How to invest

The world’s 10 biggest dividend payers

Global dividend payments reached a record high in the first quarter of 2018 , but which individual shares paid the most?

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Purposeful portfolios: Long-term growth – preparing for larger correction

Manager Mike Deverell tells Holly Black how he plans to preserve gains ahead of a market correction.

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Alastair Mundy: There’s a shortage of ‘good value’ cheap shares

Despite being a lost decade for value investing, Temple Bar IT has delivered an annualised net asset value return of 10.6 per.

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Twilight zone fears for equity markets

Despite apparently benign market conditions, our panellists have become more cautious in their outlook.

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How to mix and match ETFs with a ‘style’ bias

Monika Dutt explains how new ETFs weighted to combinations of factors such as value and size are delivering strong results.

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ETF analysis: How to profit from two of the hottest themes in town

New launches will come with novel themes, ethical slants and greater transparency, writes Hortense Bioy.

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The bears have all come out of the woods at the same time

There are clear dangers for markets ahead, including the Russian bear and a mountain of debt that has built up around the world.

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10 funds for a riskier world

As the bull market matures and falters, investors might want to position themselves in a more defensive way to weather the challenges to come.

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Has your fund manager ever dealt with a recession before?

The average time spent as a fund manager is seven years.

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How to mix and match ETFs with a ‘style’ bias

Monika Dutt explains how new ETFs weighted to combinations of factors such as value and size are delivering strong results.

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Has the emerging market rally fizzled out?

The average emerging market fund is up 60 per cent over two years, but there are signs the rally is starting to peter out.

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Twilight zone fears for equity markets

Despite apparently benign market conditions, our panellists have become more cautious in their outlook.

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As the US puts up rates, how will your portfolio change?

Valuation of bonds has become distorted due to seemingly indiscriminately buying.

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How should investors play the oil rally?

Unless global growth tails off or US shale production ramps up and floods the market, oil prices should stay strong

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UK investors turn sour on property as investment

Over half of UK investors no longer consider property to be as good an investment as it once was.

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