In the wake of the EU referendum, open-ended property funds were forced to suspend trading to stem the flow of redemptions from people worried about the state of the market.
There are two main types of fund out there for investors to invest in. Merryn Somerset Webb explains how they work, and which is her favourite.
European e-commerce is set to follow the UK’s lead. Opportunities should follow for investors in logistics, says Sarah Moore.
The British Empire Trust’s long-term outperformance looks set to continue, says Max King.
The European fund management industry is still charging customers a fortune. Here’s how to avoid big fund fees.
Fund management fees are still taking a huge bite out of investor returns. And while they may have fallen in recent years, they need to come down even further, says Merryn Somerset Webb.
As founder and chairman of Vanguard Group, Jack Bogle, who died last night, pioneered index funds and democratised investing. John Stepek examines his legacy.
One popular idea right now is that 2019 will be the year that actively managed funds trump passive funds. It sounds good, says John Stepek. But it’s nonsense. Here’s why.
2018 was a lousy year for equities, but some investment trusts managed to produce positive returns.
Professional investor Alex Davies, founder of high net worth investment service Wealth Club, picks his top venture capital trusts.
Funds that promised diversification look worryingly vulnerable to rising market volatility.
Our investment trust portfolio has been a great success. Merryn Somerset Webb assesses the outlook.