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What’s Next For Interest Rates

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The Bank of England surprised markets last week by holding firm at current record low of 0.5% base rate, despite the Governor, Marl Carney, signaling a cut. So where next for interest rates? Although the interest rates stayed the same in July, its statement policy is for “loosening” monetary policy if the economy does not […]

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Lessons in Investing – Asset Allocation

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Investing can seem like a dark art, especially when you look at the market volatility we have seen this year, and not just as a result of Brexit. To help you decode the complex world of finance, here is an investment lesson on spreading risk and maximising return through asset allocation. What assets can you […]

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Managing Small Business Growth

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Small employers are the backbone of the UK economy. According to The Federation of Small Businesses, growing enterprises account for almost half of the country’s turnover, and employ 6 in 10 members of our population. However, looking after small business growth is essential to ensuring survival in a competitive economic climate. Small firm’s attitude might […]