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As a result of the Financial Conduct Authority's Retail Distribution Review (RDR), investment charges, adviser fees and associated costs have become more transparent. Clients are now made aware of all of the services that are being offered as part of an investment proposition and service...

I am pleased to announce the launch of our new website, which coincides with our 14th anniversary. Whilst I believe that it is important to refresh our company image from time to time, one thing has not changed: our independent approach to investing. An era of challenges Since...

In the investment industry idioms abound. Everyone loves a new catchphrase as it generates interest and appeals to our curiosity. In 2016 several new words appeared that have already made an enormous impact not just on the investment landscape but politically and economically. “Brexit” and...

The UK referendum on EU membership is over and the result is now known. The campaign itself was bitterly fought and reasoned argument frequently gave way to emotion and passion on both sides....

Whilst global stock markets continued falling throughout January, one index, the VIX, rose by an impressive 10%. Unfortunately, investors cannot switch strategy and get on the VIX bandwagon, as the index, also known as the fear index, only measures the market anxiety levels....

Although pension freedoms grabbed the headlines in 2015, the Chancellor also made significant changes to the taxation of savings and investments. These changes will affect both existing and new investors and will need to be carefully considered....

Volkswagen is the latest household name to betray the trust of the general public by falsifying their emissions readings to save the company money and boost profits. As well as damaging the company's reputation, the financial cost is likely to be considerable....

Welcome to the Summer 2015 edition of A&M News. It was Winston Churchill that said "However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results" and with so much media focus on low cost investing, in this edition, we consider the merits of "passive"...

We have been advising existing clients to take profits from UK and US equities for some time, whilst advising new clients to sit in cash rather than investing at what we regarded as unrealistic valuations....

Whilst events in Greece continue to dominate the media, it is China that should be giving more cause for concern. During the past year, Chinese equities rose by 100%, attracting thousands of new investors along the way. Margin finance enabled investors to borrow money to...