How to mitigate risk

Webinar – How to mitigate risk when investing

Watch our webinar – How to mitigate risk when investing We have been hosting a number of webinars over the lockdown period as we thought this is a great opportunity to educate investors on our different strategies. Part 2 focusses on Income generating investments that can deliver returns even in a falling market.  These are perfect for pensions and retirement planning. At SuisseRock our focus has always been on capital preservation and as a result we combine investments with significant…

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Final Salary Pensions Soar To New Highs

Transfer Values For Final Salary Pensions Soar To New Highs Final Salary Pensions have been experiencing difficulty for many years due to how expensive they are to run and maintain. However, even more so recently due to the crisis we are all currently facing. With the coronavirus shutdown wreaking havoc on companies and stock markets around the world, the total deficit of the UK’s 5,422 defined-benefit schemes increased to £135.9bn at the end of March, up from £124.6bn at the…

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Lockdown adds £10bn to deficit of UK’s final salary pension funds

Lockdown adds £10bn to deficit of UK’s final salary pension funds Companies could be required to find large sums to top up pension funds after new figures showed that more than £10bn was added to the combined deficit of the UK’s final salary pension funds during March. With the coronavirus shutdown wreaking havoc on companies and stock markets around the world, the total deficit of the UK’s 5,422 defined-benefit schemes increased to £135.9bn at the end of March, up from…

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Uncertainty = Opportunity

Uncertainty = Opportunity The month of March was the worst for stock markets since the 2008 financial crisis.  All global markets were deeply impacted with losses as high as 35%.  But what if you could turn the clock back 10 years and take advantage of the bull market that has just come to an abrupt end? We have selected the FTSE100 to illustrate the significance of the recent market sell off and as you can see the past 10 years…

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Caronavirus (COVID 19) Infects Global Markets

Caronavirus (COVID 19) Infects Global Markets At SuisseRock we have been preparing for a downturn for over 6 months now with many of our clients having taken profits, increased cash exposure and allocation to protected assets for a large proportion of their portfolio’s. We were confounded by the continuation of the rally through 2019 and into 2020, with, in our opinion, valuations on most developed market ( with the exclusion of China and some associated Asian markets ) looking unattractive.…

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