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Budget 2020

Executive Summary This year’s Budget was billed as the “Brexit Budget” and was very much prepared on a “worst case scenario” footing.   As such a lot of the budgetary measures were targeted at businesses, industries and sectors which are … Continue reading

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Budget 2019

Executive Summary This year’s Budget was the third and final budget of the current government’s confidence and supply agreement with Fianna Fail. It remains to be seen if there will be a fourth. Brexit and the potential implications have underpinned … Continue reading

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More Breaking News…

More Breaking News From Opes Wealth Trust Following the 5th LPI Awards ceremony which was held on Thursday 22nd March in the iconic venue of the Round Room, Mansion House, we are delighted to announce that Opes Wealth Trust were … Continue reading

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Breaking News

Breaking News From Opes Wealth Trust We are delighted to confirm that Opes Wealth Trust have been shortlisted in two separate categories for the upcoming Life Pension Investments (LPI) Awards which are due to be held in the Mansion House … Continue reading

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Budget 2018

Executive Summary This year’s Budget was the second budget of the current coalition’s term and Minister Donohue’s first as Finance Minister. In keeping with recent trends the vast majority of changes announced in the budget were disclosed in recent days … Continue reading

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Budget 2017

Executive Summary This year’s Budget was the first budget during the current coalition’s term and Minister Noonan’s sixth budget since 2011. In keeping with recent trends the vast majority of changes announced in the budget were disclosed in recent days … Continue reading

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BREXIT

It’s not you it’s me! In what has been an unexpected move, the British decided last week to vote to leave the EU. The result of the referendum has already led to the resignation of the Prime Minister David Cameron … Continue reading

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TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGING!

TIMES THEY ARE A CHANGING! DOES YOUR MORTGAGE RATE! A SWITCH IN TIME SAVES €€€€€€€€€€€€ Over the past 12 months the subject of the margins charged by Irish Bank’s on their standard variable rate mortgages has rarely been off the … Continue reading

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WHAT TO DO IF THE VULTURE FUNDS START TO CIRCLE

If you had asked anyone in early 2011 who Blackstone, Cerberus or Lone Star was not many would have been able to answer you correctly. Roll on the clock 5 years and chances are that most people will have heard … Continue reading

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Q1 Stock Market Update

Stock Market Update – Q1 Stock markets have endured a very volatile start to the year with most indexes suffering significant losses in what points to being a difficult and challenging year for investors. Concerns are predicated on China experiencing … Continue reading

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