first-time investor

Fund Briefing: US Equities

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 | Article

When you consider the influential position occupied by the United States in global affairs and the number of world-class companies that call it home, it makes sense to consider investing across the pond.

Investment Doctor: Where’s the best place to invest a lump sum over three years?

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 | Article

We advise an investor looking for the maximum return on his cash over three to five years.

How to decode the most common financial jargon and gobbledygook

Friday, 21 April 2017 | Article

In common with virtually any other industry, finance is riddled with jargon. Here we run through the most common terms and remove all the gobbledygook.

Four in five women shun investments due to lack of understanding

Monday, 20 March 2017 | News

An insight into the nation’s savings habits reveals men and women have different attitudes to investing versus holding money in cash.

Two in five won't take investment risk with their money

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 | News

UK consumers are cautious about investing their money for potentially better returns, despite being dissatisfied with returns from day to day savings.

Nutmeg to shake-up fees and launch passive portfolio range

Friday, 13 January 2017 | News

So-called “robo-investor” Nutmeg, has announced a shake-up of management fees for both new and existing customers, as well as the launch of passive portfolios.

Are you ready to switch to an investment Isa?

Monday, 09 January 2017 | Article

Is your cash Isa earning next to nothing in interest? Then consider transferring it to an investment Isa. We outline your options.

Robo-advisers do not spell out charges clearly, report warns

Tuesday, 20 December 2016 | News

Robo-advisers fail to communicate their services effectively, claims a new report by the Financial Services Consumer Panel and Boring Money.

Interactive Investor to buy TD Direct Investing

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 | News

Interactive Investor, Moneywise’s parent company, has agreed to buy TD Direct Investing, TD Bank Group's European investing business, in a move that will create the second largest online stockbroker in the UK.

I'm a DIY investor in my 20s: the mistakes and lessons I have learnt

Monday, 03 October 2016 | Article

Three years ago I decided to get some 'skin in the game' and open my first stocks and shares Isa account.