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Autumn Issue Thirty Six

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It is increasingly apparent that the world needs to rapidly decarbonise and switch towards cleaner energy generation technologies or face unfavourable climate change and lasting planetary damage.

I have loved the unique game of golf for many years and think there is just no sport that comes close. It is a pure game of consequence (much like business and life).

Research conducted by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) found that £19.4 billion of pension pots associated with 1.6 million people sit unclaimed.

From the moment the Brexit referendum was decided, the UK stock market has been labelled as “too difficult” by many investors.

Many readers will have read last edition’s report about Head of Research, John Royden’s attempts to swim the length of Lake Geneva.

John Royden explores the much discussed, but important direction for inflation.

Hill & Smith began its life when Henry Smith began working for Edward Hill leading to the establishment of the company originally known as Hill’s Ironworks in 1824.

Understanding Finance

A dual-listed company (DLC) is a company that is listed on multiple exchanges.

UK discretionary trusts have been used for many years to transfer assets out of individuals’ estates and to the next generation without passing control over the underlying assets or the income arising…

Empty shelves in supermarkets, restaurants closing through lack of fresh supplies, no milkshakes in McDonalds – all these have been a feature of recent news coverage.

We met the companies below and you can learn more on any of these by contacting the person at JM Finn with whom you usually deal.

As part of our focus on providing a high quality, personalised investment service, we look to support our investment managers in their decision making when it comes to constructing client portfolios.

We were delighted to win the award for best App / Portal of the year at the 2021 Brand Management & Reputation Awards, from Citywealth.

The Affordable Art Fair is back and we are delighted to be sponsoring it again.

As we start moving our default working location from home to the office, albeit with a greater measure of flexibility, there is a shared sense of excitement across our London based staff for our new…

Investment Director, London

Equity prospects

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An increasing portion of the global economy is now reliant upon digital technologies.

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Nike is the global leader in sports apparel and footwear and is regarded as one of the strongest fashion brands globally.  

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You will undoubtedly have heard Moderna’s name in recent months as a developer of one of the vaccines for COVID-19.

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Imperial Brands (IMB) is a multinational nicotine (née tobacco) company. They are the fourth largest nicotine company globally, and their largest markets are the USA and Germany. The Tobacco & Next…

Autumn Issue Thirty Six