Rowan Dartington has appointed Bryan Parkinson to head up its expansion in the north. Parkinson, who will be based in Leeds, joins from Barclays Wealth & Investment Management, where he has been head of private clients for the last three years. Previously he was director of intermediary sales. A Barclays spokeswoman declined to comment on […]
For almost the entire 20 years I have worked in pensions people have said the same thing: “Pensions are too complicated. I don’t understand them. They need to be simpler.” This inevitably leads on to statements like: “I can’t be bothered with paying into a pension. I don’t trust either the pensions industry or the […]
According to newspaper reports last week, women swear on average more times than men. I have first hand experience of this sharing an office with our financial planning director. To be fair, she usually only swears where the context suggests she needs to. It is just that there are so many contexts where that seems […]
Do macro headlines create white noise which impacts market prices? Portfolio Manager at Harris Associates, David Herro, discusses how market volatility can create opportunities to buy good business at a discount.
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