When it comes to asset management, some traits and situations appear more closely linked to success than others. Marina Gerner explains what investors should look out for.
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Four simple but effective ideas for building a portfolio
David C Stevenson’s three-part series on how to set up a long-term regular savings plan using five simple investment trusts.
Having 40 years to invest can free you up to take risks in the big themes of the next few decades, says David C Stevenson. Here, he picks four of the best funds to buy for the long term.
A simple, easy to manage portfolio of our favourite investment trusts, selected by Merryn Somerset Webb, offering defensiveness, stability, exposure to growth, and some income.
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At times like this, when the world’s stockmarkets are selling off hard, it’s easy to make expensive mistakes. That’s why it’s crucial to remember what type of investor you are.
The financial services industry needs to come up with some proper definitions of phrases such as ethical or socially responsible investing, which it increasingly bandies about.
Investors are racing to ditch active funds for passive funds. When you compare performance, it’s clear why.
Matthew Partridge looks at what Shakespeare’s Hamlet can teach investors.
Everyone knows markets move in cycles. But nobody knows exactly when the cycle will turn. John Stepek looks at where we might be now, and what that means for you.
When things started to go wrong, Nick Leeson compounded the problem until it was too late, says Matthew Partridge.