Mortgage Interest Tax Relief at Source is ending

December 22, 2020

From 1st January 2021, all qualifying mortgage loans will no longer receive Tax Relief at Source (TRS).  TRS is a tax relief borrowers can claim on the interest they pay […]

How will Investment Grade Bonds perform after Covid?

December 15, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has caused mayhem across global markets and challenged the balance sheets of some previously solid businesses. Throughout the pandemic, government support has helped many businesses cope with […]

Beware of Investment Fraud

December 8, 2020

COVID-19 has led to a significant increase in Fraud. Fraud takes many forms, but in an investment scam, fraudsters will try to convince you to ‘invest’ in an opportunity. This […]

Who has the best pensions in the world?

December 1, 2020

Pension consultancy Mercer provides an annual list looking at how retirement is done around the world. Each country is handed an overall scored based on three metrics: Adequacy of the […]

Will Covid 19 bring Inflation or Deflation?

November 17, 2020

In the 1980s the US Federal Reserve (Fed) was very much in inflation fighting mode, but by the 1990s we had entered the so-called ‘Great Moderation’, a goldilocks period where […]