4 Sectors for UK Growth

The UK market has been out of favour with investors for years, but these fund managers insist there are plenty of growth opportunities 

Holly Black 30 March, 2021 | 10:31AM

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The UK market has been out of favour with investors for years but with a Brexit deal finally struck and a vaccine programme well underway, is now the time to look to the country for growth?

Alongside Brexit, a weak currency and a global pandemic, the UK market suffers from its association with industries of yesteryear. The FTSE 100 is dominated by oil, gas, banking and pharma stocks – none of which are known for their growth prospects, and all of which face serious challenges from tech disruptors and an increasingly carbon-conscious society.

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Holly Black  is Senior Editor, Morningstar.co.uk

 

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