Alternative investing

A guide to robo-investing

Many investors are willingly controlled by robots – following the advice of low-cost automated investment sites such as Nutmeg.

Deal of the week: Could a 'Burrito bond' be a spicy investment for your portfolio?

Thursday, 11 October 2018 | News

Investors looking for a spicy income kicker might want to check out the launch of the ‘Burrito Bond’ from restaurant chain Chilango.

Will Meghan Markle magic enchant the stock market?

Friday, 18 May 2018 | News

The UK public has taken Meghan Markle to their hearts.

Harry Potter spins some investment magic

Monday, 16 April 2018 | News

Collectors are hoping investments in rare Harry Potter merchandise will work some magic on their money.

easyJet founder Stelios aims to shake up financial services with Isa launch

Saturday, 24 February 2018 | News

The founder of easyJet has launched a new brand in the personal finance market, offering an Innovative Finance Isa (IF Isa) to investors.

Cryptocurrency inquiry launched by MPs

Thursday, 22 February 2018 | News

The meteoric rise of cryptocurrency into public consciousness has piqued the interest of the Parliamentary Treasury Committee.

Moneywise users divided on the merits of ethical investing

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | News

Moneywise users are divided on the merits of investing in ethical, sustainable and socially responsible funds.

Credit card providers ban customers from buying Bitcoin

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | News

Credit card customers of Lloyds Banking Group and Virgin Money will be unable to buy cryptocurrencies under new rules.

Revolut premium customers left short-changed by cryptocurrency shake-up

Friday, 02 February 2018 | News

Customers who signed up to a premium subscription to trade cryptocurrencies on the Revolut app face being left out of pocket while new customers can trade for free.

Everything you need to know about cryptocurrency

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 | Article

Virtual currencies have been grabbing the headlines over the past few weeks, so here’s a guide to how they work and why I’ve invested in them.

Ask the experts: Investing in renewable energy can offer good returns. Is it a safe bet?

Wednesday, 03 January 2018 | Question and Answer

While the returns from these investments can appear very attractive, particularly with interest rates at such low levels, it would be a mistake to compare them directly with those from savings accounts.