During the depths of euro crisis, the countries at the periphery of the Eurozone, with the greatest debts and weakest economies, became known collectively as the Piigs. They were Portugal, Italy, Ireland, Greece and Spain.
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Good news in that next year’s ISA allowance has been raised to £11,520. Naturally we will give you the opportunity to use this at your next review meeting either by investing new monies or via our Bed & ISA service.
The Observer newspaper staged an experiment, pitting a panel of market professionals against a ginger cat called Orlando in a competition to see who would have the most success in picking stocks in 2012.
Judging by last year’s financial headlines, investors would have spent much of their time anxiously awaiting one financial calamity after another that failed to materialise. The euro zone did not fall apart. China’s economy and stock market did not crash. The bond market did not