Ben joined JM Finn in 2018 having graduated from the University of Bristol with a degree in Economics, having previously worked at Lloyds Banking Group. Ben sits on the Firm’s Stock Selection Committee, Collectives’ Committee covering Emerging Markets Collectives, and is also an Investment Assistant on the JM Finn Coleman Street Investment Funds alongside his primary role with the team. He has completed the CISI Investment Advice Diploma and is aiming to attain his CISI Chartered Wealth Manager Qualification this year. Outside of the office, Ben is an avid sports fan and is a keen golfer, skier and enjoys travelling in his free time.
Inflation, interest rates and unemployment have taken a back seat amongst many media outlets in November, as the Football World Cup, amongst some controversy, has gotten underway.
How does the seasons and holidays impact markets? Has this year been any different so far?