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28 May

Celebrities and Us: The Case for Making a Will

Legendary singer Aretha Franklin died in August 2018. While the world grieved, and mourned the passing of the Queen of Soul, a legal battle was brewing amongst her family members. Ms Franklin didn’t have a will, which means that her reported net worth of $80 million...

art2
28 May

Why Retirement Planning Isn’t Just About Money

The fear of dying is high on the list of people’s biggest fears. But for most of us, this fear is unfounded. Thanks to medical advances and improvements in social welfare, we are living longer. Retirement income planning is particularly challenging because we are...

spring-statement
29 Mar

Spring Statement 2019

Philip Hammond, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered his Spring Statement 2019 to Parliament on 13 March. Set against continuing uncertainty over Brexit and just hours before MPs were due to vote on whether to exit the EU without a deal, Mr Hammond devoted much...

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20 Mar

A History Lesson in Long-Term Investing

History doesn't repeat itself, but it often rhymes – or so goes the saying. It is a common saying in financial services that for investments, past performance is no guide to the future. There is a lot of truth to this, especially when it comes...