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Inflation hits six-month high as households feel the squeeze

The rise in prices means that there are few savings accounts that beat inflation

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North-South divide determines financial advice recommendations

The investment advice you receive may differ depending on where you live, research reveals.

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Gloomy on prospects of global economy, investors pile into US equities

Net 24 per cent of professional investors surveyed expect global growth to slow in the next year – the worst outlook for the global economy given since 2011.

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As Trump ramps up China tariffs, are emerging markets a good bet for contrarian investors?

Economic strife, currency issues and trade tariffs have pushed emerging markets out of favour.

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Sustainable investing doesn't hamper returns, say investors

Just 25 per cent of investors believe that investing ethically means compromising on their returns

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Asia Pacific dividends soar

Once seen as a no-go zone for income investors, the region’s companies are becoming increasingly generous to shareholders.

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Octopus Titan VCT announces plans for £200 million fundraising round

VCT season gets into its swing as Octopus Titan becomes seventh provider to announce its fundraising round for this tax year.

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North/South divide determines retirement wealth

Londoners are worst-off while Scots have the largest pension pots

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House prices at risk if no deal on Brexit, says Carney

The governor of the Bank of England has reportedly told the cabinet that the UK housing market could be highly vulnerable to a no-deal Brexit.

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Poor pension deals penalising divorced women

Pensions are often left out of divorce deals, typically leaving the woman short-changed in retirement, says Age UK

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Investors rewarded for holding their nerve through financial crisis

Those who kept their money invested through the global financial crisis have made significant gains

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Pension Awareness Day: savers urged to engage with pensions

Concerns persist that UK workers are not saving enough for the future ahead of Pension Awareness Day on 15 September

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