Moneywise's First 50 Funds for beginners

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Bank of England governor Mark Carney to step down as hunt for replacement begins

Wednesday, 24 April 2019 | News

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has announced that the search for a new governor has begun.

Baillie Gifford to shut down direct investment trust savings schemes and move investors

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | News

Baillie Gifford has joined the growing number of investment trust managers moving to offer a new home for holdings invested directly with them. We explain why.

Financial watchdog to highlight underperforming funds but stops short of naming and shaming

Tuesday, 23 April 2019 | News

The financial watchdog says it plans to publish statistics on active funds that have provided long-term underperformance.  

Deal of the week: take out a Junior Isa when the Royal baby is born and you won't pay fees for a year

Thursday, 18 April 2019 | News

Take out a Stocks and Shares Junior Isa (Jisa) with Wealthsimple when the Royal baby is born and you won’t have to pay fees for a whole year.

How will I be taxed if I share a Premium Bond win with workmates?

Thursday, 18 April 2019 | Question and Answer

Premium Bonds can only be held by an individual, and any prize money only goes to the bond holder – in this case, yourself.

How the UK stock market doubled in value…without even moving

Wednesday, 17 April 2019 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

Albert Einstein once said: “Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it earns it… he who doesn’t pays it.”

Savers underestimate the level of FSCS pension protection, as £85,000 cover extends beyond cash savings

Thursday, 11 April 2019 | News

Most people are unaware of level of protection they receive from the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) for pension products.

The UK investment funds that minimise Brexit risk - and some that could gain from maximising it

Wednesday, 10 April 2019 | News

Which investment funds in UK equity sectors have the lowest and highest exposure to UK revenues?

Investing platform interactive investor introduces "Netflix-like" monthly fee model

Monday, 08 April 2019 | News

Online investment platform interactive investor has announced the introduction of a new monthly fee structure.

Why I’m a one-trick pony at parties

Friday, 05 April 2019 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

I spend a lot of time encouraging people – including family and friends – to build wealth and become financially independent; to put money into a pension regularly; and when the opportunity arises, to squirrel a little away...