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April Market Commentary

To say that March was a busy month is an understatement. Russia went to the polls to elect a new President and, in the least surprising result of the year,…

Are your children or grandchildren at risk from fraudulent investments?

Following a recent study, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a warning that young people are most at risk from fraudulent investment schemes which are promoted through social media.

How the gender gap hits women’s retirement savings as well as pay

A recent study has found women are generally less well prepared for retirement compared to men. The research, carried out by savings company Standard Life, reveals that whilst over half…

What is a ‘market correction’?

The start of 2018 has been an eventful time in the world of the stock market. After hitting highs at the end of January, both the Dow Jones and Standard…

March Market Commentary

Introduction “The first month of 2018 was a good one for the major stock markets which we cover in this Bulletin. We report on 12 markets and 11 of them…

Taxes set to rise for baby boomer generation?

Recent research has suggested that those in the baby-boomer generation should be prepared to pay higher wealth taxes in order to pay for healthcare costs likely to climb steeply in…