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Simon Thompson’s new issue buy, Dillow on interest rates and risk & more

IC Daily email update

In Simon Thompson’s column today, he runs his slide rule across a company that lists its shares on Aim tomorrow. Simon believes the shares have been priced for a profitable passage, priced on around nine times next year’s likely earnings, and offering a prospective dividend yield of 6.4 per cent at the listing price.

Also, don’t miss yesterday’s column from Simon which highlighted four promising opportunities. And for all the columns he has written so far this year, click here.

Meanwhile, with central banks around the world beginning to sound increasingly hawkish, our resident economist Chris Dillow examines the prospect for interest rate hikes and what relief this could bring for savers.

In his other column today, Chris also looks at risk and how risker assets can easily become overpriced, adding to the potential for investors to take on even more risk.