Early coins were struck from electrum an alloy of both silver and gold the first examples of which are thought to have originally come from Lydia and Ionia on the coast of modern Turkey nearly 650BC.
Early coins were struck from electrum an alloy of both silver and gold the first examples of which are thought to have originally come from Lydia and Ionia on the coast of modern Turkey nearly 650BC. These coins were hand struck and were probably used by early traders to pay for goods and services. Savers would have to wait over 2100 years before they could use any spare coins to start an account at a bank with the opening of the worlds oldest bank, Banca Monte Dei Paschi di Siena in 1472. In 1943 Tommy Flowers developed the first electronic programmable computer, Colossus. Its therefore no surprise that at some point in history forward thinking Independent Financial Advisers would be using computers and software to enable clients to monitor, invest and manage their investments online. At Acorn Wealth Management Group we bring to our clients the latest cutting edge technology. From your very first engagement with us we will be using technology to save both your time and ours. As the old adage goes, time is money and as such we can pass our savings onto you the customer with an extremely competitive charging structure (Link to Charges). There are of course other benefits to using the latest technology, less paper and less fuel. As a business AWMG is committed to sustainable forestry. Most of our promotional material is printed using recycled paper and card.