Ethical investments: what shade of green are you?

Light green, dark green – there’s a whole range of shades when it comes to ethical investment opportunities. If you want to invest your money in line with your moral compass, then ethical investment funds or ‘green funds’ are suited to you. There are a few types to choose from; let’s check them out…

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Craig Chapman
Stamps, coins and automobiles… What collectibles are you passionate about?

The desire to collect tangible objects has been an inherent part of life since we gave up our nomadic lifestyle thousands of years ago. Back in the 13th century, wealthier families began to acquire what was known as a “cabinet of curiosities.” It was a place to house their trinkets, curios and other museum worthy items. Such cabinets became immensely popular during the Victorian era as a way to display treasures acquired during travel to foreign lands.

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Craig Chapman
Office of Tax Simplification Report on IHT issued

A view from Rachael Griffin, Head of Trusts & Technical Solutions - Old Mutual Wealth

The long-awaited report published by the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS), outlining proposals to simplify the UK’s inheritance tax (IHT) system has finally been published. This article takes a look at the key proposals and the potential impact they could have.

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Craig Chapman