Your clients should focus on capturing global growth this year, suggests a Credit Suisse expert.

Earlier this month, one of the bank’s research heads, Giles Keating, offered seven investment tips for 2014 via These included:

Tap into European growth. Countries such as Germany are expanding and all investors can get exposure, says Keating.

Buy the U.S. dollar. “With tapering, the U.S. dollar is set to strengthen against other global currencies,” Keating told the news outlet.

Focus on cash-rich companies. Not only are cash piles high at companies, but Keating notes there’s been pressure from shareholders to boost growth.

Click here to check out his other four tips and to watch Keating’s video.

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