Investment Forum

Welcome to the Cantor Fitzgerald Investment Forum where we bring you market news, investment insights and a series of informative articles.

Stephen Hall

Stephen Hall

With the Irish economy firmly on the up once again, Ireland’s two pillar banks, AIB and Bank of Ireland reported strong H1/17 results. Permanent TSB’s non-performing loan book is still a major legacy issue weighing on investor sentiment. All three publicly quoted Irish banks published results in the last week in July. Here we summarise

Conal Cremen

Conal Cremen

It feels like we’ve been here before: rapid house price inflation, lines out the door for viewings, offers made of up to 50% above asking prices and, above all, the panic that we have to buy now before prices increase further. This has led to much debate as to whether this is the start of

Una Ryan

Una Ryan

Una Ryan is Associate Director – Tax with Grant Thornton and works with small to medium sized businesses which are mainly family owned. She has extensive experience on estates and trusts for high net worth individuals and this month provides the first in a series of articles on succession planning. If you are considering retiring

William Heffernan

William Heffernan

Emerging Markets, or EM, have traditionally been regarded as a volatile environment, one that is too reliant on commodity production and a difficult place to generate returns. At Cantor Fitzgerald, we believe that from a longer term perspective, having an allocation to EM equities is essential to ensure better returns. Firstly, there is the simple