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The Share Centre’s featured fund of the month

Giving his reason for the choice, Parsons said: “Overall, company balance sheets in the Eurozone remain strong, whilst policy reform remains painfully slow and Eurosceptic parties have gained ground in

News , Property

South West leads increases in rent

In the three months to July 2015 rents in the South West of England rose by 11.4% year-on-year from £820 to £914, while in Scotland they increased by 11.2% from


Most landlords expect arrears to hold steady

The lender’s PRS Trends Survey results for the second quarter showed a 4% increase in those landlords who felt tenant rental arrears would remain stable, the third successive improvement. The


Super Thursday: Base rate held

It was the Bank’s first “Super Thursday” when all three official updates are published simultaneously. The minutes revealed that only Ian McCafferty voted for a base rate rise – of


Standard Chartered cuts dividends by 50%

“Standard Chartered’s interim results were welcomed by the market today as the banking group revealed that its Tier 1 capital ratio had risen to 11.5% from 10.7%. Investors will see

Tax Efficient Investing

Younger generation needs reality check on pensions

Those aged 16 to 24 are hoping to retire with an average annual income of £64,000 a year, nearly six times the average income they are on track for. This