Articles by Rob Griffin

Fund briefing: how to invest in the mixed-assets sector

Wednesday, 02 January 2019 | Article

If you want to shield yourself from financial shocks, investing in mixed-asset funds could be the answer. Just make sure you find the right ones for you

Fund briefing: are the biggest funds the best to invest in?

Wednesday, 12 December 2018 | Article

We look at the biggest funds across different sectors, why they’re so popular, whether it’s justified and if they’re better investments than smaller rivals

Fund Briefing: how to invest in US smaller companies

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Article

Investors who put their faith in the IA North American Smaller Companies sector have every reason to be cracking open the champagne.

Fund Briefing: how to invest in future trends

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | Article

There’s much to be said for investing in companies that are able to tap into future growth areas. Here’s what to look out for if you want to invest in tomorrow’s winners

10 top mobile apps for spending, saving and investing on the go

Monday, 12 November 2018 | Article

From keeping tabs on your spending to setting savings goals, take advantage of smartphone apps and online tools to maximise your savings

Investment Doctor: Are our Stocks and Shares Isa fund choices still OK?

Wednesday, 17 October 2018 | Article

A married couple want to check if they should switch any of the funds held across their Isas

Fund Briefing: how to invest in Asia Pacific

Wednesday, 26 September 2018 | Article

There is no denying Asia’s potential. With fast-growing economies, strong export markets and an increasingly wealthy middle class, it’s little wonder that investors are taking notice.

The best investment funds to boost your children’s savings

Wednesday, 19 September 2018 | Article

Investing for children is a careful balancing act. You want their money to grow as fast as they do, but you don’t want to take so much risk that you jeopardise their financial future

Fund Briefing: how to invest in strategic bonds

Wednesday, 08 August 2018 | Article

Billions of pounds have been invested in strategic bond funds over the past year, this enthusiasm ensuring it was the best-selling sector in 2017 – and in seven of the past 12 months.

Fund Briefing: How to invest in the specialist sector

Wednesday, 11 July 2018 | Article

Investors looking for something different may find themselves drawn to the IA (Investment Association) specialist sector, which consists of funds that simply don’t fit anywhere else