Funds

Six of the best emerging market opportunities

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

INVESTMENT TRUSTS

How secure are gilts?

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

The secret of successful investing is having the right balance of assets in your portfolio.

Cash in on global growth

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

The British economy faces more than its fair share of difficulties. This does not necessarily condemn the UK stockmarket, as the Footsie includes a lot of companies with international or non-UK businesses.

Investment Trust Awards 2009

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

Few of us need reminding about the unprecedented and turbulent events of the past year – least of all the managers of investment trusts.

Plan for the long term with investment trusts

Thursday, 22 October 2009 | Article

You may have invested in an ISA or other funds before, but the chances are you've never heard of investment trusts.

Fund managers fall short of the mark

Wednesday, 24 August 2011 | Article

A decade ago, investors were piling into technology funds, tempted by 15 new launches from promoters such as Framlington, Gartmore and M&G.

Neptune Japan fund under the spotlight

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

Chris Taylor, manager of Neptune's Japan Opportunities fund, is achieving what most investors find impossible - consistent returns from Japan.

Is now the time to invest in Japan?

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

The Japanese market has disappointed so many investors for so long that it's easy to understand why some have given up on it completely.

Make a profit with commodities

Thursday, 25 August 2011 | Article

Next time you have a cup of coffee, eat a bowl of cereal, or fill up your car with petrol, it's worth considering that you are helping to fuel one of the most remarkable boom areas in the world of investments: commodities.

Spotlight on Aegon Ethical Equity fund

Tuesday, 29 September 2009 | Article

2009 is shaping up to be a big one for the Aegon Ethical Equity fund. Earlier this year, the fund celebrated its 20th anniversary, while Audrey Ryan celebrated managing the fund for a decade.