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Woodford Equity Income being investigated by Financial Conduct Authority

Wednesday, 19 June 2019 | News

The FCA has confirmed opening an investigation into Woodford's flagship fund

Neil Woodford "absolutely wrong" to not waive fees says Scottish Mortgage manager James Anderson

Tuesday, 11 June 2019 | News

James Anderson (pictured top), manager of Scottish Mortgage investment trust, a Moneywise First 50 Fund for beginners, has joined the...

Financial regulator considers new rules for investment funds holding hard-to-sell assets

Monday, 10 June 2019 | News

New rules could be introduced for open-ended funds that hold illiquid investments, according to the head of the Financial Conduct Authority.

Neil Woodford's fund fees criticised amid closure disarray, as backers scramble to distance themselves

Friday, 07 June 2019 | News

Neil Woodford has lost the backing of two big supporters after his move to block investors from...

Financial watchdog imposes restrictions on peer-to-peer investing

Tuesday, 04 June 2019 | News

Retail investors will be restricted to having just 10% of their investments in peer-to-peer (P2P) loans, according to new rules from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).

Neil Woodford's flagship investment fund suspends withdrawals

Tuesday, 04 June 2019 | News

The decision comes after the fund suffered a spike in withdrawals from investors.

Fund Briefing: Are bonds right for me?

Wednesday, 05 June 2019 | Article

Billions of pounds are invested in bonds. They are a core holding in many people’s portfolios and are relied upon to deliver stable income.

How to make money in falling markets

Wednesday, 05 June 2019 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

When we think about making money from our investments, most of us imagine investing in the shares of companies that we like and that we expect will do well in the future – a natural assumption

Pensions minister calls for ethical investing - but could a generational divide be holding back green money?

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | News

Pensions minister Guy Opperman MP (pictured top) has called for pension funds to be used to invest money ethically - but investment managers remain sceptical, citing a generational divide holding back a tide of green money.<...>

Investment sectors: your no-nonsense jargon buster

Wednesday, 22 May 2019 | Article

Get a better understanding of the different investment sectors to help you pick the right funds