Investor Views: Why I've Ditched Bonds

Private investor Andrew Nolan says he is sticking with equities and lower risk assets like cash and Premium Bonds in the run up to his retirement

Emma Simon 29 August, 2018 | 1:53PM

China stock markets64-year old Andrew Nolan has not de-risked his SIPP portfolio “despite heading rapidly towards retirement”.

Nolan, who works as a customer client manager for a private bank, says: “I’ve recently switched roles so I am now working more as a consultant, on a part-time basis.

“I am not planning to stop working at the moment, but I am aware that there within the next 10 years I will probably stop working completely.”

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Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity I Acc664.39 GBP1.87
Jupiter European I Acc2,496.53 GBP1.95

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Emma Simon

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

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