Newsroom

EQ features regularly in the mainstream media and in trade publications: here is a selection of recent articles featuring commentary by the team.

Friday, September 10, 2021

2021 Global Good Awards

EQ Investors is one of three finalists for the 'SME' category for The 2021 Ethical Angel & Charities Aid Foundation Community Investment Award. Read more
Thursday, September 9, 2021

Dividend tax rise ‘kick in the teeth’ for advice firm owners and directors

Katharine Lindley, Chartered financial planner at EQ Investors, said the Conservative government's move would continue to "narrow the gap" between mainstream income tax rates and the dividend rates. "Dividend tax-free allowance of £2,000 looks to continue and, with the £12,570 personal allowance, that removes many from the need to pay any dividend tax, and others should continue to use ISA allowances to wrap income." Read more
Friday, August 13, 2021

Funds turn to The Matrix to see climate risks coming

Louisiana Salge, senior sustainability specialist at EQ Investors, warns both fund managers and rating agencies often are not going far enough in their research, and may miss important data. She helps select funds to build positive impact portfolios that EQ Investors’ own advisers and others can use but warns many of the metrics used by rating firms can be meaningless for end-users. Read more
Thursday, July 29, 2021

What is an NS&I Green Savings Bond?

What are the Government's new NS&I Green Savings Bonds? EQ's Jeannie Boyle looks at what we know, including what they will invest in and how much interest you would be likely to earn. Read more