Many investors believe active fund managers prove their worth when markets fall. But, as October’s mini-crash shows, that’s not true. Here’s what you should know before picking an active or a passive fund.
David C Stevenson finishes off building his portfolio of five investment trusts for the long run.
The vast majority of “active” fund managers fail to beat their benchmark. But that doesn’t mean you should stick everything in an index tracker, says John Stepek. Here’s why.
Gain exposure to private equity and emerging-markets infrastructure in your regular savings plan, says David C Stevenson.
Merryn Somerset Webb looks at how the MoneyWeek investment trust portfolio is getting along.
David C Stevenson’s three-part series on how to set up a long-term regular savings plan using five simple investment trusts.
Fund expert David C Stevenson picks 12 investment trusts to buy – including property, global stocks, and a few contrarian plays.
The MoneyWeek investment trust portfolio has done well by being left alone, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But now it’s time to add one more trust.
Bacit is a cheap fund of funds that donates a portion of its profits to charities battling against cancer. And it’s doing rather well, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
It is always refreshing to see shareholder capitalism in action, says Merryn Somerset Webb. And that’s what we have seen at Alliance Trust.
With a business-friendly government, a highly-educated middle class, and a young, growing population, the case for investing in India is strong. Ed Bowsher picks the best way to do it.