Despite having a tough year, the outlook for funds investing in PFI and support services is improving, says Max King.
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.
Terry Smith’s trust should come into its own during bear markets, says Max King.
Successful active investing takes a lot of work – and even then, it’s difficult to beat the market. The answer? Be as passive as possible, says former hedge-fund manager Lars Kroijer.
David Stevenson explains how to generate an income by investing in the backbone of the new energy economy.
From cryptocurrencies to Facebook, trust is in short supply. If you want a fund to buy and abandon, who can you trust to be around long enough?
The star manager’s tactic of throwing a lot of mud at the wall and hoping some will stick hasn’t worked, says Max King.
Neil Woodford’s reputation as Britain’s top fund manager has taken a few recent hits. Sarah Moore looks at what lessons investors can learn from his misfortunes.
If you’ve already used your Isa and pension allowances, then venture capital trusts and the Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) may be the investment vehicles for you.
Baillie Gifford’s new trust gives investors the chance to buy innovative start-ups before they go big.
Active fund managers are beginning to embrace the idea of technology-inspired thematic funds. David C Stevenson reports.
Emerging markets are booming again. David C Stevenson explains how to get a slice of the action using exchange-traded funds.