Europe – An Opportunity or Basket Case?

It would be fair to say in the last five years or so the European economy has hardly had a great press nor been high on investors’ buy lists. The seemingly endless Greek debt crisis, very high youth unemployment in southern Europe, issues with Italian banks, political woes and now a fractious divorce as the UK exits the EU have …

Positive on Europe

Despite the ongoing uncertainty surrounding Greece’s debt problem, Invesco Perpetual’s European equity team are upbeat on Europe. In a Q&A session today with two leading fund managers although it was noted Europe has been uniquely impacted from a double whammy  – the global banking crisis and more latterly the Euro crisis, the good fundamentals were highlighted. Money printing or QE …