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Rate of Return

Rate of Return – Time is not Money

We take a look at Rate of Return: time- and money-weighted, what’s best for fund managers and private investors, and how to tell if you’re adding value.

GDP

GDP – time for a change?

We take a look at the most commonly used measure of growth: gross domestic product, or GDP. Is it fit for purpose, or is there a better metric out there?

Weekly Roundup, 20th July 2015

Weekly Roundup, 20th July 2015

Weekly Roundup for the UK Private Investor- debt vs equity, income investing, Apple Pay, higher rate tax, public pensions, housing and the City’s future.

Sequencing risk fears

Who’s afraid of sequencing risk?

We re-visit current thinking around sequencing risk – are recent claims that it is exaggerated true, or should we still fear "pound cost ravaging"?

Budget July 2015

Budget July 2015

We give our reaction to this year’s extra Budget. What was confirmed, what didn’t happen, and what surprises did the Chancellor spring?

Weekly Roundup, 7th July 2015

Weekly Roundup, 7th July 2015

Weekly Roundup for the UK Private Investor: retirement savings, stamps, benefits and tax credits, fracking and a half-year review of the markets.