Articles by Rob Griffin

Investment briefing: Japan

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 | Article

The package of measures, generally referred to as ‘Abenomics’, aims to provide fiscal and monetary stimulus to the economy, as well as ushering in a number of structural changes.

Your 10-year retirement plan

Tuesday, 10 May 2016 | Article

If you are in your 50s and financially unprepared for retirement then the good news is you’re not alone. The bad news, however, is that you’re fast running out of time to avoid poverty in later life.

Revealed: Moneywise household finances

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 | Article

Moira O'Neill, Editor

For better, for worse: Seven couples on how they navigate their finances

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 | Article

Arguments over money can destroy even the strongest of relationships. The stress of going into debt, rows over spending and worries about how to make ends meet all put a tremendous strain on couples.

Fund briefing: Global equities

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 | Article

There are potential problems everywhere, with the prospect of rising US interest rates, question marks over the Chinese economy’s strength and looming concerns such as Britain’s possible exit from the European Union.

Turn your hobby into a business

Thursday, 21 April 2016 | Article

Kickboxing has always been Carl Denne’s passion.

How to invest in gold using funds

Wednesday, 10 August 2016 | Article

For many years investing in gold has made a lot of sense. When stock markets have gone through difficult periods the price of gold has generally risen.

Your coffee break investment plan - Day 6: Having a range of eggs in your basket

Friday, 11 March 2016 | Article

No investment is a guaranteed route to riches - but while you can’t eliminate risk completely, you can manage it by having exposure to a broad range of assets. This is known as diversification.

Your coffee break investment plan - Day 5: The importance of keeping charges low

Thursday, 10 March 2016 | Article

Investment charges may not seem very threatening but even small differences in fees can do tremendous long-term damage to the value of your investments.

Your coffee break investment plan - Day 4: The two enemies of investors: Inflation and tax

Tuesday, 03 May 2016 | Article

Inflation and tax are the two most hated enemies of investors.