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4th April 2016 - News
With the campaigning for the referendum on the UK’s membership of the EU now fully underway, the investment community is beginning to consider the effects the referendum, and its result, may have on the economy and the stock markets. ...
18th March 2016 - News
The Chancellor looked to deliver a stable budget, aiming to avoid controversy ahead of the EU Referendum in June. Whilst there were no ground-breaking announcements, the detail still contains proposals of interest to investors.
14th March 2016 - News
Many employees have, over their working life, built up a considerable entitlement to a defined benefit pension. This type of pension undertakes to pay a predetermined portion of an employee’s final salary in retirement (hence these s ...
3rd March 2016 - Investment Comment
February saw some stability return to the stock markets following the volatility of January. In the UK, for example, the Top UK 100 Companies fell slightly as the month began before finding a bottom and climbing to open in March at 6, ...
3rd February 2016 - Investment Comment
The oil price continued to drive investment sentiment as 2016 got under way. For the opening weeks of the year oil continued to sell off, with Brent Crude dropping below $30 per barrel. However, it has since recovered and almost reached it ...