Articles by Rob Griffin

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

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

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

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

Should I open a Lifetime Isa?

Thursday, 28 March 2019 | Article

A reader asks if he should open a Lisa for a house purchase when he has little credit history

Fund Briefing: How to invest in defensive funds

Wednesday, 23 May 2018 | Article

While such a prospect seemed laughable when the FTSE 100 hit an all-time high in January, its subsequent 10% fall has been enough to give investors the jitters