Funds

We need to talk about strategic bond funds’ strategy

Strategic bond funds are a real mixed bag, and even the recent top performers have found value in different places.

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M&G and Vanguard cut fees for active funds

The new cuts mean that most of Vanguard’s active fund range now charge less than 50 basis points.

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Woodford Equity Income being investigated by Financial Conduct Authority

The FCA has confirmed opening an investigation into Woodford's flagship fund. 

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Three years on from Brexit vote: the best-performing funds

One of the best places for investors to have been over the past three years was UK funds that buy small-sized British businesses. 

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Woodford makes new plea for investors to stick with him

In an email to financial advisers, Woodford accepted some responsibility for the fund's poor performance.

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How to find reliable dividend shares and avoid ‘value traps’

Fund manager Stuart Rhodes explains how he finds shares that grow their dividends year in, year out, and makes the case for the M&G Global Dividend fund in 30 seconds.

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When a fund manager moves on, should you hold or fold?

Responding to the departure of a manager of a fund that you invest in requires some agile thinking.

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Don’t call it a comeback: ‘dog’ funds have shone since start of 2019

Some of the worst-performing funds of 2018 have shone since the start of the year, new research has found.

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Top 10 most popular funds: May 2019

There’s a new entry to our top 10 league table of the most popular funds.

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