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Keep it simple, stupid.

A recent conversation with a friend caused me to go back and read a 2012 speech entitled “The dog and the frisbee” by Andrew Haldane (member of the Bank of England’s MPC) and one of his economist colleagues.  The paper looks at appropriate strategies for financial market regulation, and the

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Floating in liquidity

Generally so far in 2014 (and specifically over the last three months), the performance tree for UK equity funds has been well and truly shaken.  Whilst the average fund has barely changed in value over both of these periods to date (at time of writing), there has been a marked

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A Curate’s Easter Egg?

As we approach the weekend where kids – and our Marketing Director – eagerly anticipate their chocolate Smarties eggs (with complimentary mug, that will undoubtedly make its way into the office), it seems as good a point as any to take stock and look back at the year so far.

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Welcome to our new look

Today, Revera is launching a new look for our business.
The centrepiece of this rebranding is our website (www.reverafunds.co.uk) which contains a new look, and more information about our funds – but is also clearer about what we are trying to deliver for our underlying investors and how we intend to go about it.

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Slowly, Slowly Catchy Monkey

It almost caught us by surprise ourselves, but by the end of next week we will have gone a full three months without effecting a single trade on behalf of the S&W Revera UK Dynamic Fund. Although we couldn’t back this up in court, Stephen and myself are pretty sure we have never gone so long without making even minor changes to a portfolio we’ve been running.

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Feeling No Pain…

So, Papa Ben is going to keep the Calpol flowing for a while yet. Our last update drew the parallels between the market’s fear of QE tapering, and the child who demands Calpol at regular intervals because he or she sees it being synonymous with “being better”.

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Take Your Medicine Away

Anyone who has young children (or has had in the last 20 years) is likely to have faced the dilemma of just how often you should use the miracle of Calpol. I know parents who agonise over the rights and wrongs of giving medicine on request from a child…

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