Excessive executive pay has been a problem for years, with big shareholders failing to control it. But the rise of passive investing is changing that. John Stepek explains why.
There are two main types of fund out there for investors to invest in. Merryn Somerset Webb explains how they work, and which is her favourite.
Investors in emerging markets who ignore Russia are missing a trick. Max King explains why.
Christmas is the perfect time to review your portfolio. John Stepek looks at the best and worst-performing funds of 2016.
David C Stevenson highlight a small UK-listed fund that acts as a constant source of ideas for bargain hunters.
Emerging markets suffered a shock in the aftermath of Donald Trump’s election, says Sarah Moore. But expect Southeast Asia to bounce back.
In the 1980s, Jim Simons left academia behind to concentrate on investing. The result was quite possibly the world’s greatest money maker.
A shortage of social housing has led to a shake-up in the sector, says David C Stevenson – and the emergence of this attractive fund.
Max King tips a host of funds in various sectors to do well in the forthcoming year.
John Stepek talks to fund manager Charlie Morris about when you should use an active fund over a passive fund.
Max King takes a look at the insurance sector, and tips some of the best funds to put your money in now.
Britain’s fund-management industry is massive. Yet the industry resembles a cosy oligopoly.