London’s Alternative Market performed poorly during its first 20 years – but investors can no longer afford to ignore its 1,254 companies, says Max King.
Articles written by Max King
Setting up global smaller-companies funds is a tall order. Max King tips two that have managed to pull it off.
Max King tips one fund with a proven record to hold for the long term.
Max King picks two investment trusts that should produce a decent income from “illiquid assets”.
Investors have an opportunity to buy into an exceptional trust in an undervalued growth sector. They should take it, says Max King.
Pay no attention to investment lore, says Max King. Any market setback is likely to be fleeting.
We’ve drifted a long way from the ‘80s and ‘90s goals of a shareholding democracy, says Max King. A new investment trust aims to get us back on course.
Cornwall is a lot wealthier – and more entrepreneurial – than official data would have us believe. The rest of Britain should follow its example, says Max King.
The re-emergence of India and China from their long economic slumber appears to offer investors the prospect of easy profits, but the lesson of history is to tread carefully in these countries, says Max King.
Share prices in the property sector crashed by more than 20% in mid-2016 as soon as the news of the Brexit vote came through. Yet the market has performed much better than many expected. Property returns have fallen in the last year, but have still been positive.