Funds

Moneywise First 50 Funds: Kames Absolute Return Bond Fund

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 | Article

Moneywise’s Helen Knapman speaks to Colin Finlayson, manager of the Kames Absolute Return Bond Fund to find out why investors should still consider this ‘safe haven’ asset.

Dividend heroes of the future revealed

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 | News

You may recall that last week, the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) unveiled its list of ‘dividend heroes’. Naturally, Moneywise reported on this.

Woodford's new fund opens this week

Tuesday, 21 March 2017 | News

The latest fund from Neil Woodford, probably one of the best-known British fund managers today, is now open for investors. Called CF Woodford Income Focus, it will aim to deliver high returns.

Investment trusts: the basics

Monday, 20 March 2017 | Article

Is this ancient type of fund still relevant today? We give you the lowdown on investment trusts’ key features and how they compare to other types of investment on cost and performance.

Discover the 25 top-performing UK fund managers

Friday, 17 March 2017 | News

With various online brokers, including our sister website Interactive Investor, Neil Woodford’s CF Woodford Equity Income* - which is also one of Moneywise's First 50 Funds for beginner investors - regularly tops the sales...

Latest dividend heroes revealed: including four Moneywise First 50 Funds

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | News

Investors looking to earn dividends – similar to earning interest on their savings – will be interested to hear the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) latest list of ‘dividend heroes’.

UK equity income funds: Rules on income levels to change

Friday, 10 March 2017 | News

The Investment Association (IA) has announced plans to water down the yield requirement for the UK equity income fund sector.

Best and worst Isa funds since 1999

Tuesday, 07 March 2017 | News

With less than a month ago until the end of 'Isa season' it is the time of year when investors are searching for last minute ideas and inspiration.

February's 10 most-bought trusts

Tuesday, 07 March 2017 | News

Financial markets are enjoying a fine run of form, with both the FTSE 100 and S&P 500 hitting new all-time highs last week, but retail investors are not getting carried away.

Standard Life and Aberdeen to join forces: what it means for investors

Monday, 06 March 2017 | News

Fund managers Standard Life and Aberdeen Asset Management have announced plans to join forces to create one of Europe's largest asset managers.