The Call-Up

The Call-Up

The Call-Up John Leiper – Chief Investment Officer – 29th September 2020 Last week the FTSE Russell decided to include Chinese government bonds in its flagship World Government Bond Index (WGBI). The decision follows similar moves, from JP Morgan and...

Easy Does It…

Easy Does It… “There are no bonus points for complicated investments.” –Warren Buffett– With the ACUMEN Protection Portfolios, you can protect a significant amount of your initial investment, as well as protect a substantial amount of any potential...
Innovation Award Winner

Innovation Award Winner

Innovation Award Winner ESG Protection Portfolio – 2020 Moneyfacts Investment Life & Pension Awards We are delighted to announce that our ACUMEN ESG Protection Portfolio has won the Innovation Award at the Moneyfacts Investment Life & Pension Awards...
Let’s Get Cyclical, Cyclical

Let’s Get Cyclical, Cyclical

Let’s Get Cyclical, Cyclical John Leiper – Chief Investment Officer – 18th September 2020 14th September 2020Read Full Article P.17 The following is an abbreviated version of my recent article ‘A Deep Dive Into… UK Equities’ for Investment Week magazine....
Technical Perspectives

Technical Perspectives

Technical Perspectives John Leiper – Chief Investment Officer – 14th September 2020 In last week’s blog we discussed the ‘Nasdaq whale’, Softbank, and the role it played, alongside an army of retail investors, driving tech prices ever higher prior to the...