Income investing

UK income investors short-changed despite the dividend boom

It has been a great year for dividends, but not for income fund investors. Kyle Caldwell explains.

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The world’s top 10 dividend-paying companies

The top 10 companies contributed 10% of all global dividends, roughly the same proportion since 2013. 

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How our £10,000 income investment trust portfolio is faring

The 2019 portfolio includes three trusts that use capital reserves to support their dividends.

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Purposeful Portfolio Higher Income: the fund winners and losers

The Higher Income portfolio is now being dissolved. We review its performance.

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Model Portfolios Review: our models are poised for value to have its day in the sun

Growth-oriented funds were the second quarters stellar performers, but our portfolios are well placed for value to come back into fashion.

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Model Portfolios Review: models riding a wave of market resurgence

Money Observer's model portfolios bounced back into the black as stock and bond markets rose in tandem. 

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Meet the non-UK investment trusts with high yields and solid returns

Overseas investment trusts offer investors more exotic income sources that can also act as counterweights to UK-centric risks.

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Bank on a blend of the best Money Observer Rated Funds

Whether your goal is income, growth or a bit of both, our model portfolios can be a profitable place to start.

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How to create a £10,000 income: three Rated Fund portfolios

After three successful years of designing portfolios to produce a £10,000 annual income, we introduce new medium- and higher-risk line-ups, plus one for investors seeking to avoid the UK.

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