Market comment – A Choppy Year Ahead?

There is an old stock market saying which I have doubtless referred to before. As goes January, so goes the rest of the year, it says. If the start of this New Year is anything to go by, we could be in for a bumpy ride. Volatility has returned to equity markets in spades, driven by more uncertainty over the future of the European single currency zone, growing doubts over global economic growth and continuing geopolitical concerns in a variety of areas.

Market Comment 13th January 2015

Action needed! Pensions become flexible in 2015.

For those of you who downloaded our Budget commentary back in March of last year, you will no doubt already be familiar with the fact that 2015 is the year of greatly increased pensions flexibility. Through proper planning there have always been options for how you can take your pension income but, starting on April 6th 2015, those options will increase for most people. Read more …

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