Income investing

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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Specialist investment trust ideas: Three unusual income plays

Three recent launches capitalise on the thirst for yield in very different ways. Cherry Reynard outlines their approaches.

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Income ideas: where to find inflation-beating 5% plus yields

Savings rates still fall short of inflation. Kyle Caldwell explains how to get a better deal by going down the stock market route.

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10 shares to give you a £10,000 annual income in 2018

Last year’s share portfolio generated income just short of the £10,000 target and total returns well over it.

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Fed up of poor savings rates? Here’s where to invest for income

The search for income is likely to become riskier as more normal conditions return to equity markets.

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Is Scottish Mortgage’s ‘dividend hero’ status under threat?

Scottish Mortgage has increased dividends for 34 straight years, but may have to draw on capital to continue

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Five investment routes to generate £1,000 income a month: which is best?

A year ago we outlined five ways to generate £1,000 a month. Here's how each strategy has fared over the past year.

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Budget 2017: winners and losers revealed

We round-up the winners and losers from the chancellor Philip Hammond’s first and last Spring Budget.

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Three fund portfolios to provide a £10,000 annual income

Kyle Caldwell comes up with some investment suggestions for Isa portfolios that could deliver £10,000 in income.

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