Most of the world’s major stock markets are at or close to their all-time highs, but that is not necessarily a reason to stop investing.
Since the outbreak of Covid-19, there has been a renewed interest in more responsible and sustainable investment funds.
The first Child Trust Funds (CTFs) are due to mature this September, giving those who turn 18 in that month access to a useful nest egg.
There has been increased volatility in the values of investments while businesses have reacted to the new environment in a variety of ways.
Whether it’s the Extinction Rebellion protests or Greta Thunberg’s speech to the UN, there has been a renewed focus on climate change in recent months and what individuals can do about it.