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High Finance - Part 1

by Andrew Atkinson
Originally published by on 08/11/2017

They sit in matching ‘his’ and ‘hers’ armchairs either side of the fireplace. Amanda knits contentedly, occasionally sipping tea from a china cup. Ronnie gazes into the fire, his still-agile mind calculating the benefits of switching investments out of gold and into fine wine or art. He has a liquid surplus of around a quarter of a million to reallocate, still leaving a sizeable, undisturbed and diversified asset portfolio in equities, bonds, investment and unit trusts, treasuries, commodities and property.

Amanda looks up and sees he is deep in thought. She sighs and says “A penny for them, dear.'

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