Yesterday, Rishi Sunak announced a new scheme called “Bounce Back Loans” to help small businesses affected by the coronavirus pandemic. This was in response to criticism of the robustness of the underwriting and the slow application process for the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme. These new loans may be suitable for your own business or [...]
In the latest update from Toni Meadows, Chief Investment Officer of Omnis Investments, he explains why Omnis believes active investing is more effective than passive investing. Click here to download the full update.
The Junior ISA limit has gone up to £9,000 for the new tax year 2020/21 – almost double what it was previously. The new limit, up from £4,368, was announced in the Budget last month and is the highest increase we have seen since Junior ISAs were launched in November 2011. Junior ISAs are long-term [...]
In the latest update from Colin Gellatly, Chief Investment Officer of Omnis Investments, he explains why the markets may be going in the opposite direction to expected. Click here to download the full update
UPDATED 28 May 2020 If you are a small company director… …the following provides a summary of the UK Government financial support packages that may apply to you. For these individuals, they normally pay themselves through a mix of PAYE and Dividends. It is important to note that, at the current time, Dividends are not [...]
UPDATED 28 May 2020 If you are employed…. …the following provides a summary of the UK Government financial support packages that may apply to you. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Employers will be able to contact HMRC for a grant to cover most of the wages of their workforce who remain on payroll but are temporarily [...]
Everyone is going through a challenging time and it is important not to suffer from a knee-jerk reaction by cancelling critically important policies. Here we outline the reasons why you still need your Life Insurance; Critical Illness Cover; Income Protection; and Accident, Sickness and Unemployment Cover/Mortgage Payment Protection Insurance: Life Insurance It’s not for you, [...]