits following takeover. Read more

Liontrust GF Special Situations Fund

August 2018 review

Imimobile added to portfolio while Fidessa exits following takeover. Read more

Liontrust Global Income Fund

August 2018 review

US stocks rally despite emerging market and trade concerns. Read more

Liontrust GF European Strategic Equity Fund

August 2018 review

Emerging market and trade concerns weigh on European equity returns. Read more