More than £30m of buy-to-let mortgages from P2P property-lender Landbay have been securitised and given an AAA rating. But does investing in buy-to-let as an asset class make any sense? David C Stevenson investigates.
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David C Stevenson takes a look at some of the newest crop of novelty ETFs, and asks whether they’re any good.
We’ve not had a retail bond from an alternative-finance firm, says David C Stevenson. That is, until now.
The NHS ransomware affair highlighted the need for ever better cyber security. David C Stevenson tips the best funds to profit.
A new real-estate investment trust – the Supermarket Income Reit – looks like it might could provide the kind of asset-backed, secure income stream that would traditionally be in demand from pension funds.
Young alternative-investment platform WiseAlpha has come up with a different way of attracting investors. David C Stevenson explains.
David C Stevenson tips three great investment trusts to tuck away in your portfolio.
The fintech revolution has made it easy to copy how others like you are investing. But it’s not always a good idea, says David C Stevenson.
When it comes to investing in equities, the fund manager’s style matters, says David C Stevenson.
The real scandal isn’t so much the lack of houses, says David C Stevenson. It’s the state subsidies paid to landlords.