Category Archives: Community

Getting to know us… Audit Department

Robson Laidler Audit

At Robson Laidler, we want you to get to know us better!   Today, we ask Charlotte Boyle from our Audit Department 10 Questions…   How long have you been with Robson Laidler? I began working at Robson Laidler in July 2021   What is your current role at Robson Laidler? […]

Robson Laidler Featured on BBC’s Look North

Robson Laidler on BBC Look North

Robson Laidler had its first TV debut last night featuring on the BBC Look North programme. The programme discusses The North of Tyne Combined Authority’s Good Work Pledge’ of which Robson Laidler are an accredited business, achieving high standards across the five pillars of Good Work Practice, which are: Promoting Health and […]

Emma excels into financial planning role

Emma Purvis

Robson Laidler Wealth is moving forward with a senior financial planning promotion and a raft of new appointments as it continues to grow.   The financial planning firm has seen a 14% increase in turnover in its last financial year and is set to growth by a further 10% this […]

World Environment Day. What are green investments?

World Environment Day

A few years’ ago, we felt that it was important to offer our client’s an alternative to our mainstream investment portfolios which are low cost and globally diverse.  But what does the green alternative look like?  We decided not to call our new portfolios ethical investments.  This is because what […]

Happy Good Earth Day – sustainable investments

Earth Day

Happy Good Earth Day! Here at Robson Laidler Wealth we understand that the way we invest money has the power to change the world. That’s why we launched our Sustainable Investment portfolios last year.  Our portfolios embrace the UN Sustainable Developments Goals and have a “do no harm” ethos.  The […]

Working from home – or living at work?

emma purvis

We’ve reached the anniversary of us all packing up our office and working from home! We cannot believe it’s been a year. It’s certainly had its ups and downs. Recently we read an article in The Times, which covered how six successful women work from home, so we thought we’d […]

ESG investing – a new normal?

ESG Investing

Over the last year we have been having more conversations around ESG investing – where fund priorities are based on environmental, social, and governance issues. There has always been a small number of individuals who have specifically mentioned that they wish for a particular area to be excluded from their […]

Financial Planning for North East Women

Financial planning for women

Come on ladies, it’s time to get a handle on long term finance! There have been a number of headlines recently about women not taking responsibility for their longer-term planning, many leaving it to their partner. Is this a problem? Perhaps not for some, but in my job I see […]

Coast to Coast Conquered

Last month I posted an article on my training for the Coast to Coast (C2C) cycle ride. I’m pleased to report our team managed to conquer the ride last weekend despite atrocious weather. We set off enthusiastically from Fernwood House on Friday morning loaded with enough fruit, water and chocolate […]

Coast to Coast – Charity Cycle

Here at Robson Laidler we have a strong focus on giving something back to the community.  We have regular charity fund raising activities as well as volunteering opportunities. I’ll be honest I often ignore the requests for help with this or that charity effort but when someone suggested a charity […]