Funds

Moneywise Fund Awards 2018

By pooling together money from lots of individuals, investment funds make it cheaper and easier for the average person to make money on the stock market.

Looking for income? 28 investment trusts that yield more than 4%

Friday, 01 March 2019 | News

A total of 28 investment trusts are currently yielding more than 4%, according to investment bank Stifel’s latest report.

Fund Briefing: Is now the right time to invest in UK companies?

Wednesday, 27 February 2019 | Article

With Brexit woes continuing, it is a challenging time for UK companies. But investment experts say that doesn’t mean you should neglect your UK funds

Revealed: The one investment trust that would have made you an Isa millionaire

Tuesday, 26 February 2019 | News

Only one investment trust would have been able to produce an Isa millionaire in the 20 years since the introduction of Isas, according to the Association of Investment Companies (AIC),

First 50 Funds Interview: Jupiter Strategic Bond's Ariel Bezalel

Wednesday, 13 February 2019 | Article

Moneywise’s Edmund Greaves meets fund manager Ariel Bezalel to get the lowdown on Jupiter Strategic Bond, a member of the Moneywise First 50 Funds

Investments in the doghouse: latest poor performing 'dog funds' revealed

Tuesday, 12 February 2019 | News

The sum of money held in serial underperformers has mushroomed from £33.6 billion to £54.6 billion.

Fund briefing: risks and rewards of contrarian investing - should you consider it?

Wednesday, 06 February 2019 | Article

We look at the risks and rewards of taking a contrarian view of the stock market, buying when share prices are falling and selling when they are rising

Ditch the jargon so investors know what they are buying, City watchdog tells fund managers

Tuesday, 05 February 2019 | News

The Financial Conduct Authority has called on fund managers to explain more clearly what their funds are doing, using consumer-friendly language.

My investments right now are a sea of red

Thursday, 14 February 2019 | Blog | By Rachel Rickard Straus

"I have to take a deep breath before I check their performance online and peer through my fingers," writes Rachel Rickard Straus

First 50 Funds: John C. Bogle founder of Vanguard and pioneer of cheap investments for everyone

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 | Article

Moneywise’s Edmund Greaves looks back on the legacy of John Clifton Bogle, tracker fund pioneer and founder of Vanguard, which has several funds in the Moneywise First 50 Funds for beginners

Income ideas for your Investment Isa

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 | Article

With the Isa deadline on the horizon, now is the time to focus on making the most of your investments.