Universities are converting from final-salary to defined-contribution pension schemes. Academics should be grateful, says Max King.
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The Witan Investment Trust is geographically diversified and boasts a growing dividend, says Max King.
Baillie Gifford’s Scottish American Investment Trust prides itself on buying companies that target both income and growth.
Those longing for a crash or a bonanza will be disappointed, says Max King. Expect house prices to just creep up.
There are plenty of positive signs for the energy sector, says Max King, even if its long-term future is one of declining output. But specialist energy fund managers are asleep at the wheel.
The BlackRock World Mining Trust has been on a roller-coaster ride, but is recovering well, says Max King.
Buying out-of-favour, beaten-down stocks may require impetuousness bordering on recklessness, says Max King – but buying recovery stocks can be mighty satisfying when it pays off.
Media chatter would have you believe markets are heading for disaster. Don’t believe a word of it, says Max King.
Sceptics were wrong about the fund’s new strategy, says Max King – the performance speaks for itself.
There’s no need to snap up overpriced shares in newer property funds when two heavyweight reits are so cheap, says Max King.