Our Views on the Markets and the Economy

Yes to Aramco. No to Unilever. This is one interpretation of developments over the last year regarding listings on the London market.

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Half of investors are not sure about all the fees they are being charged by their wealth manager, research carried out for Netwealth by YouGov shows.

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Anything that makes personal finance easier is a bonus. A helpful way of thinking about our assets is to manage them across three hypothetical pots.

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The Remarkable Impact of Lower Fees

At first glance, a small percentage of a saving in fees may seem negligible to many investors. However, over time, the impact of just over a 1% saving in fees can make a dramatic difference to an investment pot.

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Central Bank Update

After the recent political turbulence in Italy and the remarkable developments regarding US and North Korean relations, market focus returned to central bank policy this week, with important meetings being held in the US, Europe and Japan.

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On 4th June Netwealth hosted an event to discuss the benefits of pensions versus property. Here Gerard Lyons discusses the dynamics driving house price inflation.

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May 31st marked the second anniversary of the launch of the seven sterling-based portfolios. In both years, the performance of each of these portfolios has been ahead of wealth management peers.

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UK Economic Update: What Lies Ahead?

One of the many areas of current uncertainty for financial markets is what lies ahead for the UK economy. Recent economic data has been mixed. Such mixed data can sometimes be an indicator of a turning point for an economy.

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Escaping from the Italian Job

Last year, in spring, I was asked to speak at a conference in Italy on the shores of Lake Como: it was part of the global conference elite merry-go-round, hearing the same type of people saying similar things in different locations.

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Netwealth's Two-Year Update

In this video update, Netwealth CEO Charlotte Ransom tells chief economic strategist Gerard Lyons about the positive surprises in the first two years – and why increasing numbers of investors seeking better service, value and more intuitive technology are gravitating towards the online wealth manager.

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