As an independent investment house with thirty years’ experience and research, we are often asked for our perspective.
September 2017

15th September

Killik & Co’s Mick Gilligan is included as part of an expert panel, giving his verdict on the Top 100 Funds in the UK.

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8th September

Killik & Co’s Jonathan Drysch explains the advantages and drawbacks of the Lifetime ISA for long term saving.

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5th September

Killik & Co’s Rachel Winter discusses her three latest stock picks – Xylem, Novo Nordisk and SSP – with Morningstar presenter Emma Wall

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August 2017

31st August

Killik & Co’s Tim Bennett explains the risks associated with, and personal responsibility of, a SIPP vs. pension


25th August

Rachel Winter is quoted in an article where she discusses the way investors are able to generate good returns with less risk.

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23rd August

Sarah Holloway is quoted extensively in an article encouraging inheritance tax planning.

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22nd August

Killik & Co is quoted on the FCA’s investigation into Vanquis Bank in an article about Provident Financial’s shares.

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21st August

Nick Mitchell is quoted in their regular Debate feature, offering the ‘yes’ perspective on whether we should be concerned about this year’s sharp appreciation of the euro.

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19th August

Mick Gilligan is quoted in a Q&A article about equity income funds.

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17th August

Mick Gilligan is quoted, providing his investment recommendations on property and infrastructure trusts.

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5th August

Killik & Co’s Mick Gilligan is quoted in a feature on the best places to invest in times of rising inflation, commenting on Scottish Mortgage and Temple Bar.

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5th August

Killik & Co’s Sarah Hollowell is quoted in a feature on the movement to modernize will writing procedures, noting the risks associated with digitalizing the process.

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3rd August

The Traveller’s Tales event with professional explorer Ed Stafford, hosted at Killik & Co Mayfair, is announced to the readers of Conde Nast Traveller.

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1st August

Killik & Co’s Rachel Winter shares her three stocks picks with Morningstar’s Emma Hall, including Prudential, Visa and Antofagasta

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July 2017

31st July

Killik & Co’s Sarah Hollowell is quoted in an article on the number of pensioners required to fill out tax returns.

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29th July

Killik & Co’s Mick Gilligan comments on the impact of the financial crash ten years on.

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27th July

Comments from Killik & Co’s Andrew Duncan are included in an analysis of Diageo company revenues, which beat estimates and rose to £12.1 billion

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20th July

Killik & Co’s Andrew Duncan is included in a feature on Unilever’s first half year profits, describing the results as “reassuring”.

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17th July

Killik & Co’s Rachel Winter comments on the news that Carillion has been named as one of the firms to work on building a new high-speed rail network in Britain.

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2nd July

In a feature on the impact of the rise of robo-advisers, Killik & Co’s Silo is featured as a case study, supported by comments from Zoe Zambakides.

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1st July

Killik & Co’s Mick Gilligan is quoted in a feature on why companies can no longer afford to pay top dividends, and the implications of this for investors.

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June 2017

19th June

Killik & Co’s partnership with Lapada begins with an exclusive seminar held at the Mayfair office, on ‘Collecting Anqtique Jewellery’.

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17th June

In a feature about the reluctance of traditional wealth managers to embrace the digital revolution, Killik & Co is included as a firm that has chosen to develop its own save and invest app – Silo

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17th June

Killik & Co’s Head of Fund Research, Mick Gilligan, is quoted in a feature about passive investments, commenting that as more money is raised passively, there is a risk that markets could become less efficient.

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8th June

Killik & Co’s Neil Evans outlines the timings associated with dividend qualification in ‘The essential guide to getting dividends’

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3rd June

Killik & Co’s Tim Bennett outlines the important considerations relating to retirement, for the weekly Portfolio Therapy column.

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2nd June

Killik & Co’s Mick Gilligan is quoted in a feature on the Woodford Patient Capital Trust, and its potential for high growth.

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1st June

Killik & Co insights are included in a feature about Patient Capital Trust.


1st June

In a feature titled ‘Cash Vs Investing’, Killik & Co’s Head of Education, Tim Bennett explains the challenges of successfully juggling both the desire for safety and the need for inflation beating returns.

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May 2017

20th May

Tim Bennett responds to a reader’s query about cost efficiencies in retirement, and the implications of relying solely on property for income.

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19th May

Killik & Co’s Harry Stothert is recognised as one of Citywire Wealth Manager’s Top 30 Under 30 – a shortlist of young professionals that considers academic achievements, qualifications and the importance of the role played by the individual.

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18th May

Neil Evans explains the difference between a Scrip and Drip dividend schemes, for a feature entitled How to collect dividends in shares rather than cash.

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15th May

Tim Bennett explains how best to manage your wealth through the market cycle, and the strategy that investors need for shorter-term cash-flow

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6th May

Tim Bennett’s expertise are included in the regular Portfolio Therapy feature, where financial solutions are offered in response to a reader case study

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5th May

Jonathan Drysch offers advice for making pension pots last with income drawdown

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5th May

Tim Bennett offers financial tips for millennials on how to make their money work harder

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2nd May

Killik & Co is announced as the official sponsor of the LAPADA Art Fair.

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April 2017

21st April

Rachel Winter discusses the benefits of the new three-year NS&I Investment Guaranteed Growth Bond.

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9th April

Why you should invest for an income – Paul Killik discusses the importance of income as a metric to stock market performance, putting our Killik & Co Income Monitor to work in Ian Cowie’s column this week for The Sunday Times


6th April

Head of Research, Mick Gilligan, gives his recommendations and rationale for ISA investments as we enter the new tax year.

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1st April

Paul Killik explains the benefits of compounding and intergenerational planning for helping younger generations.

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March 2017

24th March

Rachel Winter gives her expertise on covering a £10,000 income shortfall, through investing cash and switching investments to higher yield alternatives.

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22nd March

Mick Gilligan gives his perspective on Small Cap investing as the UK prepares to leave the EU.

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18th March

Sarah Lord comments on utilizing Junior ISA allowances before the end of the tax year, in order to save for your children and grandchildren.

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17th March

Sarah Lord outlines her end of tax year ‘checklist’ for effective planning ahead of 5th April/

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16th March

In a feature entitled We like zero dividend preference shares, Mick Gilligan discusses the associated tax benefits of this niche form of investment.

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14th March

In a feature around Nicola Sturgeon’s call for another Scottish referendum, Mike Pate comments on the uncertainty around, and impact of, the fall in oil revenues.

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14th March

In an editorial feature entitled What’s Worrying Investors? Five threats that could derail the bull market, Mike Pate and Tim Bennett are mentioned as experts who expect currencies and markets ‘to be hostage to news flow on negotiations’ until Britain formally leaves the EU.

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10th March

Jonathan Drysch, Associate Director of Wealth Planning, stresses the importance of considering other factors before using ISAs before pensions for IHT purposes

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3rd March

Mike Pate responds to the 2017 Spring Budget announcement, and the impact on income investors.

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