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Nov 25, 2019

BLOG: It’s time to bring the pensions dinosaurs into the 21st century

Listening to the Queen’s speech last month , I was pleased to hear the commitment to making pensions simpler and providing more protection for consumers.
Oct 28, 2019

BLOG: Investment trusts are one of the industry’s best-kept secrets

Having been around for more than 150 years, investment trusts have often been considered one of the best-kept secrets in the investment industry, writes Darius McDermott. 
Aug 22, 2019

BLOG: Late cycle investing: Why cash may not be king in a market meltdown

Having experienced the longest bull market since World War II, investors could be forgiven for being wary about how much longer it can possibly last.
Aug 07, 2019

BLOG: Bitcoin is not a safe haven asset…yet

Investors piled into Bitcoin this week amid growing trade tensions between the US and China. But it's too early to give the cryptocurrency safe haven status, writes Matt Morris.
Jul 30, 2019

BLOG: Connect kids with lost Child Trust Funds to prepare them for future financial challenges

Gavin Oldham OBE, founder of The Share Centre, talks about the wider societal benefits of reuniting young people with their lost Child Trust Funds.
Jul 15, 2019

BLOG: Can UK smaller companies continue to defy Brexit uncertainty?

Investors may be surprised at how well the UK’s smallest companies have performed in the three years since the EU referendum and the introduction of the “B word” which now do...
Jun 04, 2019

BLOG: How Brexit negotiations have impacted financial markets

A look back at the impact Brexit talks have had on the forex market and the FTSE 100 - and a look ahead at what a no-deal scenario may bring.
May 14, 2019

BLOG: Asia could be the long-term solution to income challenges

Income seekers have traditionally stuck with UK stocks, but Asia's growing dividend culture is providing these investors with more choice - and the opportunity to diversify their p...
Apr 15, 2019

BLOG: TSB has led with fraud promise, now other banks should follow

TSB has become the first bank in the UK to promise to reimburse all customers who fall victim to fraud.
Apr 03, 2019

BLOG: Brexit could be a golden opportunity for fund managers 

Investor sentiment in the UK is at a record low since 1995 – worse than during the Global Financial Crisis.
Feb 21, 2019

BLOG: Turning negative scenarios into positive investments

The start of this year has, like last year, been dominated by geopolitical concern - whether it be Brexit, the ongoing US-China trade dispute or worries Europe is flirting with rec...
Feb 18, 2019

BLOG: Brexit endgame creates opportunities for savvy investors

Brexit has deterred both British and foreign investors from the UK, but the endgame is in sight and it's time to revisit your long-term goals, writes Adrian Lowcock.
Jan 30, 2019

BLOG: Scams can happen in minutes – as one of our readers discovered

This week, I was happy to help one of our readers get all her money back after she had £14,000 stolen from her account by fraudsters, and her bank – NatWest – had refused to r...
Jan 28, 2019

BLOG: Why you should switch to an interest-free credit card now

January has always been a bumper month for balance transfer credit cards. TotallyMoney research shows that over the past four years, £6bn of credit card debt has been switched in ...
Jan 17, 2019

BLOG: stock markets look cheap, but will they get cheaper?

Mike Bell, Global Market Strategist, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, asks whether stock markets have fallen as far as they can go.
Nov 15, 2018

BLOG: Why it’s good to talk (about money)

This week is Talk Money Week which encourages people to have an open conversation about their personal finances.

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