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A Different Era

The fitness levels on display in the last Sunday’s All Ireland final once again had us in awe. Similarly, when I watch Rugby and many other sports I marvel at the speed, strength and athleticism of today’s players. Matches have … Continue reading

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How will investment markets react to Trump or Clinton as President?

The gap between the two candidates has all but closed as we fast approach the 8th November finish line. Markets will either rise, fall or stay the same immediately after the election. This short term ‘movement’ has always been unknowable … Continue reading

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Safeguard Your Pension

Recently we have seen episodes that have made people’s financial lives suffer approaching their retirement. Two particular episodes have made recent headlines: • Private U.K. pension company ‘Equitable Life’ has effectively gone out of business. Estimated total losses for the … Continue reading

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Protecting your Deposits & Investments

If you currently have deposits in Irish Banks and Credit Unions then you need to be aware of the risks involved and alternative options available. The main risks that you need to be aware of and protect against are:- The … Continue reading

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National Solidarity Bond – Is It A Good Or Bad Product?

The National Solidarity Bond is a product offered by the Irish Government through the National Treasury Management Agency and available through An Post. Investing in this bond enables the residents of Ireland to help fund the Government’s capital investment programme, develop important infrastructure, stimulate economic recovery and create employment but are you, the investor, really getting a fair return for locking away your money for 10 years?

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BCP Launches New 100% Capital Secure Absolute Return Bond

The BCP All Markets Growth Bond is a unique investment opportunity offering investors access to the performance of a leading Absolute Return Fund which has a proven track record in producing positive investment returns in all market conditions, with the additional benefit of 100% capital security. Continue reading

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Men, Women – And Their Money

A good article which highlights the differences between Men and Women when it comes to Financial Planning. Continue reading

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