Articles by Rebecca Jones

How to align your investments with your principles

Tuesday, 02 January 2018 | Article

Many of us are making more ethical and sustainable choices as consumers, but we can also make a positive impact with our savings and investments.

Buy, hold or sell: Old Mutual UK Alpha

Monday, 08 February 2016 | Article

His reputation was secured during his time at the helm of Schroder UK Alpha Plus, which returned a top-decile 243 per cent during his 11-year tenure - more than double the sector average and 88 per cent more than the FTSE...

UK must abandon debt culture to solve pension crisis

Wednesday, 20 January 2016 | News

The UK urgently needs to move away from a current culture of spending and debt to a culture of saving if future retirees are to have enough to live on, according to two leading savings and retirement experts.

UK inflation hits 11-month high

Tuesday, 19 January 2016 | News

UK inflation registered its second consecutive month of growth in December, after remaining close to or below zero for much of last year as steep declines in the price of oil - which has reduced transport costs - begins to...

Woodford plans new share issue

Wednesday, 13 January 2016 | News

In an announcement to the London Stock Exchange on Wednesday (13 January), the board of the Woodford Patient Capital trust has indicated that it intends to issue a fresh tranche of shares for the popular trust.

Buy, hold or sell: Guinness Global Equity Income

Wednesday, 13 January 2016 | Article


Investment trusts raise record assets in 2015

Monday, 14 December 2015 | News

The investment company sector raised a record £5.2 billion this year, while discounts narrowed to historic lows.

Deflation spells bad news for savers and pensioners

Wednesday, 18 November 2015 | News

Inflation stubbornly stuck in negative territory in October, with prices 0.1% lower over the year, according to the latest consumer price index (CPI) figures.

Buy, hold or sell: Argonaut European Enhanced Income

Monday, 09 November 2015 | Article


Olly Russ first bought German telecommunications firm Drillisch in June 2014, convinced by the company's innovative model. The firm is a virtual mobile network operator.

October's 10 most-bought funds

Thursday, 05 November 2015 | News

Six of the top 10 in October were actively managed funds. This follows a record-breaking month in September, when five of the top 10 most-bought funds were index trackers, or passive funds.