Personal journal to record investment decisions for my own reference and in future, for my loved ones who will take over the portfolio. Advertising free as I'm not seeking hits or ad revenue. On the internet anyone can have a pretend portfolio, whether you think this blog is fake or real, doesn't bother me. :)
Belief that there will be a deal rather than no-deal.
Threat of nationalisation removed, National Grid, SSE, BT, Royal Mail rally.
Nice 1 day gain in my interactive brokers account. Probably one of my largest 1-day gains since the financial crisis.
Lloyds is probably one of the biggest beneficiaries, adding about +8% to its share price on the news. In my previous post I talked about accumulating Lloyds. The position is a decent size but because it is a pure UK play, I hesitated to add too much, preferring to diversify with SAN and ING