The hunt for yield has become even more urgent amid continued dividend cuts and talk of negative interest rates, and all the while the spectre of several tax hikes looms.
Picking winning stocks, how much to allocate to alternatives and the ramifications of the forthcoming US elections are top of investors’ concerns this month, alongside proactive estate planning.
Foreboding about an overhaul of the Capital Gains Tax regime has added to existing concerns on Inheritance Tax, all while investors struggle to make sense of the current investment environment.
Wealth structuring is certainly not the preserve of the ultra-wealthy, and there are a number of strategies families should consider to ensure that their wealth has maximum benefit for generations to come.
Long-term care may well be the reality for a partner, parent, elderly relative or – indeed – yourself, making intelligent wealth planning one of the wisest moves you can make.