Proposito Team Inflation stays at 2.7%

The latest inflation figures for the UK were published this week by the Office for National Statistics (ONS).  The main rate of inflation used in the UK is now…

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Proposito Team It’s a podium finish for Proposito

Early October saw the movers and shakers in the world of financial planning gather at the Celtic Manor Hotel for the Institute of Financial Planning annual conference. The event…

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Huw Jones Fund charges explained

When it comes to fund charges murky doesn’t even come close. Here’s my attempt to lift the lid of Fund charges and clear the muddied waters a bit….

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Huw Jones Haircuts, holidays & time horizons

Imagine you are sat at the hairdressers (guys read barbers if that’s your thing). It’s Saturday morning and there’s a bit of a queue. You read the newspaper/Heat/OK/GQ/What Car?…

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Huw Jones The Espresso Portfolio

When you haven’t got much capital of your own, the road to financial security can seem long, hard and complex, but the truth is that wealth building is relatively…

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Huw Jones 100% Guaranteed

Guaranteed returns – we love ’em. Or to be more accurate: investors love ’em. It’s the very nature of investment which means that people will pay a premium for…

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Huw Jones Is it wise to follow stars?

One of the UK’s most popular active fund managers, Richard Buxton, announced last month he is leaving Schroders for Old Mutual. His £3.5bn UK Alpha Plus Fund has…

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Proposito Team It will never happen to me…

I suppose that after more than 30 years in financial services, I could say that I have seen and experienced more financial ups and downs with clients than…

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