Archive: 2016

The E U Referendum

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. [...]


Important Tax Changes - April 2016

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. [...]


Crisis, What Crisis?

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. [...]