By Alan McIntosh, Chief Investment Strategist, Quilter Cheviot Investment Management

 

Global equity markets have come under pressure in the last week or so, reminding investors of the sharp, albeit short-lived, correction we saw in the early part of this year. In the week to Friday 12th October, the UK FTSE All-Share Index saw a decline of 4.4%, while the US S&P 500 Index recorded a drop of 4.1%. Markets in Asia and Europe posted similar falls. Highly rated growth stocks from US technology to UK AIM shares have fallen by even more in the latest market sell-off.

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By Moritz Miller, Project Partner and Senior Consultant at Drees & Sommer Middle East

 

Lean thinking is a methodology which, when applied in construction, has allowed thousands of buildings to increase operational efficiency in the construction phase of projects, saving time and resources by following a standardised system to mitigate waste of all types.

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