investing

Fund Briefing: how to invest in US smaller companies

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Article

Investors who put their faith in the IA North American Smaller Companies sector have every reason to be cracking open the champagne.

How to invest in housing without the hassle of buying property

Wednesday, 14 November 2018 | Article

Are you a landlord selling up because of swingeing taxes? Or would you like to dabble in residential property but don’t have much savings? From property funds to peer-to-peer loans, we look at the options

Free money does grow on trees - you just need to look up once in a while

Friday, 09 November 2018 | Blog | By Edmund Greaves

Readers, I must make a confession. I haven’t been taking full advantage of the free money on offer.

Deal of the week: Switch to Interactive Investor and get cashback on exit fees

Friday, 09 November 2018 | News

Sign up to an account with investment platform Interactive Investor and receive cashback worth up to £2,000 towards exit fees. 

Interactive investor scraps exit fees for all customers

Tuesday, 06 November 2018 | News

Interactive investor, the parent company of Moneywise, has permanently scrapped exit fees for all its customers

The magic - and danger - of compounding

Wednesday, 07 November 2018 | Blog | By Jeff Prestridge

Compounding is a financial ‘trick’ that the late great Tommy Cooper would have approved of

Investment myths debunked

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | Article

Whether you are a novice or seasoned investor, you will come across many clichés about how to succeed.

How much will I get back if a platform goes bust?

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | Question and Answer

The FSCS is the UK’s compensation scheme for customers of authorised financial services firms. It pays compensation if the firm is unable, or likely to be unable, to pay claims against it.

Move over, Amazon - it’s time to shop around in China

Wednesday, 31 October 2018 | Blog | By Darius McDermott

​America's Black Friday is a drop in the ocean compared to ‘Chinese Singles Day’

Fund Briefing: how to invest in future trends

Wednesday, 24 October 2018 | Article

There’s much to be said for investing in companies that are able to tap into future growth areas. Here’s what to look out for if you want to invest in tomorrow’s winners