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Below you will find the latest articles covering a wide range of issues and topics relevant to financial advisers. Articles are written by contributors from Embark’s businesses as well as other partners and providers and are not promotional or sponsored.

These articles are intended for regulated financial advisers and intermediaries only.

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Exclusive to Embark: Our biannual survey of investor confidence, and the only place advisers can compare the views of peers, advised investors and unadvised investors

Managing investment risk in volatile markets

A short series on managing investment risk in volatile markets. It includes articles, insights and tips to help you keep clients educated and informed.

The Insider guide to drawdown

Approaches to drawdown are many, reflecting a wealth of possible strategies and a range of client needs. Here, we interview five adviser firms to get their insights on how they approach drawdown.

Embark survey reveals paraplanner profession in rude health

By Nick Armet, Content Strategy Lead, Embark Group

Embark Adviser newsletter, Press Release

Our latest survey takes the pulse of professional paraplanners and the diagnosis is very positive. Paraplanners are in great heart, confident about the future of paraplanning and its value within financial planning, thanks to growing influence across adviser firms combined with greater levels of recognition for the work that they do.

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The beautiful inefficiency of fallen angels

By Syed Zamil, Managing Director, Global Investment Strategist, BNY Mellon

Embark Adviser newsletter

Insight Investment senior product specialist Syed Zamil explains why the market dislocation created by bonds falling from investment grade into the high yield space could present opportunities for investors.

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Actively looking for opportunities in an inflationary environment

By Jim Leaviss, CIO Public Fixed Income, M&G Investments

Embark Adviser newsletter

Any hope that US inflation may be peaking were dashed last week as a bleak US inflation report showed price rises accelerating. The headline annual rate came in at 8.6%, up from the 8.3% seen in April, and above most forecasts.

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Japan after Abe: the political impact of a shocking tragedy

By Jupiter Asset Management

Embark Adviser newsletter

Dan Carter and Mitesh Patel, managers of the Jupiter Japan Income Fund, digest the shocking news that former PM Shinzo Abe was murdered and discuss the potential political ramifications.

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Fears about green inflation overblown

By abrdn Investments

Embark Adviser newsletter, ESG

Fears that the global transition to a low-carbon economy will drive inflation over the long term are overblown, with the tightening of monetary policy set to have far greater implications for portfolios.

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Enabling SMEs to power more sustainable economic growth

By Liontrust

Embark Adviser newsletter

Ongoing innovation and a transition to a greener economy are integral to a more sustainable future, and a healthy pipeline of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) remains an important driver of both.

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