These Aim shares have halved over the past year, but all have the potential to bounce back over the next 12 months.
Over-55s are increasingly turning to the partial sale of their homes through equity release to fund their lives - often as a retirement option.
The collapse in China's stock market and the meltdown in Greece could give investors the chance to buy into recovery stories.
Revenue growth for US firms remains disappointing, even as earnings are beating expectations. Elsewhere, other developed markets are faring better, says BlackRock's Russ Koesterich.
Whether you need an income flow, a relatively low-risk holding, or portfolio diversification, bonds are likely to feature.