Unless global growth tails off or US shale production ramps up and floods the market, oil prices should stay strong
Innovative Finance Isas (IF Isas) were introduced in April 2016, and attracted attention as a tax-free route into the peer-to-peer lendin
We look at the nuts and bolts of ETFs, what they aim to achieve and how they have become more sophisticated and nuanced.
Ron, an 84-year-old retired engineer, decided to rebalance his investment portfolio last year. He sold his investment properties and looked for a new home to save his £850,000.
With enterprise investment schemes giving investors generous tax breaks, should you invest?
Commodities are physical assets and include metals such as gold, silver and copper, oil and gas, and so-called ‘soft’ commodities such as wheat, sugar and cocoa beans.
Provided you are comfortable with holding shares for at least five years, the tax benefits of VCTs are substantial.
A structured product is a generic term to describe a type of investment that usually has a fixed term, offers some capital protection and, subject to various conditions being met, pays a predetermined return on capital.
It’s no longer necessary to choose between profit and principles: you can now invest in ethical funds, take out a green mortgage or open a savings account according to socially responsible values.