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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:

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The week in review

20 Apr

   |   2 mins

Looking back at events and financial markets during the week of 12 April, we review the publication of positive economic data and developed equity market outperformance (with the exception of Japan) in the past 30 days.

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March's investment market commentary

14 Apr

   |   3 mins

March, as with the quarter as a whole, posted strong returns for riskier assets. Equity markets continued their rise, albeit with some notable sector rotation along the way, which Tom Caddick’s update explains.

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The week in review

13 Apr

   |   2 mins

With the International Monetary Fund stating that most advanced economies will emerge from the pandemic with little lasting damage, as they have proved more resilient than many expected, we look back ad events and financial markets during the week of 5 April.

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Quarter end investment webinar: opportunities and threats for investors

8 Apr

   |   45 mins

David McFadzean was joined by Tom Caddick to talk through the investment trends from Q1 2021 in financial markets, how these might continue to impact investors and what that meant for portfolios in a session moderated by Karen Bennett.

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Could scientists help your approach to investing?

31 Mar

   |   6½ mins

With scientific research making headlines, Rebecca Cretney and Simon Prescott explore how scientists’ approach to patient care could be applied to the approach investors take to select portfolios.

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The week in review

30 Mar

   |   2 mins

While attention focused on the ship blocking the Suez Canal, holding up around US$10 billion in trade a day, markets remained broadly positive, with the MSCI All Country World Index returning +0.96% in Sterling terms and +0.32% in US Dollar terms.

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The week in review

23 Mar

   |   2 mins

Markets remained fixated on government yields as the week of 15 March saw the seventh consecutive weekly rise in US Treasury yields, its longest climb since February 2018.

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February's investment market commentary

5 Mar

   |   3 mins

The main story for markets in February was the extraordinary sell off in sovereign bonds. This move was primarily as a result of two main factors, which Andrew Yeadon’s update explains.

Quarter end investment webinar
8th October 2020

Online

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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