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The budget and your wealth

Three areas for review and action

Anthony Ward, Head of our Wealth Planning team, reflects on the tax announcements in the budget.

Enhance your investment portfolio

Discover more about Venture Capital Trusts and see if they are right for you

Recent years have seen the popularity of VCTs rise substantially, but how can this vehicle create opportunity for your portfolio? Mike Romatowski, Wealth Planner, considers the VCT below.

What do we mean by ‘green’?

The transition to a ‘greener’ economy

We explore what green investing can mean and consider what governments, investors, and companies are doing to cut emissions and help the transition to a ‘greener’ economy.

Are mortgage rates getting ready to rise?

With energy, petrol, food and even toy prices all beginning to soar this year, every household budget is feeling the pinch.

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: podcast of the month

Word on the Street is a weekly news and financial markets podcast where leading investment experts discuss events that have been making the headlines. Each month we feature one of the podcasts online, but you can listen to all of the Word on the Street episodes by subscribing below.

In Focus

In Focus is our weekly investment publication where we try and look beyond the noise of the present, and provide context for the longer term investor.

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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 Barclays app is here to help you manage your money on the go – safely and securely. But there’s much more to it than that.

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