Spring is in the air allegedly

I assume that Scotland operates under a different calendar to the rest of the northern hemisphere. It is supposed to be springtime and although the clocks have gone forward anyone stepping outside will be rapidly aware that this...

Budget Key Points

We have summarised the key points from last week's Budget including the main changes that were announced in the Autumn Statement which come into effect from 6th April 2015. Whilst the effects of the 2014 Budget are still...

RECORD BREAKERS

After fifteen long years it has at last happened. This week the FTSE 100 index finally set a new record high for the first time since the last day of 1999. Now some people have been acting as...

A YEAR OF GOOD HOPE

Sebastian Lyon, the manager of the excellent Trojan Fund, when discussing the global economic outlook recently reminded me of the quote by Edward R Murrow "anyone not confused does not understand the situation" and I can understand why...