Latest News - Colin Mclean
Colin McLean: overconfidence could be markets’ biggest hurdle
What should investors make now of the mixed signals that question the strength of global equity markets
Colin McLean: investing through the coming deflationary shock
People can only model what they know, and deflation is outside of our experience
Colin McLean: beating the cognitive biases of EM investment
No matter how hard investors try to analyse prospects clinically, emotion is never far away.
Colin McLean: the bubbly IPO market is flashing danger warnings
Investors must discriminate between companies that need growth, and those that need a brand new business model
Colin McLean: how companies manipulate our search for silver linings
large companies are adept at guiding investors, playing on our weakness for good stories. So how to guard against this?
Colin McLean: the next emerging markets chapter is about to unfold
With investors reassessing the risks associated with emerging markets and questioning the growth story in these relatively young democracies, SVM's founder sees this as a critical time for the region.
Colin McLean's guide to bubble watching
A failure to identify bubbles has been a recurring weakness of investor psychology. Most are unprepared for the crashes that follow booms
Colin McLean: euro equity is a cheap option on German self-interest
Investors should recognise that Europe’s problems will trigger radical action. Policies must change, and shares should benefit
Colin McLean: it's not too late - the pound weakness opportunity
The SVM founder takes a look at what impact a run on the pound could have on the equities in his latest piece for Weath Manager.
Colin McLean: why the banking sector is attractive again
While the impact of new regulations and scandals are impossible to quantify, the SVM founder explains why political ambition will make the bank sector more attractive in an exclusive article.
Gervais Williams: the real reason to worry about Quindell
Citywire AA-rated manager Gervais Williams has argued that sentiment is the true danger to Quindell.
AA-rated Lofthouse: 'maverick' tobacco settlements won't stop M&A
Henderson International Income trust manager Ben Lofthouse shares his thoughts on recent developments in the tobacco sector in this video.
Profile: Quilter Cheviot boss Baines sees more consolidation ahead
Nineteen months on from the merger of Quilter Cheviot chief executive Martin Baines says the deal is now paying dividends.
Profile: how Matthew Butcher is carving a new role at Dart Capital
The wealth management industry is undergoing a profound period of change: whether it wants to admit it or not.