Investment insights

Stay up-to-date with financial markets and how we position portfolios, as well as understand how we manage money, and why we think our approach is very relevant in today’s world.

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Investing is important if you want to achieve your wealth goals, and particularly the medium term goals (i.e. five to ten years away), as well as the longer term goals (i.e. ten years plus). We believe in goals-based investing, not least as it leads to better outcomes for clients.

Investment management is one of our three key services to help our clients:


13 January investment webinar: 2021 outlook

27 Nov

   |   30 mins

David McFadzean will be joined by Andrew Yeadon to talk through key scenarios for 2021, financial markets, the risks facing investors, and what that means for portfolios.


How vaccines are reshaping portfolios

27 Nov

   |   8½ mins

As the news of vaccine developments unfolded, we made changes to our clients' managed investment portfolios to position them for market movements over the coming months, as Rebecca Cretney explains.


Weekly investment update

24 Nov

   |   5½ mins

James Robertson highlights how value investments have again outperformed their growth peers during the week of 16 November - as they have for the month - and as appetite for riskier investments continued.


Weekly investment update

17 Nov

   |   6 mins

James Robertson explains the effects the biggest themes for the week of 9 November, and the month so far, have had on markets. The news focuses on the US elections and the encouraging updates on pending COVID-19 vaccines.


Weekly investment update

10 Nov

   |   5 mins

The week of 2 November saw sizeable equity gains as markets saw Biden's US election win as a positive given he is unlikely to be able to push much of his agenda. James Robertson explains more and why.


US election: the king is dead, long live the king!

9 Nov

   |   6½ mins

Rebecca Cretney flags the impact a Biden presidency might have on investors based on the policies set out during the campaign, once the Senate race is decided.


October's investment market commentary

6 Nov

   |   3 mins

During October financial markets were fairly unrewarding for investors, with equities, in particular, coming under pressure towards the latter stages of the month, as Andrew Yeadon’s update explains.


The importance of the US election

4 Nov

   |   5 mins

Rebecca Cretney details how important the US election is to investors globally. She also explains how we have sought to mitigate the risks to clients' portfolios posed by the election's uncertainty.

Quarter end investment webinar
8th October 2020


Quarter end investment webinar

After the end of each quarter, we invite you to join a webinar hosted by David McFadzean, our head of wealth management, with Andrew Yeadon, our chief investment officer. We review the major events, how we positioned and changed portfolios and what our base case scenario is for the next 12-18 months.


Join us online for a 30 minute discussion, with the opportunity to pose your own questions to our experts.

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