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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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (14TH MAY – 18TH MAY)

My Lords, Ladies and Gentlemen. You are cordially invited to the marriage of this week’s publication of the most pertinent social conversations and investment news. Welcome to this week’s News, Views and Truths. Apparently there is a wedding on this weekend; who knew? It would be remiss of me not to mention the imminent tying-of-the-knot …

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I am a Champion… A Dementia Friends Champion!

What does this all mean? I recently attended an information session with Dementia Friends, an initiative of the Alzheimer’s Society to obtain more information about the work that this organisation is doing. The Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative by the Alzheimer’s Society to change people’s perceptions of dementia. It aims to transform …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (7TH MAY – 11TH MAY)

Hello, bonjour, bienvenue, wilkommen to this week’s News Views and Truths. With added European flair due to, if you hadn’t guessed, this weekend’s Eurovision song contest. Wave your flags, perhaps even indulge in some impromptu fondue and enjoy. Or at least attempt to. It’s the 63rd Eurovison this year, hosted in Lisbon after Portugal won …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (30TH APR – 4TH MAY)

It’s Friday, May the 4th be with you. Welcome to News, Views and Truths. This week began with a bang. That particular bang being the announcement that J Sainsbury’s have tabled an accepted bid, worth £7.3bn, to buy rival supermarket group Asda from the US parent Wall-Mart. This was heralded by Mike Coupe, CEO of …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (23RD APR – 27TH APR)

It seems as spring has truly sprung this week as birds tweet gleefully across Lambton Park Estate; what a great time to be alive! And to add even more happiness to your week, please enjoy this week’s News, Views and Truths. This week’s big news is the birth of the royal baby, the latest addition …

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

Well done to you all for making it to another Friday; pats on the back all round I would suggest.  And as we bask in the absolute flip-side of our wonderful British climate, please enjoy this week’s News, Views and Truths. Call me predictable, but who didn’t expect that this week’s blog would be based …

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

Welcome to Friday. And what a special Friday it is. Please enjoy the special Friday 13th edition of News, Views and Truths. So, Friday 13th. The day that genuinely causes trepidation to some folk; it’s called paraskevidekatriaphobia. Honestly it is, derived from the Greek word Paraskeví meaning Friday and dekatreis meaning thirteen. Other facts about …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (3RD APR – 6TH APR)

As night follows day, the week rolls by and we find ourselves knee-deep in Friday.  Fridays are always excellent days; a gateway to the glorious weekend, heralded as usual by this weeks’ News, Views and Truths. The eyes of global market participants have been transfixed on both the US and China as a new round …

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NEWS, VIEWS & TRUTHS (26TH MAR – 29TH MAR)

Hello there my fellow egg hunters.  This week’s blog has a very definite Easter theme, so unwrap a chocolate egg or two and absorb the current musings within the halls of Three Counties. Hasn’t Easter crept up on us this year? How many times have you heard that? How many times have you said that? …

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