News &
Financial Updates

Critical Illness Versus Terminal Illness Insurance

While the two may sound similar, they are in fact very different, particularly in relation to the severity of the illness. Also, one is free and the other one is not.

Family Income Benefit Insurance

Family Income Benefit Insurance is a special type of life insurance policy that pays out a regular income to your family members for a set period of time when you pass away.

Finura granted Pension Transfer Gold Standard

Financial advice firms who adopt this standard adhere to a set of principles, giving clients confidence that they are dealing with an ethical adviser when receiving financial advice about whether a pension should be transferred.

Income Protection – How to Protect Yourself if You Can No Longer Earn

There are various aspects of our lives that we can protect with insurance. One of these is your income, which can be protected via a policy called permanent health cover, or income protection.

Life Insurance – How Much Do You Really Need?

Figures suggest that people typically overestimate the cost of life insurance by about 5 to 10 times, putting them taking out cover. However, it can be more affordable than you think, particularly if you start early.

Surviving a no deal Brexit

Here is a summary of what might happen to house prices, jobs, savings and pensions.

Long-term care insurance

An overview of the benefits and taxation of long-term care insurance policies.

Market Commentary

Monthly Market Commentary – March 2019

A review of Q1 2019 when equities rebounded, supported by market expectations that the Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates this year.

Monthly Market Commentary – February 2019

A look back on markets in February when easing trade tensions helped support equity market gains.

Monthly Market Commentary – January 2019

A look back on markets in January, when equities received a lift from signals that the US Federal Reserve would be more patient with interest rate increases.

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 25.11.19

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

Finance in the News – w/c 18.11.19

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