Ben Arnold

Investment Specialist, Equity Value

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Economics

18JUL 2018

What is the best way to receive an income from my investments?

Investors relying on their portfolio to replace traditional sources of income can choose “natural income” or “decumulation”. Each has its merits.

2017

MARCH

23MAR 2017

Economics

Inflation on the rise? This chart shows the damage it could do

UK inflation hits its highest level in almost three and a half years. We look at the damage inflation can inflict on your money and investments.

FEBRUARY

23FEB 2017

Economics

What next for inflation?

We explain why inflation is on the rise and look at the situation in the US, UK, Europe and China

2016

DECEMBER

01DEC 2016

Economics

The '75%' chance that the Santa Rally exists

Stockmarket superstitions should be treated with caution. However, analysis of decades of data suggests December has normally been a good month for equities.

NOVEMBER

28NOV 2016

Economics

How to prepare your portfolio for inflation

Inflation may finally be returning to Western economies, aided by the “Trumpflation effect”. We explain why, and highlight how investors can protect themselves

OCTOBER

31OCT 2016

Economics

How the stockmarket returned 80% without moving

The FTSE 100’s record high barely beats the level of 1999, yet investors have been richly rewarded, highlighting the power of dividends.