Author Archives: Duncan Glassey

Video – Markets Rewarding Discipline

The truth is, we never know what direction the markets will go in the short term, and being a successful investor relies on learning to live with that perpetual short-term uncertainty. The team at Dimensional Fund Advisors have kindly created a short video highlighting how ‘Markets Reward Discipline’. I hope you find this both informative […]

Coping with Financial Uncertainty

When financial markets are volatile, you often hear that “uncertainty” is the cause. This suggests that uncertainty comes and goes, but because financial markets are forward looking, and because the future is unpredictable, investors must cope with uncertainty all the time.   That can be hard, especially in volatile periods when the value of your investments is fluctuating […]

Scottish Budget 2018 – A bold budget, couched in uncertainty

Derek McKay’s job is like being in opposition. He can commit to spend what he thinks is best, and if the income doesn’t come in, he can point to the UK Government. As expected, he also suggested that whatever plans are in place are subject to change if and when the outcome of Brexit is […]

Invitation: “Principles of Successful Investing” – at The New Club, Edinburgh

In celebration of another exceptional year at Wealthflow we are delighted to invite clients and professional connections to hear our guest speaker David Swanwick, present “Principles of Successful Investing”. David is Vice President of Dimensional Fund Advisors (London). He regularly works with financial planning firms in the UK, Europe and globally to aid delivery of […]