Ivan has been looking after private clients since 1998. Previously he was a Senior Advisor at Barclays Wealth and prior to this was advising institutional clients in Hong Kong on Asian Equities where he spent six years. He is a member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investments (MCSI). He was educated at Milton Abbey and Northumbrian University and lives with his family in London, although he is keen on country pursuits, tennis, sailing and travel.
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?