General News

March 2016
istock.com

This was the third budget within the space of 12 months. It threatened to be the most difficult of the trio because of constraints imposed by June’s EU referendum and disappointing  economic numbers.Read more

UK Treasury Budget

Pay more in or take out a lump sum?

With speculation about a Budget pensions overhaul and with a new tax year on the horizon, we examine the potential impact on your retirement planning and options for maximising tax efficiency.Read more

Alexander Hoare, Partner

Managing Partner Alexander Hoare publishes his Winter Letter to customers in which he discusses notable topics from the past few months and looking ahead.Read more

January 2016
"Gelly" Financial Fraud Action UK

Get Safe Online in partnership with Financial Fraud Action (FFA) UK have produced a leaflet as part of a fraud prevention campaign.  The leaflet details some essential tips to avoid scams both online and over the telephone.Read more

Oil Price

The continued decline of the oil price has been one of the main themes of 2015. This week Brent crude reached its lowest level since mid-2004, falling to just over $36 per barrel. The price has fallen 70% since the peak level seen in recent years, presenting both opportunities and threats to...Read more