Is the Lifetime ISA still a good deal for homebuyers?
27 November 2023|7 min
As house prices have risen, the rules and thresholds around Lifetime ISAs (LISA) have become a pain point for some, with no additional help given to savers or investors in these products by the Chancellor in this year's Autumn Statement.
Nutmeg investor update: November 2023
9 November 2023|2 min
Despite October proving to be another challenging month for investors, there are reasons to be positive about the outlook for the next three to five years. Our chief investment officer, James McManus, explains sources of optimism and recent changes the investment team made to the managed Nutmeg portfolios.
Why we've put more money to work in equities
6 November 2023|4 min
Geopolitical events have taken a turn for the worse recently, particularly given the conflict in the Middle East. However, when it comes to the global economy, from an investment perspective there are reasons to believe the time is right for a small global equity overweight (compared to long-term targets) in Nutmeg's managed portfolios. This includes the Fully managed, Socially responsible, and Thematic investing styles.
Nutmeg investor update: October 2023
6 October 2023|5 min
In this month’s update, Pacome Breton, head of portfolio management reviews the state of the markets during September and discusses the decisions to pause on interest rate rises, both in the UK and the US. He also talks about the recent rise in oil prices, and the impact this has on different markets.
Pension or property – which is best to fund your retirement?
20 September 2023|6 min
It’s a question many of us face when we think about funding our retirement – whether to invest in property, downsize your home, or focus more on a personal pension. Here are the pros and cons of each route to creating a stronger financial future.