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Category: Pensions

3 tips to cut your tax bill before the end of January

With the online tax return deadline looming, we look into last-minute ways you can cut your tax bill this January.

Edie Bond

16 Jan 2020 4m read

Category: Investing and saving

How inflation eats away at your savings and how to beat it

Why it’s important to consider inflation and how to get some of the best savings rates so your cash isn’t losing value.

Ryan Kenny

16 Jan 2020 4m read

Category: Funds

Best and worst performing investment sectors in 2019

Technology or Targeted Absolute Return? USA or UK? Find out which areas of investment did best and worst in 2019.

Jonathon Curtis, Investment Analyst

13 Jan 2020 4m read

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Category: Investment Trusts

BlackRock Greater Europe – off to a flying start

A look at how BlackRock Greater Europe Investment Trust has done since Stefan Gries and Sam Vecht took control.

Kate Marshall, Senior Investment Analyst

16 Jan 2020 3m read

Category: Investment Trusts

Investing in renewable energy – a powerful investment?

Jonathon Curtis looks at whether investing in cleaner, greener energy sources like wind and solar could be good for your portfolio as well as the planet.

Jonathon Curtis

13 Jan 2020 4m read

Category: Investing and saving

5 reasons why pensions are more popular than ever

We look at 5 reasons that could explain why pensions are becoming more popular.

Michelle Branco

15 Jan 2020 4m read

Category: Retirement

5 tips to reduce your tax bill in retirement

If you’d like to keep your tax bill to a minimum here are 5 tips to help you get started.

Michelle Branco

10 Jan 2020 5m read

Category: Investing and saving

FCA announce new proposals which could mean savers are £260m better off

A look at the FCA’s proposals for reform of the easy access cash savings market. The proposals mean providers would have to offer a ‘single easy access rate’ (SEAR) across all easy access accounts.

Ryan Kenny

10 Jan 2020 2m read

Category: Funds

Two ESG funds for 2020 and beyond

We look at how the managers of Kames Ethical Equity and First State Asia Focus integrate Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) analysis into their investment processes.

Dominic Rowles, Investment Analyst

09 Jan 2020 4m read

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Category: Newsroom

The climate leadership race: Microsoft's climate moonshot and Amazon's climate pledge

The Climate Moonshot wants Microsoft to shift to renewable energy for its buildings and data centers by 2025, become 'carbon negative' by 2030, and remove its historical carbon emissions from the atmosphere by 2050.

17 Jan 2020 6m read

Category: Newsroom

Google's parent company Alphabet hits trillion-dollar valuation

It joins Apple and Amazon, which first hit the mark in 2018, and Microsoft, which followed last year. Apple and Microsoft have increased their valuations since, while Amazon's has declined.

17 Jan 2020 2m read

Category: Newsroom

China's economic growth at three-decade low

Official data show that the world's second largest economy expanded by 6.1% in 2019 from the year before - the worst figure in 29 years.

17 Jan 2020 2m read