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Is China Too Big To Ignore?

16 May 2023

Is there a sentiment change occurring regarding investments into China since Covid? Francis Banzon-Kamara examines the challenges and opportunities in the new investment arena post Covid where the rhetoric is changing.

Not Using Medical Insurance Emergency Numbers Can Cost You Thousands

10 May 2023

A recent client claim in Nepal has, once again, raised the importance of why it's essential to use emergency telephone numbers from medical or travel insurance plan providers when disaster strikes - overlooking this small but crucially important requirement can have extremely serious and impactful financial consequences that can cost tens of thousands of dollars!.

This article examines a specific client claim to highlight key factors that all individuals need to be aware of.

Issues Of US Versus UK Company Listing For Investors

25 April 2023

The UK government is desperately trying to stem the bleed of British businesses favouring the US, with UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak encouraging a relaxation of the London Stock Exchange’s listing rules.

Examining The Investment Trust Market

18 April 2023

It is the time of year when we, in the northern hemisphere, emerge from winter, welcome new life, and even start a new UK tax year. Our gardens sprout new growth and rediscover colourful displays, it is in many ways an optimistic time of year. Investors might be tempted to have similar feelings towards the investment trust market.

How Not To Invalidate Medical Insurance Cover

05 April 2023

Another British national tourist finds himself in an intensive care unit after a moped crash with potential costs estimated at GBP 160,000.00. In this instance his insurers have refused cover. This article examines how not to invalidate medical insurance cover

Lessons From The Recent Bank Runs

04 April 2023

Banks constantly face liquidity risk given that deposits held are always subject to constant and sometimes unpredictable change