Financial Focus – Snap Election

On 8th June 2017 the UK public are to return to the polls for a third timein two years. Theresa May has called a General Election in the hope that an increased majority will help her deliver the ‘strong and stable leadership’ we need.

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Financial Focus – Pension Freedoms

Personal pensions have drifted into and out of fashion, since their introduction, usually at the caprice of our many different Chancellors of the Exchequer. Currently personal pensions are very popular, but they have positives and negatives associated with them.

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Financial Focus – The Case for Latin America

paul-gWhen investing in emerging markets it is key to understand the political backdrop. In the past few years in Latin America we have seen corrupt, left wing, business-unfriendly governments that have resulted in under performing growth or recessions across the region, despite its excellent demographics with young populations.This has dragged asset prices and currencies down.

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