Investment Isas

Is now the perfect time to consider stocks and shares instead of savings?

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 | Article

Is your cash Isa earning next to nothing in interest? Then consider transferring it to an investment Isa for higher income and the potential for growth.

Where are Isa investors putting their money in 2017?

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 | Article

Individual savings account (Isa) investment trends so far this year have a familiar feel. UK investors have traditionally preferred to invest their money in UK companies.

Maximise your returns with investment Isas

Wednesday, 08 February 2017 | Article

While cash Isas may be the most common form of tax-free savings vehicle, there are many more options available for the discerning investor.

Investment doctor: What to do with house deposit savings

Wednesday, 01 February 2017 | Article

A 40-year-old reader is at a loss what to do with £100,000 in savings. We look at her options.

How to inflation-proof your investments

Tuesday, 25 October 2016 | Article

One of the biggest risks facing long-term savers and investors is the stealth tax that is inflation, which slowly but surely erodes the real value of your money over time.

Tax advantages of offshore funds

Monday, 11 April 2016 | Blog | By Moira O'Neill

The Prime Minister is under scrutiny this week for his investment in an offshore fund, ...

Investors increase cash Isa exposure in 2016

Wednesday, 02 March 2016 | News

Despite poor returns on cash deposits topping the list of investor worries, more than a quarter of investors are favouring cash individual savings accounts...

Where are Isa investors putting their money in 2016?

Tuesday, 23 February 2016 | Article

UK equities more popular than bonds

A lesson from history: how sensible investing could have made you a million

Wednesday, 03 February 2016 | News

Those who had saved their full annual allowance into a Personal Equity Plan (PEP) – the precursor to the modern individual savings account (Isa) as we know it – and then an Isa since 1987 could now be sitting on well over £1...

New fee structure for Halifax and Bank of Scotland Isa investors

Monday, 01 February 2016 | News

Halifax and Bank of Scotland have changed the charging structure on their investment Isas, now charging a percentage of the Isa’s value, instead of a flat fee.