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Autumn Investment Monitor 2017
- Learn about the current macro outlook and how this affects asset classes such as equities and bonds
- Understand recent investment trends, including a move to risk assets and an increased interest in climate change
- Grasp why fund buyers have mixed opinions about absolute return products
Guide to investing in alternatives
- Understand whether infrastructure and gold have a place in an investor's portfolio.
- Learn whether investment trusts are the best way to get exposure to alternative assets.
- Comprehend whether collectible investments can be a useful portfolio diversifier or avoided altogether.
Guide to using property to fund retirement
- Understand how equity release works and how it can be used to fund retirement.
- Learn whether buy-to-let investing is a suitable way to plan for later life.
- Comprehend the difference between property shares, Reits and commercial property funds and the pros and cons of each for a retirement portfolio.
Guide to Brexit one year on
- Understand the impact the Brexit vote has had on sterling and spending power in the UK.
- Comprehend what the UK economy may look like post-Brexit.
- Learn what advisers and investors should watch out for during the negotiations and whether the risks to pensions have increased.