Norwich Ethical Investment & Financial Advisers

MiFID II (we love an acronym)

You may have noticed us referring to ‘new legislation’ and ‘MiFID II’ over recent months (equally you may not!). As this major piece of legislation has been formally adopted from the start of the year, we thought it might be useful to summarise some of the changes we face as an industry and what it…

Norwich Ethical Investment & Financial Advisers

Stuck in the mud

Yesterday our office adventured into the great outdoors as volunteers at one of our favourite Norfolk fens. As important as Mount Everest Wheatfen Broad is one of the most important sites of its kind in Britain. David Bellamy once said “Wheatfen Broad is, in its way, as important as Mount Everest or the giant redwood…

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Investing Ethically approved for the Bronze level of the Norfolk Carbon Charter

More exciting news, we have been approved for the Bronze level of the Norfolk Carbon Charter.  Demonstrating that we are a clearly environmentally aspirational company, progressing through the Carbon Charter process as data permits. What does that mean? This level recognises organisations who are taking their environmental responsibility seriously, with effective carbon monitoring and reduction plans in place. First…

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Autumn Statement review

Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered the Autumn Budget back on 22nd November with the key message being reduction in growth and productivity forecasts along with an increase in the need to borrow. Having this as a backdrop goes someway to explain what was, for many, an underwhelming budget. It’s a shame that given the challenges the…