Funds

Purposeful Portfolio: Higher Income – Buying Woodford and avoid bond proxies

Volatility has returned to stock markets and this month’s update shows that even the professionals aren’t immune to it.

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Seven last-minute Isa tips

The end of the tax year is looming, so it’s time for investors to make use of their Isa allowance, or lose it forever.

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Woodford ejected from the UK equity income sector

Neil Woodford has become the latest name to be ejected from the Investment Association’s (IA) UK equity income sector. 

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Hammond claims to be ‘Tiggerish’, but investors are staying away from UK

Investor sentiment towards UK equities has hit a record low, according to the latest Global Fund Manager Survey by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

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Here’s where the Trump dividend may still pay out

Small business owners in the US are showing historically high levels of optimism, according to the latest data from NFIB Research Foundation.

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Isa tips 2018: Financial advisers name their investment trust tips for all ages

With the end of the tax year drawing near the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has collated investment company Isa recommendations from financial advisers for all ages.

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Isa tips: Our £10,000 income fund portfolios hit the target

In the March 2017 issue of Money Observer, we set ourselves the challenge of trying to generate a yearly income of £10,000 from a selection of actively managed funds.

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Banks are least trusted to deliver good investment returns

Banks are the least trusted to deliver good investment returns, according to new research.

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Isa tips: Look beyond the big fund brands for hidden gems

Fund management conjures up images of imposing glass office blocks in the City; of banks of desks where there is a constant buzz of activity, the phones never stop ringing and traders sit eagle-eyed watching a dozen world stock

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