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Robo-advisor Moneyfarm offers simple, cost-efficient alternative to investing

Until recently, receiving real investment advice has seemed impossible for younger or lower net worth individuals – many Financial Advisors have minimum asset requirements...
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Low interest rates and the impact on your savings

The Bank of England hasn’t increased interest rates since July 2007 when rates were increased to 5.75% from 5.5%. Since then rates have plummeted...

Markets bracing for Fed rate hike – but is it too...

Global financial markets are bracing themselves for the Federal Reserve to hike rates, after Friday's positive jobs figures left the way clear for a...

Trump must ‘show backbone’ and repeal Obama’s imperialistic global tax law

Trump must “show some backbone” and repeal Obama’s highly controversial global tax law that negatively impacts foreign financial institutions (FFIs)and Americans living abroad, says...

Inflation: the return of the silent thief

The Bank of England’s Mark Carney recently suggested that inflation, sometimes known as ‘the silent thief’, may be close to 2.8 percent by the...
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Birmingham property investment beats Brooklyn and Brisbane

Birmingham offers better value for money than both Brisbane and Brooklyn for property investors, according to research compiled by Investorist. The UK's second biggest city...

What will yesterday’s ‘Super Thursday’ announcements mean for your business?

Yesterday saw two major announcements: the government lost its case in the High Court and is now unable to trigger Article 50 without parliamentary approval,...

Robo-advisers could help reduce the “financial advice gap”, says FCA

16 million UK savers could be stuck in a "financial advice gap", according to the latest report by the Financial Conduct Authority. The FCA have...

Is Clinton really the ‘safer bet’ for the financial markets?

In the financial markets, it has always been assumed that Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton would make a better president than her Republican counterpart Donald...
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Small businesses still planning to grow in post-Brexit economy

Three quarters of small businesses in the UK are looking to expand within the next two years, showing a generally optimistic mood in the business...