The Woodford fiasco demonstrates that the Financial Conduct Authority, not for the first time, is failing in its duty to protect savers and investors, writes Andrew Pitts.
The bounce-back of Money Observer Rated Funds savaged at the end of last year has been remarkable, with 86 funds beating the MSCI World index benchmark.
Inside Money: the fog of Brexit masks some alluring opportunities in the UK market; but the clouds enveloping one of the Woodford-run funds will take time to clear, writes Andrew Pitts
The pressure building in developed equity markets last year was felt most keenly in Japan, which now looks poised to make the strongest rebound.
Managers’ short-termism is blighting active funds. Those adding value should stand up and be counted as part of a campaign that could help sort the wheat from the chaff, says Andrew Pitts.
Investors are witnessing the repercussions of quantitative easing being whipped away from the stock market party. What’s likely to happen next in markets?
On the eve of the launch of Smithson investment trust, Fundsmith founder Terry Smith tells Andrew Pitts about unearthed opportunities.
The ongoing US/China trade war is bad news for markets, but China’s faltering consumer and overheated property markets could really raise the pressure, writes Andrew Pitts.
The US/China trade war is bad news for markets, but China’s faltering consumer and overheated property markets could really raise the pressure.