Well, we made it to Epiphany, ending the strangest festive season I have ever experienced. Fortunately, the New Year got off to a good start for the Footsie, which was buoyed by the vaccine roll out.

Christmas week hardly got off to a promising start for our stock market, but a modest recovery saw much of the damage repaired, though sentiment remained fragile.

JM Finn hosted a virtual conference in December, bringing together some experts to share their insights.