Hedge funds appear to be in terminal decline. Matthew Lynn explains why the markets will be a healthier place without them.
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.
Star fund manager Neil Woodford has admitted investors may be disappointed with the performance of his Woodford Patient Capital investment trust.
Can P2P funds generate enough income to justify the risks, and what will happen if the economy turns down? David C Stevenson investigates.
Absolute-return funds are those that aim to achieve positive returns regardless of whether the market is going up or down. Do they work? Sarah Moore explains.
Sarah Moore looks at why the fortunes of two of Britain’s leading emerging-market equity funds have diverged in recent years.
Latin America has its problems. But that’s in the price and now’s the time to buy in, says David C Stevenson.
Many investors still prefer active funds when investing in emerging markets. But that, says Sarah Moore, may not be the best option.
Following the post-EU-referendum panic, the commercial property market seems to be stabilising.
When it comes to buying an actively managed funds, Sarah Moore explains why it pays to look for star quality.
Fund managers may well find their industry being reformed for them, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And they only have themselves to blame.
Investors in real-estate funds have been rushing for the exits. Sarah Moore looks at what’s going on.