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Unprecedented Times – Covid-19

Unprecedented Times - Covid-19 We hope you are all keeping safe and well. In these unprecedented times there is now a huge public health crisis and there will be an enormous economic crisis as a result of Covid-19. We will all have to re-evaluate the financial impact this crisis will have on us. While we are…
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Financial Planning Cantor Fitzgerald Ireland

Financial Planning: Popular New Year’s Resolution - Cantor Fitzgerald Ireland Below is a good article from Cantor Fitzgerald's Newsletter. I have also attached their latest journal at the end. About Cantor Fitzgerald Ireland With a proud history of stockbroking and servicing our clients since 1995, Cantor Fitzgerald Ireland offers a full suite of investment services, primarily…
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Zurich Balanced Fund – 30 Years of Investment Expertise

Zurich Balanced Fund celebrates 30 years of Investment Expertise Last month, Zurich’s range of managed funds – the Balanced, Performance and Dynamic Funds – reached their 30 year milestone, making them some of Ireland’s longest running investment funds. With almost €5 billion invested across the range of three funds, they are amongst Ireland’s most popular…
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Cantor Fitzgerald Global Equity Income Fund

Cantor Fizgerald Global Equity Income Fund Factsheet is attached below for your perusal. Pramit Ghose comments on the Global Equity Income Fund in 2019 "Our Global Equity Income Fund ended 2019 up almost 24%, the best calendar year return for the strategy since the sharp bounce in global markets in 2009 in the aftermath of the…
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AIB Housing Market Bulletin December 2019

Further improvement in new supply, but still a long way to go - according to AIB's Housing Bulletin. Some key snippets from this bulletin: Prices outside the capital continue to rise, although the pace of increase has slowed considerably. Non-Dublin prices increased by 3.3% y/y in October (well down on 15% last year). The sharp deceleration…
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Need for Life & Serious Illness Cover

It is so important to have some level of Life Cover and if at all possible according to your budget some Serious Illness Cover.   The most recent report has been published from the Irish Cancer Society. Here are a few key points that we have selected from this report. The findings of this national…
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Sentinel Fund – A protected fund with a difference

The Sentinel Fund has recently been launched by New Ireland - It has a low-medium risk rating. The Investment Aim is to generate attractive returns with the added benefit of 85% protection of the highest fund value (before fees and charges are deducted). This Sentinel Fund is available for Single Premium products only. The Sentinel Fund…
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Latest Pension Statistics from the CSO

According to the Central Statistics Office the following latest findings were found in relation to retirement: Almost 1/2 of adults have no private pension to support them in their old age. People that have a pension - 60% of these don't think they will have enough for retirement The current State pension is E248.30 a…
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Housing Market Bulletin – September 2019

Housing Market Bulletin Please see attached AIB’s latest bulletin on the Irish Housing Market. House price inflation subdued, supply edges higher Sharp deceleration in house price inflation Nationally, house prices increased by 0.9% in the month of July. This represented its strongest monthly gain since September 2018 and marked the fifth successive month of increases…
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