Matthew Partridge talks to Dr James Clunie of the Jupiter Absolute Return Fund about his strategy shorting stocks, and what he’s barish on now.
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Attempts to diversify your portfolio are unlikely to backfire as spectacularly as they do for John Falstaff.
Studies show that women tend to make better investment decisions than men. John Stepek looks at why that might be, and how both sexes can become better investors.
Buying cheap stocks – value investing – usually works well. But it hasn’t for a while now. John Stepek looks at what’s gone wrong and asks if it’s due a turnaround.
Index-tracking funds are great, cheap alternatives to their overpriced active cousins. But they aren’t flawless, says John Stepek.
The James Bond flick starring Roger Moore is not only a great film – it can teach also teach you a thing or two about investing.
The collapse of Carillion showed the perils inherent in complicated businesses. Look for simple firms with powerful intellectual property instead, fund managers Nick Train and Tristan Chapple tell Sarah Moore.