Investors are often charged extortionate fees by active funds that fail. Cris Sholto Heaton explains how to spot good active funds.
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Foreign exchange is often a complete rip-off. Cris Sholto Heaton reveals where to look to get a better deal on your holiday money.
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are growing in popularity with investors. Cris Sholto Heaton explains the differences between ETFs, and why you might choose to use them.
The financial services industry wants you to believe investing is complicated, says Cris Sholto Heaton. But for those who know how, the reality is very different.
Cris Sholto Heaton explains what will happen in the bond markets once central banks begin to raise interest rates.
Brewer Innis & Gunn and rugby club Wasps are looking to raise money directly from investors. Should you take up their offers? Cris Sholto Heaton investigates.
Cris Sholto Heaton explains why you should also pay attention to whether a dividend is sustainable when picking stocks.
Short-selling isn’t without its critics, but it does serve an important purpose. Cris Sholto Heaton explains how it works.
Does it make sense to hedge your currency exposure, or is it likely to result in lower returns? Cris Sholto Heaton investigates.
Deflation isn’t automatically bad for markets, says Cris Sholto Heaton. Rather, it all depends how much prices are falling and why it’s happening.