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The Budget and your wealth

Three areas for review and action

Following the tax announcements in the Budget, Anthony Ward, Head of our Wealth Planning team, reflects on the three key questions clients should consider now and seek advice on.

Understand risk, and ourselves

What does investment risk mean to you?

We explore what is meant, and understood, by the concepts of risk and market volatility when it comes to investing.


Fund selection in the time of coronavirus

Do you actually need to meet a manager?

Would you entrust your hard-earned savings, or those of your clients, to someone you had never met? Surely you have to meet them first – after all, we all hope we are good judges of character.


Structuring wealth to reduce tax

To achieve long-term financial goals

As the saying goes, in life there are only two certainties: death and taxes. Whilst neither can be avoided, understanding how investments can work more tax efficiently through appropriate structuring is crucial in helping investors to achieve their long-term financial goals.

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.