Jan 20

Your Q4 2020 investment update

As we discussed in our previous update, the resurgence of the virus at the end of the third quarter of 2020 led to the tightening of restrictions in many countries. Whilst these efforts to minimise the spread of the virus may have reduced the severity of the ‘second wave,’ they... read more →
Jan 20
Jan 20
Jan 20

Why financial advice matters now more than ever

If you’ve been struggling mentally or financially during the coronavirus pandemic, you’re not alone. According to a survey by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), reported by the BBC, almost half of Brits rated their anxiety as ‘high’ due to the stress caused by the pandemic. In such difficult times,... read more →
Dec 08

Inheritance Tax and gifting guide

If your estate could be liable for Inheritance Tax (IHT), gifting is one solution for passing on wealth while reducing the bill that could be appropriate for you. Our latest guide explains the basics of IHT and what you need to consider if you want to make gifting part of... read more →
Nov 23

Your complete guide to mortgages

At some point in our lives, most of us will need to take out a mortgage if we aspire to own a home. Yet, mortgages and the process of securing one can still be filled with jargon and other complexities. Our guide aims to provide you with all the information... read more →
Oct 26

Guide to ESG investing

Taking ESG (environmental, social and governance) factors into consideration is a growing trend among investors. But what does it mean and why would you look at these areas when making investment decisions? Our latest guide explains the basics of ESG investing. According to the Investment Association, 26% of all UK... read more →
Oct 14

Your Q3 2020 investment update

As discussed in our Q2 update, the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdown have had a significant impact on world economies. When the rate of infection began to fall, many governments began to ease the lockdowns to help stimulate an economic recovery, but a resurgence in the virus towards the... read more →
Oct 14

7 Inheritance Tax gifts you can make

Considering everything that’s happened in 2020, it seems astonishing that it’s now just a couple of months until Christmas. While the season might look slightly different than usual this year, attention will soon turn to thinking about what gifts you want to make. Last year, a study found that festive... read more →
Oct 14