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Story published: 15 June 2017
More men say they are mainly responsible for financial decisions, while more women say they make joint decisions with their partners.


Story published: 12 June 2017
The practice of principle-based investing has become mainstream in recent years as the ethical investment sector has continued to grow.


Story published: 2 June 2017
Savers steering clear of stock market investments in the hope of avoiding losses could be at risk of paying a long-term price for their caution.


Story published: 2 June 2017
The introduction of pensions freedom and choice in 2015 has given investors far greater flexibility when taking money out of pension pots.


Story published: 23 May 2017
The first months of 2017 offered signs of change in the performance of major economies.


Story published: 15 May 2017
Alliance Trust Savings is proud to be a founding member of a ground-breaking new project called KickStart Money.


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Published by: Alliance Trust, April 2016
Despite some signs that UK economic growth is slowing, the housing market continues to perform well, with many property indices showing a pickup in recent months. Continued constrained levels of housing supply are supporting prices while mortgage interest rates remain low and demand levels robust.


Published by: Alliance Trust, April 2016
As we move through 2016, uncertainty and volatility is continuing to cloud the outlook for the global economy this year. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has cut its forecast for global gross domestic product (GDP) twice already since the beginning of the year and it now expects growth of 3.2% in 2016, down from the 3.4% it forecast in January.


Published by: Alliance Trust, March 2016
This report takes a closer look at the UK Budget 2016, focusing on the economic outlook and forecasts for public finances.

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