Stocks & shares

Investors pile into tech funds as experts urge caution on big five US tech giants

Investors have been moving out of UK funds into technology funds, according to The Share Centre.

Here's what Neil Woodford bought and sold in October

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 | News

This month both the Income Focus and Equity Income funds - which is one of Moneywise's First 50 funds for...

Moneywise First 50 Fund manager Nick Train: 'Why Unilever is still exciting'

Friday, 24 November 2017 | News

Unilever, the global consumer goods giant should continue to excite its shareholders, according to Nick Train, manager of the

Nine companies that could take investors to wonderland this winter

Monday, 06 November 2017 | News

Stock market investments often outperform over the winter months, research shows.

Money makeover: “We want to retire by the time we’re 60 and to help our son buy a home in the future”

Thursday, 12 October 2017 | Article

Chris and Liz Welton aim to retire early and to set aside cash to help their 18-year-old through university and beyond.

Investment Doctor: “I’d like to invest £500 a month in a Stocks and Shares Isa”

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 | Article

The Investment Doctor helps a reader looking to invest £500 per month in a Stocks and Shares Isa.

Rising pension deficits: Should income investors be worried?

Thursday, 31 August 2017 | News

The pension deficit of the UK's top 350 public limited companies grew by a £12 billion in 2016, according to a study carried out by the actuarial consultancy Barnett Waddingham titled Impact of Pension Schemes on UK...

Vodafone’s growth story makes it ‘attractive stock for income seekers’

Friday, 21 July 2017 | News

Vodafone has been labelled an “attractive stock for income seekers” considering its first quarter results published today.

Fight for your rights: Why is a new share certificate so expensive?

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 | Article

My mother has held shares in Sportech, the sports entertainment company, for around 15 years, held on a traditional share certificate. The value of these shares is around £300.

FCA to investigate investment platforms

Monday, 17 July 2017 | News

Investment platforms that allow consumers to run their own portfolios – often in an individual savings account (Isa) or self-invested personal pension (Sipp) wrapper - are to be investigated by the regulator.

Shares in Virgin Money tipped as a ‘buy’ for strong growth potential

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 | News

Long-term investors willing to take a degree of risk may want to consider buying shares in Virgin Money, experts recommend.