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UK Investor Magazine

Boris could break the UK economy and drive investor losses

The pound has shed over 500 points against the dollar against in September alone. Is this a results of a change in stance on Brexit or a shambolic handling of the coronavirus crisis?

We also explore results and updates from Tullow Oil (TLW) and Arkle Resources (ARK)

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    he UK Investor Magazine was delighted to welcome Eric Degolier, Founder & CEO Body Rocket, for a deep dive into the world’s first real-time drag meter, a device capable of offering precise drag measurement directly integrated into a cyclist’s bike.Body Rocket has taken the power of a cyclist wind tunnel and placed it in the pockets of everyday cyclists. Body Rocket is the first and only company to integrate the aerodynamic technology found in wind tunnels directly into bikes.By leveraging AI, Body Rocket has developed a consumer-friendly interface that breaks down aerodynamics’ complexity into easy-to-understand and easy-to-action metrics.The technology is being used by Olympic triathlon champion Kristian Blummenfelt, current world champion Beth Potter, Ironman and 2x Ironman 70.3 champion Gustav Iden, World #6 Indie Lee, and former world hour record holder Alex Dowsett.Body Rocket is raising funds to propel its growth strategy and make its technology available to the wider $12.9bn premium cycling market.Find out more on Crowdcube here.
  • Building momentum in a transformational year with Good Energy’s Nigel Pocklington

    The UK Investor Magazine was delighted to be joined by Nigel Pocklington, CEO of Good Energy, to explore the company’s progress over the past year.We start by looking at operational progress. The company has moved away from being an energy generator to an end-to-end energy services company. Nigel outlines how this was achieved and what it means for both customers and shareholders.Good Energy has invested in market-leading EV charging app Zap Map – we touch on its progress to date and what the plans are for the future.After releasing 2023 full-year results this week, Nigel outlines the momentum building across Good Energy as we break down the numbers.Nigel finishes by detailing the medium and long-term strategy for the business.
  • Popular ETFs, trading fees, and the evolution of investment products with Saxo's Dan Squires

    The UK Investor Magazine was thrilled to welcome Dan Squires, Head of UK Sales at Saxo, for a deep dive into trading fees, the evolution of investment products, and the growing popularity of ETFs.The conversation starts with looking at fees and how reducing fees can enhance investment terms over the long term. Dan explains recent changes at Saxo and why they were made.We explore the types of strategies that are most heavily impacted by lower fees, for example, short-term trading indices versus long term investing in ETFs.Saxo has made a big push into offering ETFs, and we look at how the market is developing and the options available for investors.Dan outlines the most popular ETFs used by Saxo’s clients and details the specific strategies they pursue when investing in ETFs.
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    The UK Investor Magazine was delighted to be joined by Dan Hubert, CEO and Founder of AppyWay, to discuss their current Crowdcube round and plans to revolutionise car parking.AppyWay has brought together parking/loading maps, occupancy data and cashless payments to offer local authorities and drivers a unique service that helps efficient travel and parking, while reducing emissions.The company has developed a SaaS business model generating recurring revenues from multi-year kerbside management system contracts sold to local government and private operators Data Licensing (B2B & B2C). It also operates a cashless parking app with unique kerbside access visibility to help drivers save time and money.AppyWay has smashed its target on Crowdcube and is now overfunding with availability for new investors.Find out more on Crowdcube here
  • Generative AI, London IPOs, and growing technology companies with Tekcapital’s Dr Clifford Gross

    The UK Investor Magazine was thrilled to be joined by Dr Clifford Gross, CEO of Tekcapital, to discuss the recent developments at the technology investment company.Dr Clifford Gross provides an update on Tekcapitals portfolio companies and outlines the core plans for 2024.We discuss Guident’s new headquarters, funding opportunities and the timeline for a potential listing.Tekcapital recently earmarked £500,000 for investment in Generative AI. We look at how this investment could be made and when.
  • Investing in UK B2B SaaS companies with Haatch SEIS and EIS funds

    The UK Investor Magazine was thrilled to welcome Fred Soneya, Co-Founder of Haatch, for a deep-dive into Haatch’s SEIS and EIS funds, which are exclusively available to high-net-worth individuals and sophisticated investors. Find out more about Haatch’s SEIS & EIS Funds here. Haatch invests in B2B SaaS companies at the pre-seed and seed stages with the aim of taking them to £1m in revenue – the Series A benchmark. We explore Haatch’s sweet spot for investment, detailing investee companies’ stages in their lifecycle and the key milestones for portfolio companies. Fred explains the importance of portfolio companies identifying deep pains in their customer bases that support long-term recurring revenue generation. We touch on examples of these pains in Haatch’s portfolio company. Haatch has had a number of exits, and we look at how the process of exiting an investment has influenced the types of companies Haatch seeks out.Fred explains the recent exciting developments in SEIS rules and what it means for investors. Find out more about Haatch’s SEIS & EIS Funds here.
  • A tactical approach to FTSE 350 sector allocation with Marc Kimsey

    The UK Investor Magazine was thrilled to be joined by Marc Kimsey, Director of F&O Research, for a broad discussion focused on the tactical approach to global equities.Register for the UK Investor Magazine Investor Conference at the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) 13th MarchWe explore the potential scenarios for UK and US equities in the coming months in the run-up to elections.Consideration is paid to interest rates and how the equity market may behave in reaction to upcoming decisions.Marc provides insights into a selection of UK equities highlighting FTSE 350 companies he feels are worth adding to a watchlist.We touch on Taylor Wimpey, Barclays, and JD Sports.Download Report: Two US Stocks Picks for 2024
  • Premier African Minerals, Avacta, Tekcapital and a Small Cap Round-up with Charles Archer

    The UK Investor Magazine was delighted to welcome Charles Archer to the Podcast for a deep-dive into a selection of UK small-caps.Please register for the UK Investor Magazine Investor Conference at the London Stock Exchange here.We start with a market overview, including the influences of monetary policy on growth companies and what to expect from the upcoming budget.We discuss:Premier African Minerals (LON:PREM)Avacta (LON:AVCT)Tekcapital (LON:TEK)Golden Metal Resource (LON:GMET)Greatland Gold (LON:GGP)Acuity RM (LON:ACRM)hVIVO (LON:HVO)
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    The UK Investor Magazine was thrilled to be joined by Stephen Crosher, CEO and Co-Founder of RheEnergise, to discuss the company’s long-duration power storage technology designed to enhance and stabilise the distribution of renewable power.RheEnergise is revolutionising pumped hydro energy storage which turns small hills into giant batteries. RheEnergise has developed a high-density, low-viscosity liquid that enables the storage of power to be released in times of high energy demand.Stephen provides comparisons against other power storage methods including lithium batteries and traditional pumped hydro.RheEnergise are engaged with major players in the power industry and has a number of early facilities planned for 2024.The company is currently raising funds on Crowdcube as part of a wider funding round to scale the business in line with growth in power storage demand.Find out more on Crowdcube here.