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Skipton Insight: Investing in fixed income

There’s one golden rule that savvy investors follow – don’t put all your eggs in one basket.

Although investing is usually associated with the ups and downs of stock markets, in reality there’s a lot more to it than that. Multi asset investment funds, for example, typically feature a range of asset classes – shares, cash and fixed income. It may also include other assets like property. A diversified approach can lead to smoother returns, compared to relying on only one source for returns. Find out more. 

 

 

 

Interest rates stay at 0.5% after all. So what now?

bank of england

Only a few weeks ago, it was almost a given that base rate would reach 0.75% today. Please find out more here.

 

Download your free copy of our investment magazine

The Spring edition of our magazine, Moneyetc, is now available to download and read. The 28-page magazine is packed full of topical features to support investors with their financial plans.

Skipton Insight: new tax year podcast

The new tax year heralds a number of important considerations for investors – and we’re here to help you think about your plans.

Six benefits to using your ISA allowance each tax year

These are the six benefits to using your ISA allowance for each tax year. Find out how it can benefit you.

Leaving an inheritance will help your future generations

Inheritance Tax

It is important that you are financially secure and as prepared as you can be for the future, but we understand you want to make sure your loved ones are financially secure and protected too.

Skipton Insight: investing in Brexit

The clock is ticking for the UK. There is barely a year to go before the two-year notice period to leave the European Union expires, with a great deal for the government still to agree. What Brexit is ultimately going to look like, no one knows.