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Investing for your children

This week, royal family fans across the world were excited to hear the news that Prince William and Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, are expecting their third baby. Welcoming

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The perils of relying on FTSE 100 in your search for income

Disappointing news from AstraZeneca, British American Tobacco and Imperial Brands serves as yet another reminder of the perils of relying on the dividends of a handful of UK large caps.

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Is diversification dead?

The number one question we are asked by clients is how to structure a truly diversified multi asset portfolio when bonds are so expensive. This is closely followed by concerns

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Five ideas to diversify your income

In recent weeks we have seen some of the UK’s largest companies and popular dividend-paying shares, such as AstraZeneca and British American Tobacco (BAT), suffer on disappointing news. The impact

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Top tips for investing for the long term

Where do you start if you want to create a truly long-term portfolio?  If you don’t have the patience to hold a stock or fund for three to five years please turn

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Maven Capital Partners opens Durham office to manage £20m Finance Durham Fund

Newly recruited team will provide flexible funding packages for local SMEs One of the UK’s most active private equity houses and manager of the £20m Finance Durham Fund is Maven

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Three long-term ideas for your pension

The state pension ‘triple lock’, which was on the Conservative party chopping block, survived the General Election after Theresa May was forced to abandon her plans in order to form

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Investors turn towards UK mid-caps in hunt for income

Old Mutual UK Mid-Cap is a new entry in our top-traded funds, suggesting that investors not only see this as an attractive segment of the UK market, but also have faith

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A new recruit to the dividend heroes club

Invesco Income Growth has increased its dividend for the 20th consecutive year, bringing the total number of the AIC’s ‘dividend heroes’ to 21, meaning there are now 21 investment companies

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Dollar shrugs, “Am I bovvered?”

Mike van Dulken, Head of Research at Accendo Markets commented to clients this morning:   FTSE 100 Index called to open flat at 7367 (ex-divs -1.3pts), back from another test