There’s an increasing appetite among investors for more effective corporate governance. And passive funds are leading the way. John Stepek explains what’s going on.
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.
Jon Rebak looks at a UK equity fund that offers investors something different.
Abandoning a fund due to its past history can be a costly mistake. John Stepek explains.
The past decade of record-low interest rates has had a huge effect on anybody wanting to earn a decent income from their capital. But it can still be done, if you’re willing to accept some risk.
Investors have an opportunity to buy into an exceptional trust in an undervalued growth sector. They should take it, says Max King.
With interest rates rising and stocks no longer moving in sync, we’re told it’s the end for passive investing and the return of active fund managers. Nonsense, says John Stepek.
Pay no attention to investment lore, says Max King. Any market setback is likely to be fleeting.
Lindsell Train has notched up considerable success by focusing on a few core stocks. Merryn Somerset Webb talked to Michael Lindsell about his strategy.
India is almost the perfect emerging-market investment story. But don’t just pile blindly into Indian stocks, says Merryn Somerset Webb. There are much better ways to invest.
Royalty-based funds, opening up in the pharmaceutical sector, could be a great way for investors to earn income. David C Stevenson tips his favourite play.
Merryn Somerset Webb looks at two new funds which, while they are in no way perfect, aim to shake up the complacent fund management industry.