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7 July 2020 ESG investments performed well during market volatility

The social distancing restrictions associated with Covid-19 have affected businesses globally, leading to volatility within the investment markets. However, figures suggest that those investments that have considered ESG factors may have fared better. ESG, or environmental, social and governance, factors consider the reasons for investing beyond...

11 March 2020 Your 2020 Budget summary

After delays and the appointment of Rishi Sunak as Chancellor just weeks ago following the resignation of Sajid Javid, the Budget was finally delivered this afternoon. It’s the first to be given since the UK left the EU on 31st January 2020, with the country now...

14 January 2020 6 things the mini-bond scandal can teach investors

Thousands of investors have been sucked into putting their money into unsuitable mini-bond products following extensive advertising, particularly on social media. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has now clamped down on the marketing of such products following a scandal. But many are likely to lose...