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Market update:  Our poor old brains

Friday 3rd April, 2020   It has been a relatively quiet week in markets, even though there have been some very sad and continuing fatalities, plus nasty economic numbers. This week I am bringing you [...]

April 3rd, 2020|Categories: Market Commentary, Uncategorised|1 Comment

Market update: Still too much complacency

Monday 30th March, 2020   On the Friday before Black Monday in 1987 we were only stopped from selling the great bulk of our advisory client holdings because an unofficial Bank Holiday was declared – [...]

March 30th, 2020|Categories: Market Commentary, Uncategorised|3 Comments

Market update: Shining a light

I hate to start with a non-investment matter but it is impossible to avoid the coronavirus issue. If you and yours are thinking about having a beer in the pub this weekend, or going to [...]

March 20th, 2020|Categories: Market Commentary, Uncategorised|6 Comments

Market update: Trump can’t conjure away the virus

A month ago we would have been looking forward to a bit of a fall in markets – it’s healthy, and creates opportunities to buy a bit more cheaply.  It was early days for the [...]

February 28th, 2020|Categories: Market Commentary, Uncategorised|1 Comment

Understanding Dementia

Being diagnosed with dementia can be a lonely and worrying time, not to mention a huge shock for family members too. It’s an increasingly widespread illness, with the Alzheimer’s Society projecting that the number of [...]

January 29th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorised|Comments Off on Understanding Dementia

How to save in your 20s

Let’s face it, it’s one of the last things we think about when we’re in our 20s. Maybe it’s the job that I do that has made me realise the importance of saving. Or maybe [...]

January 29th, 2020|Categories: Generating Growth, Uncategorised|Comments Off on How to save in your 20s