John Glencross looks at the reasons - most notably the scaling back of pension tax relief over recent years - why EIS and VCTs are appearing on the radar of an increasing number of investors
Pensions are not what they used to be - certainly not for high-earners and those who have accrued large funds anyway. Over the past five or six years, successive governments have cut back the tax relief...
Investors have largely avoided financials over the past 10 years, with the share prices of US and European banks having largely stood still relative to broader markets since 2007. But while banks won't return to their record valuations any time soon (and...
Steps already taken
Increasingly diverse sector
First of planned acquisitions
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