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Here you'll find the latest from William and Partner's investment team and industry experts.

William & Partners chooses Point Group as Tech Partner

William & Partners has chosen Point Group’s eXeer platform to provide it with consolidated investment analytics and reporting. Fintech, Point Group, designs and runs data-first operating platforms for investment managers, and has a background in building enterprise-ready technology for financial services.

Selling your business? A pre-exit check list for entrepreneurs

In the months leading up to a business exit, time is at a premium and the focus is often on maximising the company valuation, avoiding disruption to the business, and managing client relationships. There can be a sense that the “personal stuff can wait, let’s just get the deal done”.

The challenge: in the limited time available how can you maximise the value of your personal pre-exit tax and planning opportunities?

The History of Inflation

At the end of January, the Governor of the Bank of England, Andrew Bailey, voiced his “great concern” regarding inflationary pressure in the UK economy.

Anxieties around the future path of inflation are high: the current inflationary pressures are in stark contrast to the low inflation economy we have become accustomed to.

In this article, the first in a series we intend to release on this and other topics, we look at the history of inflation in the UK, the causes of it and what it meant for the economy.