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The perils of emotional financial planning

Planning your financial future with your heart rather than your head can have a major impact on your long-term wealth.

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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What happened to the Share Centre's summer stock picks?

Graham Spooner, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, reviews the five stocks he picked for investors to consider over the summer period.

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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The five investment lessons to be learnt from Tesco

Tesco's fall from grace has been capped by accounting irregularities. What can investors learn from the retailer's problems?

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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Think-tank pressures Labour to reverse retirement freedoms

Labour should reverse the pension freedoms announced in the Budget 2014 if it wins the general election in May, a leftist think-tank has said.

Pensions | 23 Sep 2014
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Barclays to be hit with £38m FCA fine

Barclays is expected to be hit with a £38m fine this week for failing to adequately protect clients' funds, according to a report on Sky News.

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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Fidelity China NAV jumps 7% in a day after Alibaba windfall

The net asset value of the Fidelity China Special Situations trust rose by 7 per cent on Friday following Chinese e-commerce site Alibaba’s record $25bn IPO.

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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FTSE 100: This morning's risers and fallers

UK stocks have started the morning firmly lower, tracking overnight losses on Wall Street and as traders monitor the first US airstrikes in Syria.

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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US indices fall on weak housing data

The S&P 500 index fell on Monday, after the latest US housing data came in weaker than expected, fuelling concerns over the strength of the economic recovery.

Savings | 23 Sep 2014
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Tesco rushes in new finance director after reporting disaster sinks shares

Tesco has announced its new finance director is to start the job immediately, bringing forward the appointment by two months after it yesterday revealed it had overstated half-year profits by £250m.

Investments | 23 Sep 2014
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Britain's best money saving tips

Brits believe old-fashioned thrift saves them around £600 a year on average.

Savings | 22 Sep 2014
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UK flat prices rise by 30% over a decade

Flats in the UK have risen more than 30 per cent in the last ten years from £157,000 in 2004 to an average of £208,000 today, research from Halifax has shown.

Mortgages | 22 Sep 2014
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Share Centre share of the week: RPC

Ian Forrest, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, picks RPC as the group's share of the week.

Investments | 22 Sep 2014
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Skandia name to disappear as group rebrands to Old Mutual Wealth

The Skandia name is to disappear as the group rebrands as Old Mutual Wealth across all UK operations.

Investments | 22 Sep 2014
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Results round-up: Companies to watch this week

From United Utilities to Blackberry, this week will see a variety of companies updating their investors.

Investments | 22 Sep 2014
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Calls for end to automatic annuity purchases

Pensions campaigner Ros Altmann is leading calls for a ban on automatic annuity purchases.

Retirement | 22 Sep 2014

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