Hacking and what to do about it

Hacking and what to do about it

The EU’s GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) became enforceable on 25 May 2018. GDPR is a regulation in EU law on data protection and privacy in the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). It also addresses the transfer of personal data outside...
Importance of inter-generational planning

Importance of inter-generational planning

In recent years there has been much talk of Millennials, otherwise know as Generation Y, and Generations X and Z. These are demographic age groups much like the baby boomers. Millennials are generally accepted as having been born between 1980-1994. Generation X were...
Don’t panic

Don’t panic

Those of you who have had the privilege of watching the great TV series Dad’s Army will remember Jonesy’s famous phrase “Don’t panic Captain Mainwaring!”. Of course Jonesy was always the one who was panicking not Captain Mainwaring. However, his frequent utterings did...
The perils of illiquid investments

The perils of illiquid investments

The ongoing saga of Woodford Capital highlights just how ruinous illiquid investments can be for investors. So, what are illiquid investments? Illiquid refers to the state of a stock, bond, or other asset that cannot easily be sold or exchanged for cash without a...