Bank of England monetary policy committee member Adam Posen has warned that the UK could face a more severe period of deflation than Japan’s “lost decade”.
The coalition Government is to establish a commission on long-term care, which will report on its findings within a year. The coalition last week published an official programme for government, confirming that the LibDems’ proposals for a commission will go ahead. During the election campaign, the LibDems pledged to immediately establish an independent commission to […]
Sanlam has made two senior appointments to its UK IFA distribution department.
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“I was expecting to be on the golf course, not freezing on the ferry to Fishguard.”An early morning call from Syndaxi’s Rob Reid on the ferry back from Ireland after Money Marketing’s Retirement Planning Summit was cancelled…due to volcanic ash. “I look way better than that in a leotard.”Linstock Communications consultant Tony Cox thinks he […]
By Robin Geffen, Fund Manager & CEO This is a testing time for investors. Over the past year the market has been driven forward by strong fundamental trends underpinned by changes in the real world, but over the past month a more animalistic sentiment has sent shares plunging. As we consider the remainder of the […]
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