At MoneyWeek, we’ve been a supporter of penny shares for more than a decade. Throughout that time we’ve published Red Hot Penny Shares and Penny Sleuth to help private investors get to grips with the FTSE small-cap and Alternative Investment Market (Aim) to find the best growth companies in the UK.
Although riskier and more volatile than other forms of investment, the capital growth potential of penny shares is large and exciting. With a small portion of your investment pot, it can be fun and rewarding to invest in a select group of penny shares. Here at MoneyWeek, we can show you ways to research and find the best growth companies in the UK.
Latest articles on penny shares
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Too many small-cap companies are engaging in the ‘wrong kind’ of fundraising, says David Thornton. Investors need to be careful.
The new individual savings account is a great way to shield your investments from tax, says David Thornton. There really is no excuse not to have one.
‘Disruptive’ is a cliche when it comes to new technology. But the cloud is genuinely disruptive, says David Thornton. And this small-cap company is using it to transform video editing.
One of David Thornton’s investment rules of thumb is that you must be wary when a CEO goes for no obvious reason.
This newly listed marketing company could be an interesting long-term prospect for investors who like frontier markets, says David Thornton.
Filling a niche role is a great way for small companies to compete in crowded markets. David Thornton looks at one British small-cap company doing just that.
When footballers break the rules, they are punished. When bankers do it, shareholders are punished. It’s time that changed, says David Thornton.
This small-cap company aims to match its clients with academics and researchers hoping to identify the next big thing. It’s one to keep a close eye on, says David Thornton.
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