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Walking around Ardington House in Oxfordshire, Wealth Manager’s Libby Ashby gets to know the well-travelled Lorne Baring, MD of B Capital. Once the highest revenue private banker at Barclays, hear his journey from 10 years in the British Army to the investment world. Hint: fluent Portuguese helped!


A short online discussion that delves into the cost of finding and producing gold.  Where is the breakeven for producers?  What that means for supply and future prices.  BBC Radio 4 with Evan Davies  interviews a panel including the CEO of Randgold, Mark Bristow, who gives a fascinating insight into the world of gold.  For more on how we view the precious metal and whether it should be part of your portfolios please see our Investment Outlook page.


Currency forecasts with Lorne Baring on a Dukascopy TV interview in Geneva, 2018


Discussing the euro vs the dollar and inflation trades in case the world economy slows down, Geneva 2017.

SURVIVAL of the euro

In this interview we forecast that the euro would survive the Eurozone sovereign debt crisis but that some countries may end up leaving the currency bloc, Geneva 2012.

Active or Passive? BBC Radio 4 "The Bottom Line"

The investment industry - luck or judgement? ... The woes of star fund manager Neil Woodford, who has temporarily frozen one of his funds to its investors after poor performance, highlights just how complicated an industry it is.  In this podcast from the BBC a panel of investment professionals debate whether it is better to invest in an active investment fund or track the indexes with passive funds.  Hosted on Radio 4's "The Bottom Line" by Evan Davis.

The Investment Industry - Luck or Judgement? (mp3)


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