Finding a good adviser

21st November 2019

The cornerstone of good financial advice is in finding the right adviser to work with. David Pugh, our Chief Commercial Officer, explores the steps which can be useful in the quest to choose a financial adviser. Seeking out a good financial adviser might feel like something of a challenge.... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning, News

Global award success

29th October 2019

We are very proud to have been recognised by International Adviser with a record six awards at this year’s award presentations. This success acknowledges the hard work, professionalism and client focus of our teams in the UK, Belgium, Singapore and Hong Kong. The awards we have been presented with... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning, News

What to put in your Will

24th October 2019

Writing a Will involves more than simply choosing who to give your money to. So what should you consider when drafting or updating one? Steve Wright, from our Estates team, considers what’s necessary. Executors Executors deal with the administration of your estate. They will need to collect and value... read more

Posted in: Estate Planning, Inheritance Tax, News, Tax

UK tax digest

23rd October 2019

Julian Smith, our Head of Tax, offers a quick round-up of the latest UK tax news: Record low of non-doms in UK Following a number of reforms in recent years the number of non-domiciled taxpayers in the UK has dropped from 98,500 to 78,000. Half of the decline is... read more

Posted in: Capital Gains Tax, News, Tax

Keeping perspective

2nd October 2019

Risk assets globally are hanging on to the good gains made on a year-to-date basis. While there may be growing concerns over the growth outlook for the world economy, Central Banks are on easing mode, albeit reluctantly, helping to allay some of the worst fears of recession. Trade wars... read more

Posted in: Financial Planning, News

Boris to the rescue?

31st July 2019

With Boris Johnson now installed as the new Prime Minister in the UK, Julian Broom, our Chief Investment Officer, explores what may come next for markets. We had worried about which Boris Johnson would turn up as Prime Minister – on first blush he may end up being much... read more

Posted in: News