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Welcome to our latest issue. It has been a very challenging time for many of our clients, their families, their employees and the wider business community.
During this difficult time, we hope you’re staying safe. The ongoing news of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and how it is affecting everyone is a huge concern for us all. Understandably, people are worried about the general economic outlook and their own personal finances.
The Government’s actions to help businesses and households manage the short-term economic disruption, such as interest rate cuts and rescue packages, have been […]
COVID-19 Update – 23rd April 2020
During this difficult time fear and worry is understandable, particularly as the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak led to the biggest daily drop in the FTSE 100 since the financial crisis. Trying to second guess the impact of events such as the coronavirus or the recent stock market volatility – or even attempting to make a bet on them – rarely pays off. Instead, investors who focus on long-term horizons – at least five to ten years – have historically fared much better.
We all have different objectives in life and need different strategies to help achieve them. […]
There is a vast body of research to support the ‘stay put’ approach in emergency times across markets. This is why most professional long-term investors choose this path – leave short-term timing to people who have to do it
One of the hazards of the investment landscape is the occasional occurrence of ‘black swan’ events – unusual developments that aren’t predictable but can lead to unusually large short-term stock market dislocation.
Long-term investors need to not only be aware that such things do happen, but to know what to do when they materialise, if they are going to protect their capital and […]
Welcome to our latest edition. At the time of writing this issue, Sajid Javid had resigned as Chancel-lor of the Exchequer with less than a month to go until Budget Day. His replacement, Rishi Sunak, will deliver the Budget on 11 March 2020. In our next issue, we’ll look at the key announcements and how they could affect your finances.
Some of the questions our clients almost always ask us are: ‘Will I be able to retire when I want to? Will I run out of money? How can I guarantee the kind of […]