Fund briefing: Targeted absolute return funds

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 | Article

It’s no surprise that the Investment Association’s Targeted Absolute Return fund sector has become so popular with investors.

Investment doctor: How can my ex-pat dad invest in the UK?

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 | Article

Living in Spain is a headache for one UK taxpayer who has £12,000 to invest.

Moneywise's First 50 Funds dominate December's 10 most-bought funds

Friday, 06 January 2017 | News

Fundsmith Equity, one of Moneywise's First 50 Funds, took the top position in the list of most-bought funds on Moneywise's sister website Interactive Investor for the ninth consecutive month.

The danger of pound-cost ravaging

Wednesday, 04 January 2017 | Article

With the introduction of pension flexibility, one of the biggest dangers to people's retirement pots is the impact of so-called 'pound-cost ravaging'.

Add niche funds to weather 2017's potentially stormy stock markets

Friday, 30 December 2016 | Article

Having eaten the last chocolate in the advent calendar and woken up to reflect on the fact that the children’s behaviour is better, as Santa visited after all, the next big countdown is now the one that leads to the end of...

The investment strategy tipped to shine in 2017

Thursday, 29 December 2016 | News

The past decade has been a dismal period for value investors, but there are signs that a reversal in fortunes has started to play out.

The most read investment stories of 2016

Wednesday, 28 December 2016 | Article

We all know that 2016 was an eventful year on multiple fronts. But beyond the politics and celebrity deaths, it was a volatile time for investors, both big and small, too.

"Look further afield for income in 2017," warns expert

Wednesday, 28 December 2016 | News

Rising inflation is set to be the key worry for the beginning of 2017, as expressed by Britons in a recent poll.

The 10 best and worst performing funds of 2016

Wednesday, 21 December 2016 | News

It has been a year full of surprises, but a profitable one for most UK investors, with the FTSE 100 up 12% year-to-date, while the broader FTSE All-Share index has gained 10%.

Richard Buxton: The FCA is "definitely pro-passive"

Wednesday, 14 December 2016 | News

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is "promoting passives" through its recently published study of the asset management industry, says Old Mutual chief Richard Buxton.