Ali Edwards

As summer emerges, despite new variants, will our confidence emerge with it?

What has happened through June… Warmer temperatures have finally arrived after a rain sodden and cold spring. Along with the emergence of summer, we lift our weary heads after a winter in lockdown, as finally the pubs, restaurants and shops have re-opened their doors. However, despite the strong vaccine drive, the ‘Delta Variant’ has taken …

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As summer emerges, despite new variants, will our confidence emerge with it?

What has happened through June… Warmer temperatures have finally arrived after a rain sodden and cold spring. Along with the emergence of summer, we lift our weary heads after a winter in lockdown, as finally the pubs, restaurants and shops have re-opened their doors. However, despite the strong vaccine drive, the ‘Delta Variant’ has taken …

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One year on from the first lockdown… Is COVID really in our rear view mirror?

What has happened over the last 3 months…  Finally! Having passed the 23rd of March anniversary of the first UK lockdown, we are nearing a return to normality as vaccines roll out and the Government has laid out plans for the gradual reopening. However, at the start of the year, having bade farewell to the …

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Monthly Market Review:
More Biden, Less Trump and a dose of Brexit!

November has been a quiet month for a nation under lockdown but results of highly anticipated events has created a tumultuous news feed.  At the time of writing, Biden has won the US election, Covid-19 vaccines appear to have better efficiency than expected and now we just need this week’s “Brexit final crunch” to come to …

Monthly Market Review:
More Biden, Less Trump and a dose of Brexit!
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Monthly Market Review
uncertainty in the US Presidential Election race.

Growing uncertainty Growing uncertainty surrounding the impact of COVID-19 on the global economy led to weakness in most risk assets in October, which accelerated in the last week of the month. UK equities were down around 5%, while US equities (particularly the Nasdaq) fared better given their bias to the larger technology / consumer companies which appear to be less impacted, and in some cases even benefitting, from the …

Monthly Market Review
uncertainty in the US Presidential Election race.
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Monthly Market Review
uncertainty in the US Presidential Election race.

Growing uncertainty Growing uncertainty surrounding the impact of COVID-19 on the global economy led to weakness in most risk assets in October, which accelerated in the last week of the month. UK equities were down around 5%, while US equities (particularly the Nasdaq) fared better given their bias to the larger technology / consumer companies which appear to be less impacted, and in some cases even benefitting, from the …

Monthly Market Review
uncertainty in the US Presidential Election race.
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Our Approach to investing new cash during these volatile markets:

As we outlined at our Three Hurdles Investment Conference, we are currently navigating a volatile period where the outcomes of the US Election, Covid-19 and Brexit are binary matters meaning this will impact the markets one way or the other over the short term. This is important for new clients looking to invest cash now. The …

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