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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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Pockets of value arise amid corona crisis

The coronavirus crisis has created pockets of value among investment trusts and UK equities, says Gary Moglione.

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Real assets: why do they make a compelling investment opportunity?

Against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, investors have been looking to alternative asset classes to meet their financial goals.

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Borrowing to boost returns: too much of a gamble for investors?

Some products, including investment trusts and ETFs, allow investors to amplify returns through leverage, but the risks can outweigh potential rewards.

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Ethical portfolio strong in face of Covid

Oil industry pain has been a tailwind for the Money Observer portfolio, with ESG funds looking well placed for the ‘new normal’.

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Gold is top-performing asset class as Covid-19 and inflation fears prevail

Investors have piled into gold partly because of concern that central bank policies will lead to a surge in inflation.

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Law firm investigating claims against Woodford fund’s corporate director Link Fund Solutions

The potential legal action related to Woodford Equity Income listing holdings on

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25 years of Aim: how the junior market has become less risky

Its biggest companies today include Fevertree, Asos, and Boohoo, while this years winners may be firms able to help the world confront Covid-19, such as Novacyt.

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Borrowing to boost returns: too much of a gamble for investors?

Some products, including investment trusts and ETFs, allow investors to amplify returns through leverage, but the risks can outweigh potential rewards.

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25 years of Aim: how the junior market has become less risky

Its biggest companies today include Fevertree, Asos, and Boohoo, while this years winners may be firms able to help the world confront Covid-19, such as Novacyt.

Read more

Real assets: why do they make a compelling investment opportunity?

Against a backdrop of economic uncertainty, investors have been looking to alternative asset classes to meet their financial goals.

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Did strategic bond funds live up to their name during the market sell-off?

Some strategic bond funds stumbled in the recent market sell-off. Cherry Reynard surveys the aftermath.

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Gold is top-performing asset class as Covid-19 and inflation fears prevail

Investors have piled into gold partly because of concern that central bank policies will lead to a surge in inflation.

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What does Covid-19 mean for house prices, and will it be the property market’s biggest crash?

The coronavirus pandemic could influence the type of property we choose to buy in the future, and its location.

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