Funds

Top equity tips for 2009

Tuesday, 03 February 2009 | Article

While stockmarkets have gone from bad to worse in the past 12 months, it’s not all doom and gloom. Savvy investors see good opportunities for making well-placed investments.

Moneywise Fund Awards 2008

Wednesday, 10 December 2008 | Article

Global stockmarkets have had a torrid time this year.

Protecting your money from the storm

Monday, 10 November 2008 | Article

Deciding where to shelter your cash from the ongoing financial storm is a tricky task, so it’s no surprise that products that claim to offer you some of the upside associated with stockmarket exposure, alongside capital...

Are with-profit funds worth it?

Monday, 03 November 2008 | Article

In recent years, with-profits funds have become something of a black sheep in the investment world.

Can you make a healthy investment in medicine?

Monday, 20 October 2008 | Article

The world’s population is not only growing at a rapid rate - it’s getting older too.

Should you still be investing in the UK?

Friday, 05 September 2008 | Article

The UK stockmarket entered bear territory summer 2008 and the outlook for the economy and housing market for the year remains far from rosy.

Get back to basics on corporate bonds

Monday, 11 August 2008 | Article

Corporate bonds form the bedrock of many investment portfolios, and are frequently recommended by independent financial advisers.

Why are Britain's biggest funds sinking?

Monday, 21 July 2008 | Article

2008 is not proving good for investors in the UK’s biggest and most popular funds. Some of the most well-known names in the game have been caught out by the credit crunch and have posted dismal performances.

Understanding investment trusts

Monday, 30 June 2008 | Article

On paper, investment trusts can look a better option than the more popular funds such as unit trusts or OEICs.

Playing it safe in the fixed-interest market

Tuesday, 17 June 2008 | Article

It's fair to say that fixed-interest investments are never going to shoot the lights out when it comes to performance; their appeal lies in the fact that they can provide a comparatively safe haven during troubled times....