It’s never too late for a mid-life financial check up

Matthew Barrand Blog, Retirement, Savings

You’ve got savings, a pension, perhaps even stocks and shares. You’re on track… right? The truth is our financial health could do with a check-in every now and again, and making some small changes can pay dividends, especially in mid-life. Although you might have begun your adult life on the right foot, cut to thirty years later, and changes in …

ESG Megatrend

ESG: A megatrend here to stay

Matthew Barrand Blog, Investment

New research suggests environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing is set to continue gaining prominence, with ESG issues increasingly converging into mainstream investment strategies. A growing trend The last few years have seen a substantial rise in ESG investing around the globe, driven by an increasing desire for investors to know both where their money is going and that it …