funds

Best performing fund sectors for Isa investors revealed

Thursday, 22 February 2018 | News

China and smaller companies have offered investors in stocks and shares individual savings accounts (Isa) the highest returns since the tax-free savings wrappers were launched on 6 April 1999.

“Should I switch funds, so I’ll have more income to help my daughter?”

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 | Article

A reader wants to boost her investment income, but is she risking her long-term financial health?

How to boost your pension without paying in more

Friday, 09 February 2018 | News

Savers with a workplace pension have boosted their pot by 4.89% over the past five years, simply by ditching the default fund in favour of selecting their own funds.

First 50 Funds Interview: Peter Ewins, F&C Global Smaller Companies Trust

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | Article

Fund manager Peter Ewins gives Moneywise’s Helen Knapman the lowdown on F&C Global Smaller Companies Trust –

Industry Insider: Winners and losers one year on from Article 50

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | Article

It is now almost one year since the UK government triggered Article 50 – the clause in the Lisbon Treaty that officially kick-started the UK’s departure from the European Union.

Moneywise users divided on the merits of ethical investing

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 | News

Moneywise users are divided on the merits of investing in ethical, sustainable and socially responsible funds.

Spot the dog – deceptively poor performing funds named and shamed

Monday, 05 February 2018 | News

Investors are being warned to watch out for the latest ‘dog funds’ hidden by soaring stock markets.

Golden opportunities – but not without risk

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 | Article

To buy into this precious commodity, you can purchase gold bars, invest via ETCs or buy shares in gold mining firms through a fund. We look at the pros and cons.

Win tickets to see Professor Yuval Harari, author of Sapiens

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 | News

The world’s oldest collective investment fund, F&C Investment Trust, will be 150 years old in March 2018.

Hidden fund costs exposed following rule change

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 | News

Fund charges are finally being made clearer to investors on the back of new rules that came into effect at the start of 2018.