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Outlined below are a few smart strategies that should be considered when looking at your overall situation. Do you have a valid Will and have you considered a Lasting Power of Attorney? Whilst…

But with careful planning there are ways to limit your tax burden and pass on more of your wealth to your family, particularly now that the rules are changing. Persistent increases in the value of…

An independent panel of judges has determined a shortlist of companies, which then feature as the nominees in the public voting forum, with the winners announced at a dinner at The Guildhall in…

The Festival will be held on the 1st-3rd September at Chiswick House in West London. With its 65 acres of glorious Grade I listed gardens in the heart of London, and an 18th-century house, it is an…

Having been an early mover in the provision of online portfolio valuations for our clients (available since 2000), we are constantly looking to ensure these services meet our clients’ changing needs,…

The world of classic cars has changed a great deal over the years. Where once you found keen amateur mechanics scouring the market for a new project to fill the long winter nights, you now find…

The Group is steered by the steady hand of Tony Pidgley, CBE. Pidgley left school aged 15 to form his own business in haulage and plant hire. Just four years later, he sold to Crest Homes and became a…

DCC is one of those companies that slipped into the FTSE100 without many people noticing. On the face of it, DCC is a distributor of heating oil, LPG, technology and healthcare products, and waste and…

A vast country, of some 1.3 billion people, India is now firmly on the radar as the fastest growing major economy in the World – forecast widely to become the third largest. I have two clear messages…

India is one of the most talked about investment regions right now, offering exciting prospects for investors with a medium term time horizon. Spike Hughes, CEO of Cohesion Investments, a specialist…

The Mendip Farmers Point to Point is one of the most traditional annual events held on the Mendip Hills and provides horse and pony racing in a great rural atmosphere.

One of the more crucial elements in forecasting economic growth in the past has been the price of oil. Interestingly, cheap oil is not generally viewed as beneficial. For a start, one reason for a…

Consensus opinion has now come around to support the view that the bond bull is now a bond bear. Although I think that the Bank of England is disinclined to raise rates in the face of Brexit’s…

Institutional investors can do this by spending time with management, interviewing customers and suppliers and comparing their analyses with their target’s competitors. What often blinds these…