AAM responsible investing

Responsible investment made easier

Investors are increasingly aware of the impact that their decisions can have on our society and environment, and are looking for more than just a financial return on their investments. As a result, they now want more control over how their beliefs are represented through their investments.

AAM Are you relying too much on cash

Are your investments relying too much on cash?

At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people were understandably concerned about the falling equity markets and moved their savings into cash. The perception is that cash is ‘safe’, but financial advisers are now warning of the significant damage that could be done to long-term financial plans if too much is kept in cash for too long.

AAM Time in the market, not timing the market

Time in the market, not timing the market

It is important to understand the consequences of trying to time your investments in the stock market and the relatively low probability that you will get both timing decisions involved correct; namely selling out of the market while it’s still declining and then re-entering before the recovery has come to an end.

aam principles of investing

The seven principles of investing through volatile times

You will know from watching the news or reading the papers that the world’s economies are going through a period of uncertainty. It is only natural at times like these for you to feel more cautious. The truth is that share prices invariably rise and fall, but historically long-term performance tends to even things out and there are good reasons even now to see investment opportunities.