Funds

Investment trusts: everything you need to know

Investment trusts: a trusted way to grow your capital – and get an income.

How much will I get back if a platform goes bust?

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | Question and Answer

The FSCS is the UK’s compensation scheme for customers of authorised financial services firms. It pays compensation if the firm is unable, or likely to be unable, to pay claims against it.

Fund Briefing: how to invest in future trends

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | Article

There’s much to be said for investing in companies that are able to tap into future growth areas. Here’s what to look out for if you want to invest in tomorrow’s winners

Are we practising what we preach?

Wednesday, 10 October 2018 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

We do a lot as consumers to minimise our impact on the environment. From cycling or walking instead of driving, to recycling as much of our household waste as possible, we each play our part.

New rules for property funds proposed by regulator in wake of EU referendum

Tuesday, 09 October 2018 | News

The proposed new measures aim to avoid runs on funds holding illiquid assets.

First 50 fund update: Old Mutual Global Investors renamed Merian

Friday, 05 October 2018 | News

Old Mutual Global Investors (OMGI) has officially renamed itself Merian Global Investors, following its split from Old Mutual late last year.

First 50 Fund update: Fidelity bond fund manager Ian Spreadbury set to retire

Monday, 01 October 2018 | News

Ian Spreadbury to retire from Moneywise First 50 Fund, Fidelity MoneyBuilder Income.

First 50 Funds Interview: Matthew Brett of Baillie Gifford Japanese

Wednesday, 26 September 2018 | Article

Matthew Brett gives Moneywise’s Helen Knapman the lowdown on his fund, Baillie Gifford Japanese, one of our First 50 funds for beginner investors

Fundsmith to launch global small cap investment trust

Wednesday, 05 September 2018 | News

Terry Smith adds a fourth investment vehicle to the Fundsmith range

First 50 Funds Interview: Royal London Sustainable World Trust Mike Fox

Wednesday, 22 August 2018 | Article

Mike Fox, manager of Royal London Sustainable World Trust, gives Moneywise’s Helen Knapman the lowdown on his fund – a new addition to our First 50 Funds list for beginner investors.

Investors have £33.6 billion tied up in dog funds

Monday, 20 August 2018 | News

Latest 'Spot the Dog' report reveals record value of assets in underperforming funds.