Brexit

Investment News for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Aegon: 10 minute market snapshot podcast

Listen to Aegon’s investment team chat about Brexit and its potential impact, and hear a roundup of global asset class prospects more...

Brexit news for Financial Advisers and paraplanners - FairFX: Brexit: your currency questions answered

Confused by Brexit? Unsure what it means for your holiday money? There have been so many queries about Brexit ahead the UK’s scheduled departure from the EU on 31st October that FairFX has set up a dedicated Brexit Support Desk. more...

Brexit news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Are you (and your clients) really ready for Brexit? Find out at our exclusive seminar for financial advisers

Whatever your views on the likely impact of Brexit on the UK economy in general, and more specifically on investments, you will no doubt be already fielding questions from clients about how all this will affect your (and their) investment strategy going forward. more...

Investment News for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Rathbones In the KNOW blog: No-deal panic in Purton

As Brexit uncertainty descends into the ridiculous, head of multi-asset investments David Coombs finds himself in the strange position of hoping for a no-deal to bring some clarity. more...

Brexit news for Financial Advisers and paraplanners - FECIF: A new EU or same old, same old?

Will this summer see a new Europe or the return to the “good old continent"? What are the challenges for our profession and our clients? more...

Mortgage news for Financial Advisers and paraplanners - Brexit and currency fluctuations behind higher foreign property purchase costs

Uncertainty over Brexit and currency fluctuations have been blamed for the increased cost of buying a property in Europe and the USA. Overseas property and finance specialist Simon Conn has seen an influx of enquiries from clients who were previously paying cash, or required a smaller mortgage, now having to either borrow more or take out a loan where one was not previously required. more...

Investment News for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Rathbones In the KNOW blog: Brexit reset

What would a Martian think of the Brexit argument – or the Hammersmith & City line for that matter? David Coombs, our head of multi-asset investments, explains his thinking as Boris Johnson takes power in the UK. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - M&G: Brexit: Three years on

It is now three years since Britain voted to leave the EU and we are still none the wiser as to the final conclusion. In this note Tristan Hanson, M&G Fund Manager, asks how have financial markets moved since the referendum vote? more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - M&G: Brexit: Three years on

It is now three years since Britain voted to leave the EU and we are still none the wiser as to the final conclusion. In this note Tristan Hanson, M&G Fund Manager, asks how have financial markets moved since the referendum vote? more...

Panacea Comment for financial advisers and Paraplanners - Brexit fallout, would you employ Olly Robbins?

I do not know, him, have never met him or have any personal axe to grind but last week’s announcement that the ‘Rasputin’ of Brexit is to leave (when Theresa May leaves office) his role as head of the European and Global Issues Secretariat, advising the Prime Minister on the EU and to oversee Brexit came as not a big surprise more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Rathbones In the KNOW blog: New EU inmates take over the asylum

The world seemed to unravel further last month, with British voters electing members to the EU Parliament whose goal is to leave it, and Donald Trump continuing to wield his trade cudgel. Our chief investment officer Julian Chillingworth considers the implications. more...

Mortgage update for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Simon Conn: Brexit comment

Overseas property and finance expert Simon Conn says people are continuing to buy homes abroad, despite the ongoing issues with Brexit. more...

Investment News for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Invesco: Brexit from a European perspective

Jeffrey Taylor, Head of European Equities provides readers with the facts behind EU27 / Eurozone trade with the UK and the measures put in place by the EU to reduce the fall-out from a no-deal Brexit. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Invesco: Beyond Brexit – UK equity market

As the Brexit deadline looms, Mark Barnett, Head of UK Equities shares his thoughts on the current state of the UK equity market. Are investors being too pessimistic? more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: The ties that bind – the future of Europe

Brexit continues to dominate headlines in the UK, but the European Union faces other long-term challenges, from the rise of Euroscepticism in Italy to the stalled progress of euro zone reform. more...

Brexit news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - The Brexit unknown: views from Schroders experts

British politics has faced a turbulent week: three nights of Brexit votes, a Spring Statement and a downgrade to economic growth. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: Future of the euro zone: an interview with Ashoka Mody

The received wisdom on the euro zone is that it needs to become more tightly integrated to survive. To ensure the resilience of the monetary union, fiscal transfers to peripheral economies and risk-sharing via the mutual issuance of Eurobonds are necessary and perhaps inevitable. Princeton economist Ashoka Mody takes a different view. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Invesco: Beyond Brexit: sourcing sustainable income and alpha opportunities

Mark Barnett, Head of UK Equities speaks about the UK equity market and how it is an attractive place for the long-term investor. Read more about, opportunities in domestic stocks, and his long-term investment approach. more...

Brexit advice for Financial Advisers and paraplanners - Aegon: Brexit – what could it mean for you?

With Brexit on the horizon, we understand that you and your clients may have questions about the various scenarios that may occur. To help, we’ve created a hub with questions and answers as well as useful links to third-party information. We’ll be updating it on a regular basis, so remember to bookmark the page. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Brexit: Deal or No Deal? Or Something in Between?

A wide spectrum of potential Brexit scenarios still remains. On balance, our base case is for Parliament ultimately to support a “Plan B” deal. Under this outcome or an “extend” scenario, the probabilities now tilt toward a softer or later Brexit; the odds of a “no-deal” Brexit have fallen. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Brexit: Deal or No Deal? Or Something in Between?

A wide spectrum of potential Brexit scenarios still remains. On balance, our base case is for Parliament ultimately to support a “Plan B” deal. Under this outcome or an “extend” scenario, the probabilities now tilt toward a softer or later Brexit; the odds of a “no-deal” Brexit have fallen. more...

Brexit comment for Advisers and Paraplanners - Can anyone imagine a large UK business being run like this?

Some headlines from last week to make you feel proud about British democracy, values and standards. 1. "May faces 'high noon' Cabinet meltdown on Brexit” 2. “Philip Hammond refuses to rule out QUITTING if the UK leaves the EU without a deal” 3. “Rudd threatens to walk out to back Remainer revolt" Now for a scenario to imagine as you look around your office today. more...

Investment & Brexit news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Invesco: What’s next for Brexit?

After the dramatic defeat of the UK Prime Minister’s EU withdrawal plan, we believe the chances have risen for a softer version of Brexit or perhaps even no Brexit at all. Read more to find out the five scenarios for the future EU-UK relationship. more...

Investment & Brexit news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Invesco: What’s next for Brexit?

After the dramatic defeat of the UK Prime Minister’s EU withdrawal plan, we believe the chances have risen for a softer version of Brexit or perhaps even no Brexit at all. Read more to find out the five scenarios for the future EU-UK relationship. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: What will Europe look like if and when we leave the EU?

Much has been made of what Britain may look like after Brexit in the UK press. In this piece, Cambridge University professor Helen Thompson tells us what the picture could look like for Europe in a post-Brexit world. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers & Paraplanners - Investec: Quantum Politics - Weekly Digest

Welcome to this week's edition of Weekly Digest; a topical in-house review of world stock markets and the global economy. more...

Brexit Webinar for Financial Advisers and paraplanners - Prudential - Political update webinar

Register to join our Prudential’s Political update webinar on Wednesday 7 November at 11am. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Prudential: Thoughts about OEICs and Unit Trusts

Open Ended Investment Companies (OEICs) and unit trusts are collective investment schemes – a form of investment fund that enables a number of investors to ‘pool’ their assets and invest in a professionally managed portfolio of investments, typically gilts, bonds, equities and perhaps property. Helen O’Hagan, Technical Manager at Prudential explores. more...

Investment & Brexit news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Brexit, borders and Group Insurance

There has been much made of borders in the Brexit speculation. While focus has been on the Irish border, there is a generalised desire to limit the imposition of so-called “hard” borders after the UK leaves the European Union. more...

Investment & Brexit news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: Brexit: the investment implications of no deal

The risk of the UK exiting the European Union without agreeing its future relationship appears to have risen in recent weeks. We consider the ramifications of such an outcome for the UK economy and sterling-denominated assets. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: Brexit: the investment implications of no deal

The risk of the UK exiting the European Union without agreeing its future relationship appears to have risen in recent weeks. We consider the ramifications of such an outcome for the UK economy and sterling-denominated assets. more...

General Election and brexit news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - BlackRock: UK election: Bigger Brexit uncertainty

Our views on the outcome of the UK election, including a bigger risk of an economically disruptive “no deal“ Brexit. more...

Overseas property news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Comment from Simon Conn, overseas property and finance expert, in light of recent Brexit announcement

What UK ex-pats are doing in current popular areas of Europe as opposed to the UK. I am currently getting a number of enquiries from clients who live in Cyprus, France, Italy, Portugal or Spain and who either live there or own a property and are looking to refinance for a number of reasons. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - BlackRock: As Brexit begins, a slowdown ahead?

What could the government's triggering of the Brexit process mean for the UK economy and markets? more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: 'Brexit Budget' points to challenges ahead

Philip Hammond’s first Budget as chancellor shows the government is still struggling to rein in the deficit despite an improved near-term economic outlook, says Stewart Robertson. more...

Investment news for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Aviva Investors: UK real estate outlook: economic uncertainty weighs on property market

UK property will deliver a total return of five per cent per annum between 2017 and 2021, but investors will need to be more discerning on asset selection, says Chris Urwin. more...

Investment News for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Fidelity: How fragile is the Brexit rally?

The strong performance from UK equities following the outcome of June’s EU referendum has generally confounded market commentators. more...

Investment update for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Royal London: Life after the Brexit vote; how we’re positioning the Governed Range

Like the majority of the market the Governed Range was positioned for a “remain” vote. Instead sterling weakened, bonds yields fell to historic lows, equities went up with overseas outperforming UK, and a number of high profile property funds suspended trading. more...

Investment News for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Schroders: Brexit’s double illustration of the problem with predictions

The run-up to the EU referendum on 23 June featured some pretty extreme claims and predictions from both sides – and indeed from a variety of people watching on the side-lines. And yet, if anyone suggested at the time the UK market would rise some 15% in the three months following a vote in favour of Brexit – as a chart from our friends at Financial Express has shown – then, here on The Value Perspective, it must have passed us by. more...

Investment News for Financial Advisers and Paraplanners - Aberdeen latest: Diversification in a post Brexit world

Welcome to the first of our monthly round-up emails where we share with you the latest views from our in-house economists and fund management teams. Our top pick this month comes from fund manager Mike Brooks who discusses the need for diversification in a post-Brexit world. more...

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