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Has the emerging market rally fizzled out?

The average emerging market fund is up 60 per cent over two years, but there are signs the rally is starting to peter out.

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The world’s 10 biggest dividend payers

Global dividend payments reached a record high in the first quarter of 2018 , but which individual shares paid the most?

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How to mix and match ETFs with a ‘style’ bias

Monika Dutt explains how new ETFs weighted to combinations of factors such as value and size are delivering strong results.

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Can the FTSE 100 reach 8000? The bull and bear points

Will the FTSE 100 continue its fine form? We outline the bull and bear cases.

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Weak dollar leads to new record in global dividend payments

A weak dollar pushed up dividend payments. For some regions, this masked much weaker underlying growth. Tom Bailey reports.

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As the US puts up rates, how will your portfolio change?

Valuation of bonds has become distorted due to seemingly indiscriminately buying.

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Share buybacks are soaring - is this a sign of market turmoil ahead?

Share buybacks in the US are on track to hit a record high in 2018, if first quarter share purchases are anything to go by.

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Here’s why it is worth investing small amounts

DIY Investor Toolkit: Here’s how far £100 a month can go in the stock market over five years.

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Four healthcare stocks benefiting from ageing populations

Negative sentiment over the sector is providing the chance to pick up quality companies at attractive valuations.

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