Weekly Financial Update – 30.07.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 30.07.2020

All of the major world stock markets had negative returns over the last week as fears of a second wave of coronavirus cases worried investors.   Whilst many countries in Europe have got control of the virus, total worldwide cases are still rising and even...
Weekly Financial Update – 09.07.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 09.07.2020

There hasn’t been much movement in the main stock markets this week with the UK down the most at just under 1.5%. The biggest gain was in the emerging markets sector driven by China. A state sanctioned story appeared this week on the front page of one of China’s main...
Weekly Financial Update – 21.05.2020

Weekly Financial Update – 21.05.2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FopU1WXCxnE&t=15s The situation is becoming more difficult if you are planning to review and possibly transfer your defined benefit (final salary pension). A quarter of these pension schemes are suspending the calculation of...
Market Commentary – October 2019

Market Commentary – October 2019

With a Brexit deal now looking more likely and an easing of the US/China trade war, stock market returns have moved positive in most areas of the world this month.  But there is still much to resolve, so expect more twists and turns to come.   State of play – the...