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Just Williams – Episode 9

In episode 9 of the Just Williams Podcast, Williams Investment Management partners Duncan Williams and John Newsome discuss questions from Ian Shuttleworth on the following topics; Is there a good argument for an annual review of your investments Portfolio ‘rebalancing’ Making the case for continued investment in Oil Is it the right time to consider…

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Financial Commentary – January 2022

Another month, another Covid variant. To date, each new strain has caused less economic damage than its forerunner. Whether Omicron follows this pattern remains to be seen although anecdotal evidence suggests that while it appears more infectious, it is ultimately less dangerous to vulnerable patients. It is, of course, entirely predictable that the virus is…

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Financial Commentary – December 2021

Markets have shown little enthusiasm to break out of the narrow trading ranges established over recent months. The US Federal Reserve said it would begin tapering its monthly asset purchases to $105bn from $120bn, with another $15bn reduction this month. Note, it’s only reducing the amount of assets bought with resources conjured out of thin…

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Financial Commentary – November 2021

Markets continue to trade within narrow ranges. The reopening of economies has delivered a strange brew of supply chain issues, shortages, stuttering industrial production and inflation.  Supply chain problems will eventually sort themselves, as will shortages but as we’ve said many times before, we doubt inflation will be quite so easy to fix, All major…

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Financial Commentary – October 2021

Not for the first time, this month we find ourselves writing something very similar to what was written the previous month and indeed, the months before that. Markets recognise economic recovery is clearly on the march but Covid-19 outbreaks (and variants thereof) together with higher inflation, temper optimism. If rising prices are indeed temporary, herd…

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Just Williams Podcast – Episode 6

In episode 6 of the Just Williams Podcast, Williams Investment Management partners Duncan Williams and John Newsome discuss questions from Ian Shuttleworth covering: How long it takes to execute transaction instructions Regulatory requirements for recording telephone calls when receiving instructions Making complaints How soon can money be received when selling shares Monitoring your share portfolio…