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August 2020

The World is in Recession: Why is the Stock Market Reaching Ever Higher?

Current World Bank forecasts indicate that the Covid19 recession will be the deepest since WWII and the Treasury’s forecaster has suggested that it could take until the end of 2022 for the British economy to return to its pre-coronavirus peak. However, global stock markets seem to tell a more positive story. Markets are rallying across…

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July Markets in Brief

In July, we saw global tensions rise, particularly between both China and the US and China and the UK. World stock markets have experienced a varied month with some performing surprisingly well and others experiencing a further downturn. Across the globe there is an expectation that 250m people are set to lose their jobs this…

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The Value of Client/Financial Adviser Relationships

There are many ways that value is expressed in the relationship between a financial planner and a client; the most obvious being the way that an adviser can guide a client towards their financial goals, enabling a client to live the life they want in the future. Offering clear, unbiased advice is also viewed as an…

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Will Triple Lock State Pensions Survive the Recession?

The Covid-19 pandemic has dealt a crippling blow to the British economy. The latest predictions from the Office for Budget Responsibility say that the country is on track to see the largest economic decline for 300 years, with output falling by at least 10% over 2020. While the long term economic outlook is uncertain, the…

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