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A lot of noise

Tune out the clamour and staying focused on investments

Our Chief Investment Officer talks about market performance, impeachment proceedings in the US, the continuing US-China trade war, Brexit uncertainty, and the upcoming general election in the UK.

Siren call

Review of 2019 and preview of 2020

What can the past year teach us and what do we need to worry (or not worry) about in the year ahead?

Stay safe online

Stay safe online this Christmas and beyond

The season of mist and mellow fruitfulness is upon us. While Christmas is a time many of us like to lavish gifts on our nearest and dearest, it can also be a time when fraudsters prey on unsuspected shoppers and you need to stay alert.

Europe and the euro

Past, present and future

We explore what the past and present of Europe and the euro might tell us about its future.

The value of investments can fall as well as rise. You may get back less than you originally invested.

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Word on the Street: featured podcast

Brexit: now you see it, now you don't?

This podcast, explores Brexit and the possibility of a general election, if the US political impeachment process and trade war could trigger a recession, and whether the English-speaking economies and the rest of the world are fundamentally different.

Compass: 2020 Outlook

Quarterly market insights

In this quarter’s edition, we reflect on what happened in 2019 and propose some things to think about for 2020.

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Expert views and the latest news

Expert investment insights to help you preserve and grow your wealth to reach your financial objectives.


Enjoying your wealth

From travel hotspots to the arts and more, our lifestyle articles can help you enjoy your wealth.

Your wealth

Expert views on wealth planning

Whatever the future holds, we’re here to help you achieve your goals when it comes to planning your wealth.

The value of investments can fall as well as rise. You may get back less than you originally invested.