Growth investing

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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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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Purposeful Portfolios long-term growth: virus sell-off scuppers solid spell

Equity values have plummeted as the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in lockdown.

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Model Portfolios review: how did our models fare in the corona market crash?

The coronavirus pandemic proved to be the black swan event that broke the longest bull run in history – and derailed our model portfolios.

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Model Portfolios annual review: can rocketing returns go higher in 2020?

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.

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Why value investors could be waiting in vain for a style change

The bounce-back expected by some investors in value companies cant last in a low-growth world, argues James Thomson.

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Model Portfolios update: a value revival, but does it have legs?

As predicted in the previous review, value-oriented strategies top the third-quarter leaderboard of our model portfolio constituents.

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Purposeful Portfolios long-term growth: funds make solid gains despite UK pains

Respectable returns were blunted somewhat by the Brexit dilemma.

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Tactical Asset Allocator: lessons learnt from investing in ‘star’ economies

As we bid farewell to this portfolio, we reflect on the fortunes of a key theme in the portfolio and flag up macro risks that investors will need to keep an eye on.

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