Specialist high-yielding funds pack an income punch - but sometimes at a price, writes Tom Bailey.
Money Observer's 12 model investment portfolios returned to form with double-digit growth in 2019. In the annual review, the rocketing portfolios are recast for an uncertain outlook.
Tom Bailey reflects on the dire effects the uncontrolled coronavirus pandemic has had on the ETF-based value portfolio.
Against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, investors have been looking to alternative asset classes to meet their financial goals.
The relative outperformance of ESG funds since the start of the coronavirus sell-off is almost entirely down to low exposure to energy companies.
Qaurum is intended to allow investors to better see how gold may react across different macroeconomic scenarios.
Markets have been hit hard by the virus, but a broader picture suggests the global sector will throw up opportunities.
Being legally required to hold an AGM, however, many are instead asking members to either vote by proxy or join via video conference call.
Richard Beddard does some pruning and gets the ball rolling with another new holding for the Share Sleuth portfolio.
Our panel of experts share their views on the first quarter of 2020.
Well over half of UK Equity Income funds have a holding in Royal Dutch Shell or BP.
The FCA’s proposals indicate that more drastic measures, such as barring open-ended funds from holding illiquid assets, will not be introduced.