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Pensions regulator calls for dividend cuts to fund pension deficits

UK employees are opting for 'excessive' shareholder remuneration at expense of repairing pension deficits, the regulator said.

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Top 10 most popular funds – February 2019

UK shares look cheap, but fund investors remain wary of piling into their home market amid Brexit uncertainty.

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Top 10 most popular investment trusts - February 2019

City of London slid down the rankings slightly compared to January, possibly reflecting the less bearish attitude among inv

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Why investors should be wary of open-ended property funds  

Open-ended property funds have barred investors from accessing their cash in the past and will likely do so again in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

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Will this month be another March of changing trends?

The trend for the market in March is to rise for the first three weeks and then fall back in the last week.

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UK house price growth remains flat as Brexit nears

UK house price growth remained subdued in February as Brexit continues to weigh on the market.

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Mixed-age couples face £1 billion hit from Government Pension Credit raid

Older couples of differing ages could be in line to lose out on thousands of pounds a year in retirement benefits thanks to changes being implemented by the Department for Work and Pensions. 

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The investment trusts yielding more than 4%

A total of 28 investment trusts are currently yielding more than 4%, according to investment bank Stifel’s latest report.

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Star character of The Big Short launches new fund for UK investors

Steve Eisman, famous for being on the right side of the 2008 financial crisis, will manage new fund for UK investors. 

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The lang cat guide to Isa investing 2019 is the cat’s whiskers

This short guide to Isas is one of the most jargon-lite and entertaining introductions to investing out there, plus it comes with cat pictures.

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Three reasons why investors should consider the UK stock market

UK shares are now at their cheapest since the First World War, says JPMorgan fund manager. 

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Which investment trusts could have made you an Isa millionaire?

According to the Association of Investment Companies, only one investment trust would have been able to produce an Isa millionaire in the 20 years since the introduction of Isas.

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