How to invest

Investment trusts: winners of the monthly savings medals 2020 revealed

History suggests that now should be an ideal time for investors to drip-feed money into equities – and our medal winners are a great advertisement for the benefits of regular investing. Fiona Hamilton profiles trusts with

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Fund and investment trust tips for the post-pandemic ‘new normal‘

How does a post-Covid-19 global equity portfolio look? Andrew Pitts suggests BATS with FAANGS and GRANOLAS have a place.

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Pockets of value arise amid corona crisis

The coronavirus crisis has created pockets of value among investment trusts and UK equities, says Gary Moglione.

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Real assets: why do they make a compelling investment opportunity?

Against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, investors have been looking to alternative asset classes to meet their financial goals.

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Emerging-market ESG ETFs: what investors need to know

Tempted investors must understand that they will be making active bets, writes Briegel Leitao.

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Pensions Actually: director Richard Curtis supports ethical investing

Make My Money Matter campaign aims to encourage millions of Britons to examine where their pension money is invested.

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Gold is top-performing asset class as Covid-19 and inflation fears prevail

Investors have piled into gold partly because of concern that central bank policies will lead to a surge in inflation.

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Top 10 most popular investment funds: June 2020

One new entry, a rising star, and a further decline in support for passive investment options.

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Top 10 most popular investment trusts: June 2020

Investors still had a clear preference for tech-focused investment trusts. 

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Emerging-market ESG ETFs: what investors need to know

Tempted investors must understand that they will be making active bets, writes Briegel Leitao.

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Best and worst FTSE 100 shares in the second quarter of 2020

Investors did their best to peer through the lockdown and th

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Real assets: why do they make a compelling investment opportunity?

Against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, investors have been looking to alternative asset classes to meet their financial goals.

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Did strategic bond funds live up to their name during the market sell-off?

Some strategic bond funds stumbled in the recent market sell-off. Cherry Reynard surveys the aftermath.

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Gold is top-performing asset class as Covid-19 and inflation fears prevail

Investors have piled into gold partly because of concern that central bank policies will lead to a surge in inflation.

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House prices fall for third month in a row

Halifax figures for the UK paint a more positive picture than those from Nationwide.

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