What the March 2021 Budget update means for you and your business

Robert Young, Hanover financial management, pensions and employee benefits specialist reflects on the latest budget update and dissects what they mean for individuals with businesses, pensions, savings and investments.   State Pension Underpayments Just in advance of International Women’s Day on Monday 8 March, there is some good news for women from The Department for... Read More »

Investment update: Hope for the future

I hope that you are keeping safe and well. Depending on where you are reading this will dictate the current Covid restrictions you are currently following. Looking back, although my experience of the lockdown 2.0 in England was not as restrictive as the first, we will have to see how effective the various lockdowns and... Read More »

The recession and its effect on investment markets

I hope you are keeping well, and as I am writing this the temperature outside is 34 degrees so I trust that you are managing to enjoy the weather (although being British, I do feel this is a bit too hot!). As I predicted in my previous update, the latest GDP figures for the UK... Read More »

Predictions for the future of the investment market

I hope you are all keeping well as we come out of lockdown – fingers crossed the government are correct in their hope that we will see a return to normal by the end of the year. In this month’s update, I thought I would look into the future and predict the investment outlook for... Read More »

Investment markets have continued to rebound

After entering the lockdown at the end of March, the overriding sense I get from most people is that they are now bored, and looking forward to a return to normal life. Thankfully, the lockdown measures are being eased, albeit at different rates throughout the UK. I was thankful that I was able to take... Read More »

Update: Investment markets see upturn in April

I trust that you are all keeping well in these challenging times, and like me, are looking forward to a return to the ‘new normal’ soon. I wanted to start this monthly update with some positive news; something that I think has been sorely lacking in the last few weeks. After the historic drop across... Read More »