Early investors in Neil Woodford’s new small-cap fund could be onto a winner, says David Thornton. But as the fund’s name suggests, they must be patient.
Bruce Stout explains to Merryn Somerset Webb why emerging markets may be a better bet for profits and dividends than traditional defensive stocks.
The explosive finale to Alliance Trust’s battle with US hedge fund Elliott could present investors with a buying opportunity, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
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.
By building a portfolio of ten to 12 exchange-traded funds (ETFs), you can capture more than 80% of global market returns, says professional investor Shaun Port.
Chinese stocks have had a cracking year so far, and the chances are, there’s plenty more on the way. John Stepek tips one cheap investment trust to buy now.
Ethical investing is a bone of contention among fund managers. Matthew Partridge looks at the arguments for and against.
BlackRock’s mining investment trust suffered a dismal year. And for many investors, the changes will offer scant consolation.
Alliance Trust is under attack from an American hedge fund for the second time in three years – and its fate rests on 60,000 private investors. Simon Wilson reports.
Star fund manager James Anderson talks to Merryn Somerset Webb about why he’s relaxed about the future – and how he plans to make money from it.
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.