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Financial Updates

The impact of May’s resignation on the UK economy

Following Theresa May’s resignation speech on Friday, before the start of the bank holiday weekend, the Conservative Party leadership contest sprang into action.

Tips to Help Millennials Retire Better Off Than Their Parents

Retirement can seem a long way off when you are fresh out of university or embarking on the first steps of an exciting new career. Phrases such as YOLO (You Only Live Once) are also encouraging us to live for today rather than plan for tomorrow. So, what does this behaviour mean for the future of today’s millennials?

The 100-year Life: Are you prepared?

We all want to live a long and fulfilled life, and that includes being able to enjoy our retirement years to the full. However, as we all begin to live longer, concerns have been raised over the Government’s ability to fund the futures of our ageing population.

The cost of living alone

Recent Office for National Statistics (ONS) analysis reveals the financial situation and personal wellbeing of those living alone.

Retirement planning in 2019/20 – what is new?

As we welcome in a new tax year, here is a look at pension planning for 2019/20.

The effect of automatic enrolment on employees working for small employers

Institute of Fiscal Studies publishes report and comment about the impact AE has on employees working for small employers.

How to make the most of your ISA allowance

ISA rates have been increasing recently, thanks to renewed competition amongst providers. So, with tax year end fast approaching, there is still time to take advantage of your 2018/2019 annual ISA allowance.

Market Commentary

Monthly Market Commentary – November 2018

A collection of thoughts and comments to help keep you abreast of relevant industry news.

Monthly Market Commentary – October 2018

A collection of thoughts and comments to help keep you abreast of relevant industry news.

Monthly Market Commentary – September 2018

A collection of thoughts and comments to help keep you abreast of relevant industry news.

Quarterly Reports

Market Review – Quarter 2 2016

A Q2 economic and market overview to help you stay informed of global themes that could impact your portfolios.

Market Review – Quarter 1 2016

A Q1 economic and market overview to help you stay informed of global themes that could impact your portfolios.

Market Review – Quarter 4 2016

A Q4 economic and market overview to help you stay informed of global themes that could impact your portfolios.

Finance in the news

Finance in the News – w/c 05.08.19

Short summaries of articles we think you will find useful from some of the weekend’s broadsheets.

Finance in the News – w/c 29.07.19

Short summaries of articles we think you will find useful from some of the weekend’s broadsheets.