Tag: shares

Net Investment in UK vs. Overseas Ordinary Shares by UK Financial Institutions

Chart of the Week: Week 40, 2016: Net Investment in UK vs. Overseas Ordinary Shares by UK Financial Institutions

The chart shows that the year 2000 marked a turning point in financial institutions’ strategy, turning their focus to shares in international companies and away from investment in UK business.

/ October 5, 2016
Ownership of UK Shares

Chart of the Week: Week 35, 2015: Ownership of UK Shares

The latest figures for UK share ownership were released this morning, and they showed that foreign investors still own more than half of the value of all UK shares.

/ September 2, 2015