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Financing a Sustainable Future: Climate and Beyond

Global Ethical Finance Initiative (GEFI) are a non-profit organisation dedicated to enabling finance to deliver positive change. They believe that in order to drive this positive change, they need to connect people and ideas with the goal of helping to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

This year, between the 8th and 10th of June, GEFI are hosting their…

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Lessons in Work Life Balance from Mr. Frostick

You may have come across the recent story of Jonathan Frostick.

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Can Pensions be a force for good?

Many in the financial services industry will remember the first advice we were taught to give clients: ‘Save first, and then spend what’s left. Don’t do it the other way round.’ Or words to that effect.

The problem was, of course, that many people were not good savers, especially when it came to saving for retirement. After all, it was a long way off, and there was this year’s holiday in…

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Could your face replace your bank card?

Once upon a time we bartered; we exchanged animal skins for meat and sold our labour for a square meal.

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More than half of UK adults now seek financial advice

As we look back on the 12 months since the UK first went into lockdown one thing is abundantly clear – financially, the last year has been good for some people.

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Is your Online Data Safe?

The last twelve months have been notable for many things: one of them, sadly, has been the rapid increase in cybercrime as criminals look to prey on the lonely and vulnerable.

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Earth Day 2021

What is it and how can you get involved?

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Major Pension Funds Commit to Net Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

A new Net Zero Investment Framework has been launched by the Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) which outlines a commitment to net zero carbon emissions by 2050.

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The mergers & acquisitions continue - Columbia Threadneedle buy BMO

For our clients, it must feel as though financial services is a very restless market.

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Happy New Tax Year

The 6th of April heralds the beginning of UK the tax year.

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Ethical investments: what shade of green are you?

Light green, dark green – there’s a whole range of shades when it comes to ethical investment opportunities.

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Earth Hour 2021

This weekend, as the clocks ‘spring forward’ and we mark the beginning of British Summertime, why not take some time to acknowledge Earth Hour?

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