Recent Copper articles

Chinese A-shares, emerging markets, and the myth of passive investing

MSCI’s decision to include Chinese “A-shares” in its emerging market index shines a fascinating light on the passive vs active investing debate, days Merryn Somerset Webb.

Why Sipps aren’t yet embracing P2P

Innovative Finance Isas are finally beginning to take off , with several launched since the start of the new tax year. However, the same can’t be said for P2P investments in Sipps. Here’s why.

How pensions are taxed

Pension taxation can be a complicated area, with tax relief, the money purchase annual allowance and lifetime allowances, for example. Ruth Jackson explains it all.

Sipp: a more flexible pension

For investors who want to make the most of their opportunities, a self-invested personal pension (Sipp) offers an attractive combination of tax breaks and investment flexibility

Choosing the best pension plan

Examples of competitive products in four categories – low-cost pensions for funds, flat-fee Sipps, percentage-based Sipps and full Sipps.

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