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Mortgage rates & house prices: the outlook for 2021

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Predicting house price movements is a bit like trying to predict the future using star clusters. Yet it is important for […]
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How might Covid vaccines affect stock markets?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Ever since COVID-19 infringed upon homes, markets and economies in early 2020, the world has been crying out for a vaccine. […]
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The pros & cons of an active fund manager

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. One of the most contentious issues in the world of investing is the great “active vs. passive” debate. In short, are […]
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Investing a windfall: a short guide

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. It can be difficult to decide what to do when a large amount of money unexpectedly comes your way. Perhaps a […]
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Start a portfolio or pay off your mortgage?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. This is arguably one of the most difficult questions for households to answer. Should I focus on paying off the mortgage, […]
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Cash in a crisis: a short guide

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. The COVID-19 pandemic took the world entirely by surprise in 2020. Across the world, many investors chose to sell their equities […]
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What’s happening with the capital gains tax review?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. If you have followed the financial news in July you will likely have heard of Chancellor Sunak’s commissioning of a review […]
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Negative oil prices – what they are and why they matter

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Just like many other industries, the COVID-19 pandemic has been highly detrimental to the oil and gas sector across the world. […]
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Can pound cost averaging help investors during a pandemic?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. Sometimes fears over a possible stock market crash – like the one we saw in the first quarter of 2020 – […]
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How is the UK housing market recovering?

This content is for information and inspiration purposes only. It should not be taken as financial or investment advice. To receive personalised, regulated financial advice regarding your affairs please consult an independent financial adviser. As we all move towards the 2020 summer and the UK edges slowly out of lockdown, many are asking what the […]
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