First Step Investments

Holding onto cash seems so easy but have you considered whether you are getting real returns?

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Are your savings working out for you?

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Are your savings working out for you?

So, you probably think that cash has obvious benefits!

It is readily available whenever you might need it, and ultimately it just seems like the safest low risk option when it comes to saving.

Yet, when we think of cash, we don’t realise it has a hidden enemy called inflation. Nobody sees it but it’s reducing the value of your savings every day 

It’s all about trying to find the right balance between risk and return and working towards your longer term objectives such as buying a home or saving for a dream holiday

But there’s more you should consider.

Take your first step into investments:

One simple step you could take to boost your capital and potentially reach your financial goals is to diversify* your savings through low-risk investment options. Yet there is no guarantee.

Take your first step into investments:

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Investing is a journey

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Investing is a journey

The aim is that your money can be invested with the same focus on security, quick availability, simplicity and predictability as with traditional savings.

However, as with all funds they offer opportunities but also involve risks, such as possible price losses, capital loss or the loss of distributions. Please remember, past performance does not predict future returns.

Solutions for everyone

That’s why we have developed investment solutions for everyone, allowing you to pick funds that match the level of risk/return you are comfortable with and help you take that first step into investments.

Solutions for everyone

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*Diversification does not guarantee a profit or protect against a loss.

Unless otherwise stated, all information contained in this document is from Amundi Asset Management S.A.S. and is as of 08 May 2024. Diversification does not guarantee a profit or protect against a loss. The views expressed regarding market and economic trends are those of the author and not necessarily Amundi Asset Management S.A.S. and are subject to change at any time based on market and other conditions, and there can be no assurance that countries, markets or sectors will perform as expected. These views should not be relied upon as investment advice, a security recommendation, or as an indication of trading for any Amundi product. This material does not constitute an offer or solicitation to buy or sell any security, fund units or services. Investment involves risks, including market, political, liquidity and currency risks. Past performance is not a guarantee or indicative of future results. 

Date of first use: 1 July 2024

Doc ID: 3578777

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