From The Editor: I've Been Thinking About Money Memories

Ollie Smith joins Morningstar as its new UK Editor. In the first of a weekly Friday column, he introduces himself and ponders the purpose of money

Ollie Smith 5 November, 2021 | 9:59AM
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Man watching money grow

One afternoon when I was three years old, I took a walk to the local newsagents with my Mum.

As well as papers, it sold an array of toys. True to form, though, mum was in no mood to muck about. She gave me a choice. If I wanted a small treat, I was having a couple of plastic farmyard sheep, or I was having nothing at all.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Fundsmith Equity I Acc6.39 GBP-0.70Rating
Vanguard LifeStrategy 80% Equity A Acc265.44 GBP0.34Rating

About Author

Ollie Smith  is editor of Morningstar UK