Close

News centre

Please see below for a range of useful blog posts, resources and latest news stories which may be of interest to you.

Videos

Resources

23 Apr 2020

The Low Touch Economy

Posted by - Glen Callow

The post-Covid19 era will have an economy shaped by new habits & regulations based on reduced close-contact interaction and tighter travel & hygiene restrictions. The current disruption will change how we eat, work, shop, exercise, manage our health, socialize, and spend our free time - at an unprecedented rate of change. This report was provided to us by Board of Innovation.

22 Apr 2020

A Guide to Investing in Volatile Markets

Posted by - Glen Callow

The term volatility refers to periods of short-term rises and falls in the price of investments. These movements in price can be caused by a variety of political and economic factors, such as a change in government policy or news that impacts a specific industry causing uncertainty. This guide was provided to us by Architas.

28 Nov 2019

2019 Q4 Quarterly Market Outlook

Posted by - Glen Callow

Investors have scarcely been able to turn on their television sets or look at their phones in recent weeks without being presented with some pressing issue which seems to merit their attention. A flood of headlines have appeared seemingly all at once: the protests in Hong Kong; the air strikes on a major Saudi oil facility; and the first incipient moves to impeach President Trump. All that and more on top, of course, of the two issues which never seem to get resolved: the US-China trade war and the unending Brexit saga.

9 Oct 2019

Taking an Income at Retirement

Posted by - Glen Callow

There comes a time when you stop working for your money and put your money to work for you. For most people, that is retirement. The decisions you make then could have repercussions for the rest of your life, and in recent years there have been some major changes to the retirement choices you can make with your pensions.

9 Oct 2019

Saving For Retirement

Posted by - Glen Callow

Retirement is something most of us look forward to particularly on a Monday morning. However, those thoughts are often little more than a whimsical cocktail of not having to work and prolonged holidays. The reality could be rather different, particularly if your retirement date is some way off.

18 Sep 2019

Introduction to Prime Wealth

Posted by - Glen Callow

Prime Wealth is a firm of independent financial advisers, assisting individuals, business owners and trustees with a broad range of financial planning, investment, retirement and estate planning needs.

Latest News

16 Jul 2020

What next for UK property market

Posted by - Glen Callow

Property values in June were 0.1% lower than in May, Halifax said. The last time house prices fell for four months straight was in 2010 duri...

Read more

16 Jul 2020

Divorce changes

Posted by - Glen Callow

New laws to spare divorcing couples having to apportion blame for the breakdown of their marriage took a step closer this week, as a Bill se...

Read more

16 Jul 2020

Labour calls for wealth tax

Posted by - Glen Callow

The shadow chancellor suggested those with ‘the broadest shoulders’ should share more of the burden to help the economy recover from Cov...

Read more

16 Jul 2020

Accumulated runs: two tricky hundreds

Posted by - Glen Callow

The cricket season may only now be slowly getting underway, but May saw the Chancellor score two centuries which, in different times, would ...

Read more

16 Jul 2020

Calling time on the triple lock?

Posted by - Glen Callow

The state pension triple lock may not survive much longer.The impact of COVID-19 on earnings could mean a change in the way that state pensi...

Read more

Archives

Prime Wealth Planning Limited is an appointed representative of Best Practice IFA Group Ltd, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered Office: 5 Argosy Court, Scimitar Way, Whitley Business Park, Coventry, CV3 4GA. Registered in England and Wales No. 8003140. A list of Directors is available at the Registered Office. The information contained within this site is subject to the UK regulatory regime and is therefore targeted primarily at consumers based in the UK. Prime Wealth Planning Limited is entered on the FCA register (https://register.fca.org.uk/) under reference 586270. The Financial Ombudsman Service is available to sort out individual complaints that clients and financial services businesses aren't able to resolve themselves. To contact the Financial Ombudsman Service, please visit www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk.