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Investing lessons from the World Cup

As fans consider England's chances in the World Cup, investors could also apply a similar outlook when it comes to appraising their investments.


Germany: Winner in the World Cup and for investors?

Germany doesn’t just hold potential on the football pitch. Here, we examine its appeal for investors and where opportunities may lie.


How technology is revolutionising the World Cup

Technological innovations are making it easier for referees to give quick and clear decisions and improving the viewing experience for those watching football on TV.


The impact of interest rate changes

Interest rates are expected to rise gradually over the next few years, although it is impossible to say exactly when and by how much. In this episode, Clare is joined by William Hobbs to discuss what impact interest rate changes can have.


What is impact investing?

In this episode, Clare is joined by Damian Payiatakis, Barclays’ Head of Impact Investing, to discuss what it means and some of the reasons why investors are exploring this approach.


How much should you be saving for retirement?

Our research found that three in five pensioners said they weren’t enjoying the retirement they’d hoped for because they hadn’t saved enough. In this episode, Clare explains what you need to think about and where to start when preparing for retirement.


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