Tag Archives: Financial Capital

Investment Insight : Woodford’s Woes

Smarter Investing

Tips on Smarter Investing Neil Woodford – one of the UK’s best known fund managers – has recently had to suspend trading in the Woodford Equity Income Fund. What are the causes and lessons of his ‘dark and terrible moment’ as it has been described? Some investors are claiming not to know how the fund was […]

If I were a rich man…

No financial portfolio is an island.

We tend to regard wealth as financial assets, large houses, and nice cars accumulated through a life of hard work. Yet that is to view wealth in narrow terms; on the very day we are born we are wealthy in terms of our human capital, or in other words, the present value of all the […]

Deciphering the Code

With the debate over the U.S. government debt, the debt woes in the Eurozone, and talk of a double-dip recession – suddenly fairly complex economic issues are showing up in the mainstream news.  In our own conversations with clients, we recognise that sometimes the lingo used in the financial services and economic world can become […]