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Where next for UK equities

UK share indices have reached fresh all-time highs, boosted not only by a strengthening economic backdrop but also by a wave of relief from markets following an unexpected majority for the Conservative Party at May’s General Election. Share prices have rallied since...

Housing market update

Despite some uncertainties ahead of May’s General Election, the UK’s collective enthusiasm for house purchase appears largely undiminished. A record 38% of properties were sold to cash buyers without a mortgage during the first quarter of 2015, compared with 36% over...

Is Equity release a solution?

I often meet people who consider their home to be a key part of their retirement planning, usually by downsizing. The reality is in the past decade of dealing with clients approaching or passing retirement I can only think of one who has downsized, realising a...