In recent weeks there have been a number of high profile comments made about the UK’s economic outlook from prominent figures. Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor, has countered warnings of weakness in the pound with a statement backing the UK’s medium and long term prospects. Bank of America released a report in late May that captured [...]
How has Russia’s invasion affected ESG investing? We asked our ESG investing panel for their perspective on this difficult issue, where they stand, and also where they see opportunities in a changing world.
Financial planning is about more than just investment returns. Of course, they’re critical to financial plans succeeding, but recent years have really sharpened our focus on building solutions to meet more of the challenges our clients face, so our advice is truly holistic…
When everyone is likely to feel the pinch on day-to-day bills, it’s worth a quick think to see if you can offset some of the increases with some simple tricks. We’ve collated some hints and tips from a few sources and there’s plenty here for the whole family.
Several forces have pushed Chinese stocks lower in 2021, with the authority’s heightened regulatory focus a key headwind. Wren Sterling asked Paul Danis, Brewin Dolphin’s Head of Asset Allocation, to explain the implications for investors. What’s going on in China? The Chinese authorities shocked markets last autumn by pulling the IPO of Ant Group a [...]
Here’s the bad news: working out the value of a pension isn’t straightforward! It depends on the type(s) of pensions you have and when you want to retire, among many other things. In this article, we'll talk about the types of pension you could have, how their values are calculated, how you can get a [...]
It took a pandemic to sort out care funding. At least that’s what the Government will be hoping that’s how the public will view it, rather than a couple of broken promises on the Triple Lock and raising National Insurance Contributions (NICs). The Prime Minister said: “You can’t fix the Covid backlogs, without giving the […]