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Economic Review – September 2019

Posted on 14 October, 2019

RECESSION FEARS EASE The latest gross domestic product (GDP) statistics showed the economy grew more strongly than expected in July, significantly easing fears that the UK was on the verge of slipping into recession. Over the past month or so, a plethora of negative business surveys had raised serious concerns about the state of the […]

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Wealth Newsletter – Autumn 2019

Posted on 01 October, 2019

RENEWED INTEREST IN MULTI-ASSET FUNDS Multi-asset funds are enjoying a new vogue. Amid worldwide geopolitical instability, a volatile market and weaker growth, many investors are becoming more risk aware. To manage risk and protect capital whilst simultaneously exploring new growth opportunities, an increasing number of investors are turning to these types of funds. Multi-asset funds […]

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Residential Property Review September 2019

Posted on 24 September, 2019

Spending Review disappoints property industry Early in September, Chancellor Sajid Javid announced extra funding for local authorities, but the property industry has expressed disappointment that the Spending Review did little to benefit housing and planning. Melanie Leech, Chief Executive of the British Property Federation said: ‘’Additional funding for local authorities is much needed and welcome. […]

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