Our reason for showing these graphs is to highlight that the VIX index is trading back at 2007 levels of low volatility while stock markets are at all-time highs. We can no more see the future than anyone else but we do know that when it comes to investing, the most money is often made when every sinew in your body is screaming that it is madness to invest, and that sometimes the opposite is true.
March 2017 Fraser Heath News | £ Investment Matters | Pension News: Pension Lifestyling. Final Salary Pension. Pension Contributions. | £ Notebook: State Pensiuon. Lifetime Allowances. - Mortgage News. All in a good cause
August 2016 Fraser Heath News | £ Investment Matters: Fixed Protection | State Pensions: State Pension Age 66. Sinlge Tier State Pension. State Pension Deferral. | £ Notebook: Lifetime ISA. Probate Fee. Mortgage News
February 2016 Fraser Heath News | £ Investment Matters | Pensions: Tax relief the likely target. Restricted Pension Contributions for High Earners. Another Reduction in the Lifetime Allowance and fixed protection. Pension Death Benefits | £ Notebook: New Savings Allowance. Are you receiving state pension? Would you like some more? Changes to dividend taxation from 6th April 2016: What’s changing?
August 2015 Budget Summary | £ Investment Matters | £ Notebook: Changes to withdrawals from NISAs. Changes to the Deposit Protection Scheme. Mortgage Update. Increased income tax for Buy to Let landlords. Clean Share Classes. Tax free interest on all savings accounts
February 2015 Plenty to ponder in 2015 | £ Investment Matters: Pension Changes. | £ Notebook: Pension Beneficiaries. Pension bonds. Easy as 123. Remortgage applications, VCT and EIS.
August 2014 Another goos summer | £ Investment Matters | Pension Revolution | £ Notebook: Mortages. New Savings Option For Over 65’s. A NISA Way To Save. | Mortgages: Market Review
February 2014 Happy New Year | £ Investment Matters | Pensions update: Fixed Protection. Auto Enrolment. | £ Notebook: Mortgages. Child Trust Funds. Name Changes. Savings Rates
July 2013 Summer’s Here | £ Investment Matters: A word from Mark Fletcher. | Retirement Changes to unit classes. | £ Notebook: Mortgages. National Savings. Fixed Term Accounts & ISA’s. Workplace Pensions.
February 2013 Brave New World: RDR Update | £ Investment Matters: Tax Year Changes. Auto Enrolment. Pensions. | £ Notebook: Child Benefit. 60% Tax Trap. Savings. | Mortgages: Market Review.
July 2012 Summer’s Here: RDR Update | £ Investment Matters: No Sex Please we’re European! Male and Female rates to merge. | Mortgages | £ Notebook: Happy Birthday Fraser Heath. | FH News: St Peter’s Hospice Walk
February 2012 Fraser Heath: Settling in. | £ Investment Matters: It’s all about Europe. New ISA limits. | Retail Distribution Review: Changes to how financial advice is provided and paid for. | Notebook: Farewell to S2P. Fixed Protection for high earners. Auto Enrolment. | £ Post Office Accounts: Index Linked accounts. | Mortgages: Market update.