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Hammond blames Brexit uncertainty as economy stalls

There’s no sign yet of an economic dividend ahead of Britain leaving the European Union at the end of next month. 

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Record amount of investor money in ‘dog’ funds: are you backing a poor performer?

The sum of money held in serial underperformers has mushroomed from £33.6 billion to £54.6 billion.

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UK house prices fall 2.9% in January as Brexit saps confidence

Property prices fell by 2.9% last month and grew by just 0.8% over the year, figures from Halifax reveal.

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Property wealth will be increasingly sacrificed to pay for social care

A lack of solutions to the social care funding crisis is predi

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Bargain Hunter: safe haven investment trust slips to rare discount

Other safe haven investment trusts are trading on premiums, but this trust has fallen to a discount and offers a cheap entry point.

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Top 10 most popular investment trusts: January 2019

There were four new trust entrants in our top 10 league table at the start of 2019.

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Investment scams cost victims £29,000 on average

Fraudsters are target unsuspecting Britons online. We tell you what to look out for and how to protect yourself.

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Are older savers missing out on the best bank rates?

Millions of people who don't yet bank online could be locked out of the best deals.

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FCA fines ex-Newton fund manager for IPO misconduct

Fund manager “risked undermining the integrity of the market.”

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Top 10 most popular funds: January 2019

One fund sector dominates the most popular funds table supplied by interactive investor, our parent company. 

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Remove jargon, City watchdog tells fund managers

The Financial Conduct Authority has called on fund managers to explain more clearly what their funds are doing, using consumer-friendly language.

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The statistic that shows pension tax relief is ripe for reform

Here’s why, at some point down the line, pension tax relief will be tinkered with.

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