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The Clarion: our news and updates.

We have a wealth of expertise with plenty of financial guidance, opinions, thought pieces, news on business and personal finances and updates on what’s happening at Clarion. We add to these as much as we can so it’s worth a regular visit to this page to read the latest from our financial journal – The Clarion.

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Notebook Clarion meeting minutes

Minutes of the Clarion Investment Committee – August 2018

Long term performance of the Clarion Portfolio funds remains strong and is comfortably ahead of the relative sector average.

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Category: Financial Planning, Investment management

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Political Risk in Financial Markets

2018 has seen a sea change in the challenges facing the world. Political risk has overtaken financial and debt risk as the number one fear in Investors’ minds.

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Category: Business, Investment management

ron walker, clarion wealth management founder

Meet the Clarion Family

Meet Ron Walker, Founder of Clarion.

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Category: Uncategorised

Notebook Clarion meeting minutes

Minutes of the Clarion Investment Committee – July 2018

The key points discussed by the Committee were as follows:

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Category: Financial Planning, Investment management

The Clarion team on a charity ramble for Circus Starr

The Circus with Purpose!

As summer temperatures soared , the Clarion team embarked on a scenic 10-mile ramble to raise funds for Circus Starr.

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Category: Our team news

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Trump, Trade Wars and Stock Markets

The psychological nature of investing means that investors, being ever fearful of losing money, will always find something to worry about.

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Category: Business, Investment management, Thought pieces

Keith Thompson, Clarion Investment Committee

Meet the Clarion Family

This month we meet Non-Executive Chairman, Keith Thompson, to find out how he took his first steps into financial planning, what inspires him and what he thinks makes Clarion so unique.

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Category: Our team news

Notebook Clarion meeting minutes

Minutes of the Clarion Investment Committee – June 2018

The Committee discussed the current economic and market outlook and the following is a brief summary of the key points.

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Category: Financial Planning, Investment management

2018 diary and calendar

Half Yearly Economic & Market Commentary

Our Chairman, Keith Thompson, discusses the impact the first half of 2018 has had on global investment markets, and how we can expect things to change moving forward.

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Category: Financial Planning, Investment management, Thought pieces