We are delighted to announce that Craig Chapman has been awarded the ‘Chartered Wealth Manager’ title. Chartered Wealth Manager is a title awarded by the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI) to recognise senior members in the retail sector at the pinnacle of their profession. Chartered Wealth Manager is the mark of an up to … [Read more...] about Craig Chapman awarded ‘Chartered Wealth Manager’ Title
It may seem as though the year has barely begun, yet the month of March is already upon us. That means that spring is just around the corner. It also means that the ISA deadline of 6th April is rapidly approaching. Individual Savings Accounts (ISAs) are tax-free savings accounts open to anyone over the age of 16 to deposit their savings each … [Read more...] about The ISA deadline approaches: making the most of your allowances
Figures released at the end of January revealed that the final quarter of 2017 saw the economy expand by 0.5%. The Bank of England has now indicated that the pace of interest rate rises could speed up if the outlook remains positive. Although Mark Carney and his colleagues voted to keep interest rates on hold at 0.5% at their latest meeting, … [Read more...] about Hints that interest rates could rise
With markets around the world continuing to prove unpredictable as momentous financial and political events continue to unfold, it’s perhaps not a surprise that investors are increasingly concerned about when the ‘best time’ for them to invest might be. Many of these people will decide to hold off on making an investment, choosing to keep their … [Read more...] about Time in the market, not timing the markets
You may have seen Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson make the news at the end of January after becoming a Bitcoin millionaire. The rapper, actor and businessman made his 2014 album, Animal Ambition, available for purchase for a fraction of a Bitcoin upon release, making around 700 Bitcoin from sales. 50 Cent has admitted that he had forgotten about the … [Read more...] about Is the Bitcoin bubble close to bursting?