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30 Apr 2018

New money: Is gold being ousted by Bitcoin?

So-called ‘safe haven’ assets like gold can seem attractive to investors when markets get bumpy. But for the time being, we don’t think the asset class supports our investment strategy.
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29 Mar 2018

SWIFT, SEPA or Bitcoin? It pays to consider how you pay

Will Bitcoin take the place of traditional international payment methods? At Coutts we recommend clients stick to SWIFT or SEPA while electronic currencies work out their kinks.
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07 Feb 2018

Monthly Update | February 2018

Our views on the US economy and why the outlook remains healthy despite the recent sell-off
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03 Jan 2018

Bitcoin believers v sceptics

Investing in Bitcoin remains a risky prospect, despite the claims made by the cryptocurrency’s proponents
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13 Oct 2017

Cryptocurrencies: Fad Or Fundamental Change?

We take a look at the opportunities – and dangers – presented by electronic currencies including bitcoin.
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09 Oct 2017

Weekly Investment Update

Read about Coutts investment performance so far this year, our view on the UK economy and how we think the Catalonia independence row will affect markets
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02 Oct 2017

Weekly Investment Update

Our views on how Yellen’s hawkish hints hit markets, Japan’s snap election and political risk in Europe.
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