Over the last months, the oil price has been volatile, trade war rhetoric has been running high, Brexit continues to weigh on the UK economy, and the global bull market could come to an end at any point. So now is a good time to consider switching to investment funds well-suited to a more volatile and riskier environment.
We reveal what the most popular passive investments of the year have been so far.
The company has long been a worry for the fund manager, but he still believes in its potential success.
The celebrity fund manager reveals the number of new positions he has added in the last seven years.
Average weekly earnings outstrip inflation for the second consecutive month, data released by the Office for National Statics shows.
In the face of a fast-changing pensions landscape, the government’s pension regulator has announced key priorities and a budgetary boost.
Money Observer’s new series of four ‘purposeful portfolios’ are designed to address readers’ specific financial needs, with two growth-oriented portfolios and two targeting income requirements. These notional £100,000 portfolios are run by financial experts and were launched on 1 April 2017; we run updates from the manager in the magazine every four months.
Rosemary Banyard explains how her freedom and flexibility at her trust inspires her to make the most of market volatility.