News

The best of a bad bunch?

GiltEdgeJun 22,2017
Industry News

An out-of-cycle election can create a sense of unease across markets. Stock markets do not like general elections, they hate uncertainty and will undoubtedly price in an “uncertainty discount”.

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Does your CIP compliment your practice

GiltEdgeJun 6,2017
Gilt Edge

The importance of a Central Investment Proposition (CIP) is now fundamental for a successful IFA practice.

“We believe that to be successful an IFA should do what they do best – advising.”

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Update on the French Presidential Election

GiltEdgeMay 5,2017
Industry News

A victory for Emmanuel Macron, should create a positive reaction for markets. However, his victory has already been priced in since March when the Dutch rejected their right-winged candidate. His victory will still spark a confidence in global markets and the continuation of a resurgence in the EU.

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Successful Succession Planning

GiltEdgeMay 1,2017
Gilt Edge

A robust investment proposition does not just create a more valuable proposition for your clients now but a more profitable business in the future.

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Your Investment Committee – are you meeting the requirements?

GiltEdgeApr 13,2017
Gilt Edge

Do you hold quarterly investment meetings in your practice?

We currently offer a service to Financial Advisers in the form of a partner attending your investment meetings and offering their viewpoint in terms of current economic and market conditions.

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Stand out from the crowd – a unique approach

GiltEdgeFeb 20,2017
Gilt Edge,Industry News

Outsourcing investment work can be beneficial for a firm. Specialist Consultancy allows for investment clarity, informed decisions, and discipline. However, blanket use of a proposition is falling short of regulatory rules and is in risk of ‘shoe-horning’ clients into a proposition which is of benefit to the IFA and potentially not the client.

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Theresa May and Her 12 Point Brexit Plan

GiltEdgeFeb 3,2017
Industry News

Everything is leading to a hard Brexit and massive uncertainty. The thoughts of Gilt Edge. It seems that politics and political rhetoric have dominated investment markets for the past two weeks. This provides risks and volatility to markets as political risk can rarely be priced in correctly.

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Issues IFAs may face – Standard Life

GiltEdgeJan 23,2017
Industry News

Standard Life, This document has been writtten in publication and is for investment professionals only. An excellent article on the issues Financial Advisers may face and where Gilt Edge can support you.

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How can Gilt Edge support you?

GiltEdgeJan 23,2017
Gilt Edge

Gilt Edge Investment Consultancy is an independent firm set up and managed by Ian and Simon Jackson. We provide, assist and guide IFAs in running their centralised Investment Propositions.

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What can be expected from Investment Markets in 2017?

GiltEdgeJan 18,2017
Investment Reviews

Investment Review – What lies ahead in 2017? The thoughts of Gilt Edge. January 2016 saw investors pricing in the first rate rise in the US for years and a consolidation of the oil price following the falls in 2015.

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