Changes to rules guiding tax-advantaged investing announced in the summer Budget, combined with recent government moves to bring to an end tax relief for renewables, will see the sector turn to earlier-stage companies, according to VCT and EIS managers.
The new rules announced last year by Chancellor George Osborne came at the behest of the EU, which determined the UK's previous rules governing tax reliefs breached state aid guidelines. They mean...
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Bond investors spent most of last year transitioning towards a more fundamentally driven approach to selecting assets.
There is something strange going on in Europe according to some commentators - the market has rallied aggressively post the trade war-induced sell-off in the fourth quarter of 2018.
We expect to see continued market volatility and macroeconomic uncertainty in the UK throughout 2019, not least due to Brexit.