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Revealed: The most recommended investment funds in Britain - have your portfolio picks made the list?

Moneywise has compiled a list of the most recommended investment funds in Britain from nine leading investment platforms.

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Investment jargon debunked: beginner investors are overwhelmed by complicated fees, jargon and choices

Beginner investors are put off investing because companies make it too hard to understand key terms, fees and choices.

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Just one in five Brits picks financial products based on ethical merit - here's how to make more principled choices for your money

Despite the vast majority of Brits saying they try to live ethically, just one in five does so with their finances.

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Investors unwittingly buying "controversial weapons" manufacturer stocks in index-tracking funds, asset managers warn

Stockmarket indices should automatically exclude companies involved in the production of “controversial weapons”, according to an open letter signed by 140 asset and wealth managers, published by Swiss Sustainable Finance.<...>

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Investments in the doghouse: latest poor performing 'dog funds' revealed

The sum of money held in serial underperformers has mushroomed from £33.6 billion to £54.6 billion.

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Fund briefing: risks and rewards of contrarian investing - should you consider it?

We look at the risks and rewards of taking a contrarian view of the stock market, buying when share prices are falling and selling when they are rising

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Ditch the jargon so investors know what they are buying, City watchdog tells fund managers

The Financial Conduct Authority has called on fund managers to explain more clearly what their funds are doing, using consumer-friendly language.

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First 50 Funds: John C. Bogle founder of Vanguard and pioneer of cheap investments for everyone

Moneywise’s Edmund Greaves looks back on the legacy of John Clifton Bogle, tracker fund pioneer and founder of Vanguard, which has several funds in the Moneywise First 50 Funds for beginners

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Investing: I like to go with the flow

"Drip, drip, drip is the term I more readily use to describe my long-standing approach to all things to do with investing," writes Jeff Prestridge

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Income ideas for your Investment Isa

With the Isa deadline on the horizon, now is the time to focus on making the most of your investments.

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