Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Merchants Trust Plc LSE:MRCH London Ordinary Share GB0005800072 ORD 25P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  -6.00 -1.42% 418.00 416.50 420.00 430.00 412.00 430.00 117,307 10:04:06
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Equity Investment Instruments 36.2 32.7 29.7 14.1 503

Merchants Trust PLC Economic & Political Roundup -- October 2020

09/10/2020 11:19am

RNS Non-Regulatory


Merchants Trust PLC

09 October 2020

Economic & Political Roundup - October 2020

As part of our commitment to providing free investment research, we have just published our regular monthly update on the Global Economy.

Themes discussed this month are:

Global, Flexible investment, UK, North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, Global emerging markets, Japan, India, South Korea, Vietnam, Debt, Private equity, Growth capital, Hedge funds, Leasing, Insurance and reinsurance, Biotech and healthcare, Infrastructure, Renewables, Environmental, Commodities and natural resources, Property - UK & Property - Europe

Steve Tatters, manager of Aurora - 22 September:

"The shift to online retail has accelerated the process of resetting rents to levels justified by the realities of the shift to online. Because of the rigidity of commercial leases (upward only rent changes) and the rates system it is happening through the bankrupting of landlords. COVID is likely to accelerate that and we believe the government is about to allow retail stores to be converted to residential, which will really accelerate the switch."

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