With the UK’s referendum vote on whether or not to remain in the EU almost upon us, this note looks at the impact that BREXIT could potentially have on client portfolios.
All investors know that risk and return are related – taking on more (sensible) risk should provide higher returns, over time. Yet there are no guarantees. Advisers will often talk about target or expected returns from portfolios needed to deliver the financial goals of the client. Where do they come from and how can they be used sensibly?
In this day and age, price comparisons are quite easy to make, particularly when it comes to buying tangible goods, as the internet provides great transparency. When it comes to investing, gaining meaningful insight into the real costs incurred is extremely hard and approximate.