NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS

NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (16TH JUL – 20TH JUL)

Congratulations! You have made it to the end of another wonderful week; give yourself a well-deserved pat on the back and enjoy this week’s News, Views and Truths. This week’s big news (aside from the absolutely obvious Brexit/Trump cavalcade) is that Goldman Sachs have announced a new CEO. David Solomon will take over from the …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (9TH JUL – 13TH JUL)

Friday has arrived, along with the leader of the free world, to the UK.  And as night follows day, welcome to another edition of News, Views and Truths. I would’ve loved to be writing about the World Cup final and England’s place within it. However, that is not to be after a valiant attempt, yet …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (2ND JUL – 6TH JUL)

Is this weather ever going to end? Is this the new normal? Let’s hope so and welcome to this week’s News, Views and Truths. And it is firmly a game of two halves this week, kicking off with an escalation in the seemingly imminent global trade war. The US imposed tariffs on $34bn of Chinese …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (25TH JUN – 29TH JUN)

As we melt under the fantastic summer sun, welcome to this week’s, guaranteed football-free, News, Views and Truths. In the summer, a young man’s fancy lightly turns to thoughts of beer. And meat. And based on this week’s headline news, that’s not a good thing as we are in the midst of a carbon dioxide …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (18TH JUN – 22ND JUN)

Looks like it’s going to be a scorcher! And this weekend’s weather seems to be lining up pretty well too. Welcome to the latest News, Views and Truths. Of particular interest within the halls of Three Counties this week was the news that two of the UK’s largest fund managers are on a collision course …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (11TH JUN – 15TH JUN)

Privet i dobro pozhalovat to this week’s blog, which has a distinct homage to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, hosted for the first time in Russia. Whether you will watch any of the matches or not, take five minutes and enjoy the latest News, Views and Truths. So here we go. The quadrennial international football …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (4TH JUN – 8TH JUN)

Easy, Oar! Welcome to this week’s blog which has a definite rowing flavour due to the 185th Durham Regatta being held this weekend, of which Three Counties are a sponsor of. So get your double scull ready and come for a paddle in this week’s News, Views and Truths. The summer has officially begun with …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (28TH MAY – 1ST JUN)

What a week! What a Friday! So much to write about! So let’s get on it; welcome to this week’s News, Views and Truths – The Italian Edition. Firstly, Ciao to all my bellas. Literally the extent of my Italian. Secondly, it has been quite the week in Italy, starting in the political sphere, then …

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The Importance of Joined Up Thinking

New pension freedoms have made it even more essential for a Lasting Power of Attorney to be in place. Very often the side issues arising from major legislative changes take time to become apparent. Sometimes these are minor issues whilst with others the need for secondary action becomes desirable if not essential. In 2014, Chancellor …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (21ST MAY – 25TH MAY)

Here we go for another end-of-the-week celebration, courtesy of your favourite team of financial advisers.  And it’s a Bank Holiday weekend!  And it’s the Champions League Final!  Welcome to this week’s News, Views and Truths. I think we can all appreciate that the world is changing. Fast.  The use of technology is increasing connectivity at …

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