US tech stocks continue to lead the global market upswing. The boom shows no sign of ending.
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.
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.
The quiet growth of low-cost airline Jet2 has taken both competitors and investors by surprise – unless you were looking in the places most fund managers ignore.
This student-property fund shocked investors with a dividend cut last year, but its shares now look better value.
Sometimes you don’t even need to look at a fund’s performance, says Max King. As with this investment trust, you just know it is going to be good.
Political risks on PFI deals may be overstated, but this investment trust looks to be the best bet, says Max King.