TRAILS

22 Jul

Inflation and Your Investments

If you have read the financial press recently, you may have noticed some speculation around inflation. Modest inflation is good for the economy. It indicates prosperity and encourages investment. The government target for inflation is 2% per year. But after an unprecedented year, when growth across...

22 Jul

A Short Guide to Macroeconomics

The economy is an intricate machine with many moving parts. Generally it ticks along in a cyclical fashion, expanding and contracting over a period of several years. News articles about the economy tend to focus on a particular issue and turn it into a story that...

15 Jul

Introducing Tandem Talks

The first of our Tandem Talks video series, Paul Cleworth explains the new format and some of the commonly-asked financial questions which the series will address going forwards. ...

25 Mar

Bonds: Rising Yields and Falling Prices

Bonds rarely receive the same level of attention as equities. They don’t offer the excitement of wildly fluctuating prices or rapid growth. Bonds are the more steady, stable cousin of equities, which some investors may consider a little dull. But bonds are one of four main...