Stick with it!

Stick with it!

The Vanguard ‘spectrum’ graph below reminded us of the song: “Red and yellow and pink and green, orange and purple and blue. I can sing a rainbow, sing a rainbow, sing a rainbow too.”* When you stop singing and have a proper look, you’ll...
“Highly illogical”

“Highly illogical”

Do you remember the Vulcan character, Mr Spock, frequently saying “highly illogical” on Star Trek? It’s such a famous line that someone even wrote a song about it, as shown in the fun video below. It’s true that human beings are sometimes...
Hot off the press

Hot off the press

We’re always saying that active fund management doesn’t work. And a recent news story supports that message. For years, Neil Woodford was renowned as one of the UK’s most successful fund managers. He got it right more than most. (Or maybe he kept up...
Ignore the noise

Ignore the noise

Some clients say: “I’m not interested in the details. I trust you.” (If that’s you, you don’t have to keep reading.) Others like to monitor their investments regularly so they feel confident in our advice. (This is one of the reasons we...