Early-stage companies and micro-cap stocks can deliver spectacular returns, says David C Stevenson. But the risks are high and you must be willing to lock away your money for many years.
Articles written by David C Stevenson
Small businesses can’t get money from the bank, and their
needs are too large for crowdfunding platforms. Mini-bonds
are the answer for them – but are they good for investors?
Take the hand of an active manager, and venture into emerging markets. David C Stevenson tips one new exchange-traded fund to keep your eye on.
With pensions liberation upon us, smart retirees should focus on income investments listed on the stockmarket with solid underlying assets. The businesses loking after Britain’s ageing population are perfect, says David Stevenson.
Peer-to-peer lending generates a lot of hype. David C Stevenson looks at the numbers to see if investors are right to be excited.
Mario Gabelli is an investment legend and he’s just launched a new fund in London. David C Stevenson explains why smart investors should get onboard.
Shunning short-term speculation in favour of investing for the long term is too simplistic, says David C Stevenson – and that has big implications for the funds you choose.
Analysts are predicting turmoil, fund managers are stocking up on gold. David C Stevenson is more sanguine. Here, he prepares a portfolio for the worst-case scenario, balanced with an optimist’s defensive plan.
David C Stevenson looks at trusts where the interests of the management are aligned with yours, the investor.
Lots of small businesses are fed up with being paid late. David C Stevenson looks at the innovators that have come to put an end to it.