Chris Budd

Pensions Freedoms Inquiry Submission

The government want people to be able to access their pensions through new pensions freedoms. On behalf of Ovation Chris has submitted evidence to show a change in the regulatory approach is needed. This will ensure pensions continue to pay a regular income and those who access their pension fully understand the future consequences of doing so.

Chris Budd

Who Will Buy My Wonderful Business? – Part 1

I recently enjoyed a lunch with an old friend of Ovation, Bob Hollis. Bob has been in the game of buying and selling businesses for many years now. Generally he acts on behalf of the buyer.  Two particular aspects of our conversation are worth repeating. First, numbers.  Bob gets sent around 15 businesses a day … Continued

Blog: A New Reality

It’s now just over a month since our last Coronavirus article. During that time, the virus has been declared a pandemic and we’ve continued to see stock market volatility.  Although the direction has been downwards over the last month, we are seeing moments of growth which is positive to see, especially over the past week. A … Continued

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March 27, 2020

Episode 61 – Coping With Anxiety During Lockdown with Nick Elston

Episode 61 – Coping With Anxiety During Lockdown with Nick Elston We have a very special interim podcast for you. Special guest Nick Elston is back for a chat with Chris Budd to talk about wellbeing during the pandemic lockdown. The two talk about what you can do when stuck at home worried or anxious … Continued

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