Articles by Philip Scott

Bonds: High Yield

Thursday, 30 July 2015 | Article

According to trade body, the Investment Association, collectively we now have £899 billion invested in funds - pooled investment schemes sometimes referred to as unit trusts or OEICs.

Bonds: UK Gilts

Thursday, 30 July 2015 | Article

According to trade body, the Investment Association, collectively we now have £899 billion invested in funds - pooled investment schemes sometimes referred to as unit trusts or OEICs.

Equity funds: Rest of the world

Thursday, 30 July 2015 | Article

According to trade body, the Investment Association, collectively we now have £899 billion invested in funds - pooled investment schemes sometimes referred to as unit trusts or OEICs.

Equity funds: UK and Europe

Thursday, 30 July 2015 | Article

According to trade body, the Investment Association, collectively we now have £899 billion invested in funds - pooled investment schemes sometimes referred to as unit trusts or OEICs.

Set yourself a savings goal

Thursday, 11 June 2015 | Article

Successful saving is arguably a lot like exercise - no pain, no gain. As is the case when undertaking a new fitness regime, if you properly commit yourself and stick to it, the long-term rewards can be great.

The truth about cheap fixed-rate deals

Thursday, 04 June 2015 | Article

It seems mortgage borrowers have never had it so good when snapping up a deal, as stiff competition between providers has managed to drive costs to new lows.

Expert investment tips for your Isa - the adventurous investor

Thursday, 26 March 2015 | Article

With interest rates now at their historic low of 0.5% for six years and counting, thousands of savers have piled into the stockmarket in a bid to get a better long-term return from their cash.

Expert investment tips for your Isa - the moderate investor

Thursday, 26 March 2015 | Article

With interest rates now at their historic low of 0.5% for six years and counting, thousands of savers have piled into the stockmarket in a bid to get a better long-term return from their cash.

Expert investment tips for your Isa - the cautious investor

Thursday, 26 March 2015 | Article

With interest rates now at their historic low of 0.5% for six years and counting, thousands of savers have piled into the stockmarket in a bid to get a better long-term return from their cash.

Where to invest in 2015: bonds

Monday, 05 January 2015 | Article

In retrospect, if 2013 was the party, 2014 was something more akin to a hangover for UK investors.