Investor Views: "Brexit Hit my Investment Portfolio"

Retired investor Peter Vickers has built up a sizable pension thanks to his clever stock selection, but has seen some investments falter thanks to Brexit

Emma Simon 14 February, 2018 | 2:38PM
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Despite losing the vast majority of his savings in the technology bubble, Peter Vickers has built up pension savings that he hopes will provide “an above average income” in retirement.

Vickers and his wife retired seven years ago and have been living off their investment portfolio since then.

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Emma Simon

Emma Simon  is a financial journalist, specialising in investment and consumer issues, writing for Morningstar.co.uk