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Investing for the future with ESG

18th October 2019

ESG driven investing is becoming more important to many investors. But what is it? And will it affect investment performance? Ed Read-Cutting offers an insight into ESG investments. Environmental, social and governance (ESG) refers to three central factors in measuring the sustainability and ethical impact of an investment in... read more

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It’s different for women

8th October 2019

When it comes to financial planning, we are all individuals. Yet some financial issues tend to befall women much more than men. As a result of lifestyle and career reasons many women find themselves facing different challenges than men. As Amanda Newell, Financial Planner explains, these challenges generally fall... read more

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Protecting against exchange rate volatility

6th August 2019

With unprecedented political and economic uncertainty upon us, it is more important than ever to protect income and assets from exchange rate volatility. Ed Read-Cutting, Director of our Belgium office, explores the options. It is clear that nothing is certain in the UK political scene. Anything could happen in... read more

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Sustainable and Responsible Investment

10th April 2019

The concept of Sustainable and Responsible Investment (SRI) has been a key theme for us over the last 3 months. On Thursday 4th April we hosted an evening event, in central Brussels, with the support of NN Investment Partners and M&G Asset Management. Dr Martin Porter of the University... read more

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Key Investment Trends for 2019

27th March 2019

Understanding the global factors which impact world markets is invaluable when investment planning. Key investment trends were explored as part of our annual investment conference, held in January over five locations across the world. Clients joined our teams to hear from Gary Dugan, CEO of PAM, about the major... read more

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Sustainable Investing for your Children’s Future

18th October 2018

Brussels Childbirth Trust Event – October 16th 2018 A group of Brussels Childbirth Trust members met at The Fry Group Brussels office to listen to Amanda Newell explain how to invest for their children’s future using Socially Responsible & Sustainable Investments. Amanda Newell covered the financial planning aspects whilst... read more

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The Fry Group at Expat Financial Affairs

On Tuesday 9th October The Fry Group were present at the British Chamber of Commerce Expat Financial Affairs event of which we were the Supporting Sponsor. Ed Read Cutting (Pensions) & Amanda Newell (Understanding Life Insurance) both presented at the event, held at the plush BNP Paribas conference centre... read more

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New Families’ Day at the British School of Brussels

11th September 2018

On Sunday 9 September Fry Group Financial Adviser Amanda Newell and her daughter Olivia, Senior Adviser Sean O’Connor along with two new employees Stephanie Atterbury and Diogo Tribuna attended the New Families’ Day at the British School of Brussels (BSB). The sun was shining and many new families attended... read more

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