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What have been the most successful funds since the Brexit vote?

A weak pound and steep discounts have helped to make UK Smaller Companies the most profitable place to invest in the UK economy. 

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Two years on from Brexit, three fund managers share their UK outlook

At a recent roundtable, three fund managers discussed prospects for the under-loved UK stock market.

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The 10 longest-serving investment trust managers

Having an investment manager who knows life before the current bull market is a likely benefit.

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Over 50s are not taking enough investment risk

Research has found there’s a mismatch between risk and reward when it comes to investing ahead of and during retirement.

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The biggest fear for stock markets heats up

Investors' are unlikely to welcome the news that Trump is ramping up the trade war, pursuing more tariffs on Chinese goods. 

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UK economy growth forecast slashed, making rate rise less likely in August

Uncertainty over Brexit has led to scaled back business investment, while wage growth is still weak. 

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Britain’s worst financial services firms revealed

Royal Bank of Scotland has been voted the least trusted financial services company in the UK, followed by Vanquis and the Co-operative Bank.

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June 2018: What are the best savings account rates?

With interest rates slowly back on the rise, here are some of the best savings accounts and Isa accounts on offer in June 2018.

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Commodities return to favour – here’s what investors are buying

It’s not just gold that has been shining in the first five months of this year amid trade war talks and political uncertainty.

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Top savings accounts come with a catch

Savers are having to jump through hoops to earn rates of 1.3 per cent.

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Equitable Life shuts down – what should policyholders do?

Legacy policyholders still with the pension company are due a windfall.

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Inheritance tax gap up by 50% over five years

The shortfall between the inheritance tax owed to the Treasury and the amount collected has risen.

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