Investing

Moneywise's First 50 Funds for beginners

When you start investing, choosing from thousands of funds can seem very daunting. To make your choice easier, Moneywise editor Moira O’Neill has picked her 50 favourite funds for beginners.

Japan becomes new investor favourite

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 | News

Figures from the Investment Association (IA) show that investors turned positive towards Japan in October. The sector was among the largest in terms of net retail sales and the second-best performer last month.

Investors more worried about inflation and low interest rates than Brexit

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 | News

Investors view high inflation and low interest rates as more of a threat to their wealth than Brexit, according to new findings from Rathbone Investment Management.

First 50 Funds Interview: Anthony Cross, Liontrust Special Situations

Tuesday, 14 November 2017 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman meets fund manager Anthony Cross to get the lowdown on Liontrust Special Situations, a member of...

Your shout: Moneywise readers have their say in October 2017

Monday, 13 November 2017 | Blog | By Helen Knapman

Each month we publish the best comments, emails and letters from our readers. Here are the best of October 2017:

The most dangerous mouse in Britain

Thursday, 09 November 2017 | Blog | By Holly Mackay


Inflation is one of those dull words bandied about by economists in the finance pages and on the news. Easy to put into the “yeah, whatever” category and move on.

A year after Trump's victory, how have markets fared?

Thursday, 09 November 2017 | News

One year ago, the US electorate shocked most pundits and commentators around the world by electing Donald Trump to the White House.

Women and Money: Investing for children

Wednesday, 08 November 2017 | TV /Video

Nine companies that could take investors to wonderland this winter

Monday, 06 November 2017 | News

Stock market investments often outperform over the winter months, research shows.

Five questions to consider before selling a fund

Monday, 06 November 2017 | News

Many funds have been underperforming lately. The most recent research shows that more than 90% of funds fall short of delivering above-average returns over a three-year period.

Have Neil Woodford and these three other star managers lost their Midas touch?

Friday, 03 November 2017 | News

Thirty years ago, the notion of robots replacing humans was the vision of dystopian science fiction.