Alternative investing

Christmas gifts that offer a financial gain

Tuesday, 01 December 2009 | Article

This Christmas will hopefully be a time when families come together, shut the door on the economic gloom and share some festive cheer, even if it is on a more frugal scale than in years gone by.

Professional investor reveals his strategy

Monday, 26 October 2009 | TV /Video

Why being gloomy can pay off

Monday, 26 October 2009 | Article

Any community that survives and thrives by scoring points off the next person has few qualms about kicking a man when he is down, as Peter Spiller - by some distance the most successful manager of any UK-authorised...

Smart ways to grow your money

Friday, 23 October 2009 | TV /Video

Yield a steady income from your investment

Tuesday, 20 October 2009 | Article

As savings rates collapse, investors looking for a steady income have had to look at other options they might not previously have felt comfortable about, including investment trusts.

A lesson from investment history

Tuesday, 06 October 2009 | Article

Back in 1979 even the civil servants calculating the trade deficit were on strike, but Margaret Thatcher's incoming government knew from the uncollected rubbish in the streets and the pickets at hospital gates that the...

The future of ethical investing

Tuesday, 29 September 2009 | Article

Green and ethical funds have slowly been edging into the mainstream investment space over the past 25 years, gathering more than just hippies and Quakers as investors piggyback on trends such as renewable energy.

Investment guru reveals all

Friday, 25 September 2009 | TV /Video

The golden rules of investing

Tuesday, 22 September 2009 | TV /Video

The rise of a sector that promises returns in any market

Thursday, 23 July 2009 | Article

The absolute return sector was only formed in April 2008, but its success has helped it pull in a lot of new money and an increasing number of managers.