Corporate News

Our take on the latest news and events within the corporate world.

July 2023

Gender Pay Gap Narrows But Persists

In 2006-2008, the gender pensions gap for private pensions stood at a staggering 42 per cent. So on the face of it, we should welcome news that this has narrowed in recent years. In fact, it’s fair to say that the chasm remains gapingly wide, and means women remain at a huge disadvantage when it…

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Make sure you’re ready for unexpected events

Nobody knows what’s just around the corner, and unforeseen events can occur any day at any time. For instance, you could experience a house fire or suffer a medical emergency. Or your car could be written off in an accident, an expensive household appliance might break down, or you lose your job unexpectedly. We can’t…

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Why you should talk to your children about money

Much of what we learn in childhood can stand us in good stead for when we set out on our own in adulthood. Maybe your parents involved you in household chores such as cooking and cleaning, so you were confident with both when you moved out and lived on your own. But did they ever…

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July Market Commentary

Sluggish growth and high inflation were recurring themes in many major and emerging economies last month, as central banks across the globe sought to manage the impact of global economic headwinds. But interestingly, many emerging markets bucked this trend. As always, let’s take a closer look at the details. UK The UK economy saw surprise…

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