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A Guide to the 2020 Spending Review

This year’s Spending Review 2020, which covers just one financial year due to the economic uncertainty caused by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, was delivered by the Chancellor of the…

Weekly Client Update – Friday, 27th November

Welcome to the latest in our weekly client updates – now with less than a month to go to Christmas. This was the week that brought us news…

What will 95% mortgages mean for potential first time buyers?

At the virtual Conservative Party Conference on 6th October, Prime Minister Boris Johnson gestured towards a plan in the pipeline to introduce 95% Loan To Value mortgages in an attempt…

November Market Commentary

Introduction  The end of October brought plenty of bad news for Western economies as scientists stood in front of graphs and talked of ‘inexorable rises’ and ‘exponential increases.’ Unsurprisingly, stock…

Weekly Client Update – Friday, 20th November

Welcome to our weekly client update of the November/December lockdown, currently scheduled to end on December 2nd, but with plenty of politicians and scientists making foreboding warnings about the ‘need…

What is quantitative easing and how will it affect you?

Quantitative easing aims to support the economy by encouraging people to save less and spend a bit more. The coronavirus pandemic has been a massive blow to the economy, hitting…