Active management can work if a fund is small and focused. Adam Rackley has big plans, he tells Merryn Somerset Webb.
Articles written by Merryn Somerset Webb
Brexit and the calls for another Scottish independence vote are the signs of globalisation in retreat, says Merryn Somerset Webb. Investors need to take note.
The self employed shouldn’t relax yet, says Merryn Somerset Webb. One way or another, Philip Hammond will be back to tax them.
The solution to all the fuss over National Insurance contributions for the self-employed is simple, says Merryn Somerset Webb. We all pay the same tax regardless of how we work.
The pace of change in the asset management industry might be about to pick up – and fast, says Merryn Somerset Webb. That’s very good news for consumers.
Philip Hammond’s first spring Budget contained very little of any interest, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The dramatic rise in probate fees is a sneaky way for the government to tax residential property, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
If you can to up your pension before tomorrow’s Budget, do it, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
The complexity of the comically stupid policy on pensions tax relief means people have given up trying to understand it – and are paying a pile more tax as a result.
The pensions relief taper is the most stupid, the most complicated, and the worst thought out personal finance policy ever, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And that is saying something.