The second quarter of 2019 contained a huge amount of political noise, with Brexit weighing on everyone’s minds, the US:China Trade War continuing to rumble on, and India welcoming the re-election of their Prime Minister with an improved majority.
All of these issues affected asset prices across the board at various points over the quarter but the conclusion was a continuation of the healthy returns we had enjoyed in the first three months of 2019. [click to continue…]
On Sunday 12th May, a team from Gibbs Denley Financial Services cycled 60 miles around Cambridgeshire and Suffolk to raise money for our two Charities of the Year: CPSL Mind and Suffolk Mind.
A huge congratulations to Sally Keys, Benjamin Benson, Dawn Chamberlain, Josh Holmes, Craig Hilton and Chris Adams.
Our team have so far raised £270 across the two offices. If you haven’t yet supported them, you can do so using these links:
Stock markets rose through the first quarter of 2019, a reassuring counterpoint to the falls we saw at the end of 2018.
We have a more defensive approach in most portfolios at the moment as we expect lower growth this year. Holding enough risk to make gains in positive periods is key, but not at the expense of our risk-mitigation strategies, which we believe will be essential this year. [click to continue…]
Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered this year’s Spring Statement during what is an uncertain time for the economy and businesses, which the Chancellor called a “cloud of uncertainty”. [click to continue…]
Throughout 2018, Gibbs Denley Financial Services have supported two local Mind CPSL Mind (Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and South Lincolnshire) and Suffolk Mind.
During that time, our dedicated staff raised a grand total of £762.32 across the two charities. [click to continue…]
Michael Bretherick, Chartered Financial Planner and Associate Director, Advisory, has achieved Fellowship of the Personal Finance Society, the highest qualification awarded by the Chartered Insurance Institute. [click to continue…]
2018 saw the culmination of a series of economic risks; US interest rates; the approaching end of the economic cycle; trade wars and other geopolitical issues; and of course Brexit. In terms of markets, it was one of the toughest years we have seen since the Global Financial Crisis in 2008. In this environment, there have been very few positives and we saw some drops in portfolios as result.
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We are delighted to announce that we have been ranked at number 13 in the list of the UK’s top 100 advisers in FTAdviser magazine from the Financial Times.
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For the third year in a row Gibbs Denley Financial Services have been named as one of New Model Adviser Magazine’s Top 100 IFA firms in the UK. The award recognises prominent leaders and outstanding achievements in the UK financial advice community. [click to continue…]
The Chancellor’s 2018 Autumn Budget contained some important announcements and confirmed a number of changes planned for the new tax year.
Following this, we have put together a document which contains the latest tax and financial information, which we trust you will find useful.
Click here to read the Autumn Budget Newsletter
For more information on how the changes may affect you, please contact us.