Why we’re no longer underweight government bonds
5 May 2023|5 min
After a torrid year for government bonds in 2022, there’s been more positive signs from the asset class so far this year. We explain what’s changed, and why the Nutmeg investment team is no longer underweight the asset class versus our risk benchmarks.
The importance of portfolio diversification
20 April 2023|5 min
Diversification – investing across a range of different asset classes, regions, sectors, and styles – is the bedrock of multi-asset investing. It helps you to spread risk and can improve your chances of higher returns. The popularity and performance of different asset classes will always ebb and flow, but diversification is timeless. Let’s remind ourselves of this core principle of portfolio construction.
Why it’s savvy to be an early bird ISA investor
6 April 2023|6 min
Are you one of the many who rush to invest in an ISA before the April 5th deadline? Or are you more of an early bird investor, taking advantage of the start of a new tax year? The latter approach could help you maximise any returns you make, particularly with the £20,000 ISA allowance for the 2023/24 tax year.
How advice can help you with your tax allowances
6 April 2023|4 min
Getting your finances in order can feel like a daunting task, particularly when tax rules are changing. But, as the saying goes, a problem shared is a problem halved. Our qualified financial advisers always take tax considerations into account when making their recommendations to help you make sure you’re on track for the future you want.
Is now a good time to invest?
29 March 2023|7 min
Markets are going through another volatile period, and your investments may well have fallen in value recently. However, if you are investing with a long-term horizon of at least three years, could now be the right time to put more of your money to work?
Best options for grandparents – Junior ISA or ISA?
29 March 2023|5 min
Whether it’s a little bit of money in a birthday card or something more substantial, grandparents often want to help with their grandchildren’s financial futures. Our guide weighs up the differences between traditional ISAs and Junior ISAs, so grandparents can decide which may better suit their grandchild’s needs.