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Bruce Packard

How to invest in litigation finance – and get returns from bankrolling legal disputes
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How to invest in litigation finance – and get returns from bankrolling legal disputes

Lawsuits are a trillion-dollar business and litigation-finance firms play a key role in funding claims. The accounting can be complex, but there are o…
12 May 2022
Franchise Brands – from pizzas to plumbing and pets
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Franchise Brands – from pizzas to plumbing and pets

Franchise Brands, a new venture from the team behind the growth of Domino’s Pizza in the UK, is on track for success, says Bruce Packard.
3 May 2022
What is next for interdealer broker TP Icap?
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What is next for interdealer broker TP Icap?

TP Icap has struggled in a declining market, but there’s still a role for its services. Bruce Packard explains what that is.
16 Apr 2022
Buy Bank of Georgia: a cheap play on a robust economy
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Buy Bank of Georgia: a cheap play on a robust economy

Russia invaded Georgia in 2008 which has reduced the chance of further military conflict. Bruce Packard looks at the investment opportunities that hav…
5 Apr 2022
When to buy shares in NatWest, Britain's worst bank
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When to buy shares in NatWest, Britain's worst bank

Rising interest rates should lift profits for the banking sector if inflation doesn’t get out of control, says Bruce Packard.
28 Mar 2022
PZ Cussons – a company that's starting to scrub up nicely
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PZ Cussons – a company that's starting to scrub up nicely

Consumer goods group PZ Cussons has struggled for several years, but its new CEO should should turn it around.
8 Mar 2022
How UK banks went from Big Bang to universal failure
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How UK banks went from Big Bang to universal failure

The 1986 deregulation shook up the banks, but the all-in-one model that it created is bad for customers and investors. Specialists do a better job – a…
4 Feb 2022