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The inaugural JM Finn & Co Investment Conference was held at The Rifles Club in Mayfair on Tuesday 3rd November.

Our first ever investment conference was held recently – and most successful it was, too. The background was a subdued market where the FTSE 100 Share Index had lost a little over 1% in the week…

The Mendip Christmas fair, celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, will be held at Aldwick Court Farm on Saturday 31st October and Sunday 1st November 2015.

Leading independent girl’s school, St Mary’s Calne will be hosting its second London art exhibition at the 20th Century Theatre in Notting Hill, from November 3rd-5th.

With China’s President on a state visit to the UK, what better time could there be to look at the most populous nation on earth. Given that our leading steel maker has just laid off over a thousand…

It has become a curiosity of the Fed’s current message that it is now looking to international factors in its timing decisions on a rate hike. The Fed’s Brainard was increasingly dovish on Monday…

Current market pricing implies a lift off in early 2017 for UK interest rates; more than six months after the Fed.

There has been a lot of recent coverage and speculation on the direction of the price of oil and we are now seeing positive comment from some of the major brokers, agreeing that oil prices had…

I am old enough to remember the first crop of state sell-offs under the Thatcher government in the early 1980s. Actually, I am sufficiently old to remember the de-nationalisation of the steel…

With the weakness in Emerging Market currencies and commodities well established, the likelihood of China having a hard landing has i ncreased. Inventory de-stocking is clearly underway as is the…

Brian Tora, an associate with JM Finn & Co, has been a long standing contributor to the industry trade journal, Money Marketing, and has today had his final article published.

Surrey County Cricket Club, sponsored by JM Finn & Co, have won the LV= county championship division two, securing promotion to division one.

Greece is back in the news again, though fortunately not for making waves in markets. The fact that prime minister Alexis Tsipras is back in power does not augur well for future negotiations, though.…

Fred Mahon, a research analyst at JM Finn & Co has recently completed the CFA® program. The Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) credential has become one of the most recognised and…