Funds

First 50 Funds Interview: Peter Ewins, F&C Global Smaller Companies Trust

Fund manager Peter Ewins gives Moneywise’s Helen Knapman the lowdown on F&C Global Smaller Companies Trust –

First 50 update: Finsbury Growth & Income Trust outperforms benchmark

Tuesday, 22 May 2018 | News

While investors should never place too much emphasis on six-monthly returns, Finsbury Growth & Income Trust – one of our 

'Girl fund' will invest in gender-diverse firms

Monday, 21 May 2018 | News

With a nod to ‘girl power’, Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has launched the first gender diversity fund focusing on UK companies.

50 ways to boost your savings income: fixed-interest and property investing

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 | Article

Four ways to boost your savings using fixed-interest and property investing.

First 50 Funds Interview: iShares' Pollyanna Harper

Tuesday, 01 May 2018 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman gets the lowdown on iShares from head of iShares UK intermediary sales at BlackRock, Pollyanna Harper.

Experts dismiss adage: 'Sell in May and go away until St Leger Day'

Tuesday, 01 May 2018 | News

Sell in May and go away until St Leger Day is a common investment adage, but it may not be one worth following.

Star fund managers in 2018's 'Hall of Fame'

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 | News

Investment research company Financial Express (FE) has revealed the 50 fund managers who have made it into its annual Hall of Fame - including several managers of Moneywise's First 50 Funds.

First 50 Funds Interview: Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders David Gait & Sashi Reddy

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman talks to David Gait (pictured above) and Sashi Reddy, fund managers of First 50 Fund Stewart Investors Asia Pacific Leaders.

Moneywise First 50 Funds: F&C Commercial Property Trust reports a 'resilient' portfolio with returns of 8.8%

Tuesday, 17 April 2018 | News

The F&C Commercial Property Trust has reported a return of 8.8% for 2017.

It pays to be quick off the investor mark

Monday, 09 April 2018 | News

The 2017/18 tax year has drawn to a close and straight away a new tax year has begun, and, with it, investors will be inundated with marketing material from their fund platform that extols the virtues of being an ‘early-bird...

Fund investors should be in the cheapest share class

Thursday, 05 April 2018 | News

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has called on fund managers and financial advisers to move fund investors into the cheapest share class when it is in their “best interests”.