Nia Williams

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Whitbread results in line with expectations

Premier Inn total sales grew by 12.6% with like for like sales up 5.0% and Costa saw total sales growth of 16.2% and UK like for like sales up 4.4%. The results

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Investor confidence improved in October

In contrast to September, where concerns about the slowing of China’s economy contributed to sentiment generally declining, October has seen sentiment towards eight out of 10 asset classes improve, albeit

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London follows Asia into the red

Equity markets are drifting lower this morning as a sideways session overnight in Asia didn’t inspire any buying. There has been little to go on in terms of big macro

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BirthStar® launched to make investing easier

The Share Centre has developed a new three-step investment service for customers looking for a straightforward approach to having their investments professionally managed. The first step is to watch a

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Yield is main priority says AIC

  Some familiar names continue to crop up amongst the most viewed investment companies in the third quarter rankings on the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) website. It appears that the current

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Wellness niche provides healthy growth

Changes in lifestyle, diet and consumer tastes and preferences have ushered in a wave of fresh opportunity for agricultural companies. Indeed, in recent years public appetite has been growing for

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Porvairas chosen as Share of the Week

“This week is Good Money Week, promoting investments that benefit society and the environment. As a result we suggest environmental technology group Porvair as share of the week. “The group

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Continued rally to year end predicted

China’s economy grew by 6.9% in the third quarter, slightly above most analysts’ predictions of 6.8%. Despite being below the government’s 7% target the data was still positive says Royal

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Record rents for BTL investors

Analysis from Your Move and Reeds Rains suggest average rents now stand at a new record of £816 per month, after rising by 1.6% between August and September. The pace

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Self investor or selfish investor?

I understand why some people find self investment attractive. You want to make your own decisions and you do not feel the need to seek the advice of a financial