Ronan McCarthy Life and Pensions Blog

Blog June 2020 – Zoom, Team, conference calls and even more coffee- all part of the of our new world of remote working.

  We hope you and all your family are keeping well and safe. As a country we should congratulate ourselves on how we’ve done to this point, but let’s not lose what we have gained. Take the advice, be sensible and respectful of others. I think everyone agrees that our working lives have changed dramatically

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April 2020

As I sat down at home to put some thoughts together in this Covid 19 climate, the issue of market performance, economics and returns may not be foremost in people’s minds. The health of the world’s nations and a return to normal life with real people centric values are far more important. Our own firms

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‘Stop 67’ Campaign – Pensions the Topic that has taken centre stage in our election countdown

  With the election at the end of the week on February the 8th, it’s interesting to see what topics came to focus, more importantly, what seems to have taken our politicians by surprise. I could be somewhat cynical and express the view that our political representatives are too far removed from understanding how important

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Boris, Trump, Brexit, behavioural economics, Media optics, and the Markets.

    Some of my recent blogs about the markets have advised clients that most commentators would advise cautious equity exposure over the last 2 to 3 years. Yet the Dow Jones has moved to a bull type market with growth in the US been driven (amongst other things) by Trumps tax incentives and infrastructure

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