Investment market update: June 2023

Inflation continues to be a challenge for economies around the world, but figures released in June suggest the pressure is starting to ease. Read on to discover some of the factors that influenced investment markets during June. Remember, you should take a long-term view when investing, as markets can experience short-term volatility. If you have…

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7 common but potentially harmful Inheritance Tax myths debunked

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Inheritance Tax (IHT) is often controversial – you may have heard of it referred to as “the most hated tax in Britain”. Yet, despite the coverage it receives, it’s often misunderstood. Common myths about IHT could mean you’re needlessly worrying about a potential bill or failing to take steps that could allow you to pass…

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Quarterly Financial Bulletin – Summer – 2023

Although the global economy continues to face significant headwinds, statistics released during the first few months of the year have revealed unexpected signs of resilience. In our quarterly bulletin this month we start by looking at the positive data collected during the first few months which indicates a positive change. Next we look at the…

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Economic Review – July 2023

The Bank of England (BoE) has sanctioned another hike in its benchmark interest rate after citing ‘significant upside news’ which suggests inflation is likely to take longer to fall back to the Bank’s target level.  In our economic review this month we begin by looking at the Bank of England’s decision, inflation and what may…

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