Weekly Financial Update – 27.08.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 27.08.2020

It has generally been a good week for world stock markets as tech companies continued to report strong subscriber and earnings growth.     There was also renewed optimism that a virus and probably more likely improved treatments for Covid-19 are on the...
Cashing In Your Pension

Cashing In Your Pension

Do you have a current or old private pension and have you wondered when you could be cashing in your pension?  Most people will naturally consider taking their workplace pension at the point they retire from work. But a private pension is a bit different. It’s a...
Weekly Financial Update – 20.08.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 20.08.2020

The major world stock markets are down slightly for the week with Europe and the UK fairing the worst.     Quarantine rules hit travel stocks and there were more fears about the economic recovery from Coronavirus. This is what the next few months are going...
Property Funds Suspended

Property Funds Suspended

There’s a good chance that some of your investment portfolio is suspended right now. Particularly if you diversify and invest in different assets including property funds.    Most UK property funds are suspended meaning you cannot buy or sell units in these funds.  ...
Weekly Financial Update – 13.08.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 13.08.2020

So this week we had the news that will come as no surprise to everyone. The UK is officially now in recession (more on that in a moment). But how did the UK and other world stock markets re-act to a week of dire data? Most of them had a very positive week!  ...