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Retirement Dreams Dashed?
Team ARQ - 18 December 2020

Retirement Dreams Dashed?

Those of us physically unscathed by COVID should certainly be grateful, but there is no denying that this pandemic has dashed dreams of all kinds.

A New Meaning to “Buy and Hold” Investment
Team ARQ - 14 December 2020

A New Meaning to “Buy and Hold” Investment

I recently wrote about Bitcoin being a standout investment amid the pandemic pandemonium. Just in time for Christmas, I’m here to tell you that handbags are being hailed as another.

Would You Be Caught in the Wealth Tax Net?
Team ARQ - 11 December 2020

Would You Be Caught in the Wealth Tax Net?

Anyone looking over the financial headlines this week would be forgiven for thinking that they’d woken up in another time and place. But no, there really are serious proposals that a Conservative government imposes a wealth tax on the UK.

Reflecting on Risk: Tough Questions You Must Ask Yourself
Team ARQ - 7 December 2020

Reflecting on Risk: Tough Questions You Must Ask Yourself

Investment warnings ensure we all remember that returns are our reward for taking on a degree of risk. Recent market gyrations have underscored that they are real. It’s hard not to conclude that the real risk to investors is themselves, however. There is a growing body of research highlighting just how much investors can get

Bullish on Bitcoin?
Team ARQ - 4 December 2020

Bullish on Bitcoin?

2020 has been a terrible year, but winners always emerge from crises and Bitcoin is inarguably one of the standouts.

The 60-40 Rule: Down but Not Out
Team ARQ - 30 November 2020

The 60-40 Rule: Down but Not Out

If the past year has taught us anything, it’s that reading the investment environment can be incredibly difficult even intra-day.