The five best ways to invest in India's promising future
Zomato delivery riders in India
Emerging markets

The five best ways to invest in India's promising future

The pandemic has been catastrophic for India, yet the stockmarket is hitting record highs. Investors are right to remain optimistic about the long ter…
23 Jul 2021
Commodities are on a roll – buy in with this cheap ETF
Mining dump trucks
Commodities

Commodities are on a roll – buy in with this cheap ETF

Profiting from raw materials isn’t as easy as you might think. A new ETF, however, is worth a look
20 Jul 2021
The space race: exciting, but not necessarily profitable
Richard Branson and Virgin Galactic stockmarket listing
Investment strategy

The space race: exciting, but not necessarily profitable

The new space race will spawn a host of new companies wanting to cash in. But investors should tread very carefully, says Merryn Somerset Webb: most w…
19 Jul 2021
how to build your own ultimate tracker fund
Gold bars
Investment strategy

how to build your own ultimate tracker fund

Efforts to build the “ultimate” tracker fund reveal how easy it is to over-complicate your asset allocation.
19 Jul 2021
Investing in Russia: risky but rewarding?
Vladimir Putin
Share tips

Investing in Russia: risky but rewarding?

The only investment trust focusing on the world’s cheapest stockmarket is worth a look, says Max King.
14 Jul 2021
Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest to launch bitcoin ETF
Bitcoin & crypto

Cathie Wood’s ARK Invest to launch bitcoin ETF

Cathie Wood, the “star stock-picker”, bitcoin bull and founder and CEO of asset management firm ARK Invest, is hoping to launch an ETF to track the pr…
30 Jun 2021
Three British investments to profit from the post-pandemic bounce
Share tips

Three British investments to profit from the post-pandemic bounce

There is ample opportunity for investors to make handsome returns as economic activity rebounds. Here, professional investor Alex Harvey of Momentum G…
28 Jun 2021
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Two investment trusts that have proved their worth
Investment trusts

Two investment trusts that have proved their worth

These two investment trusts have earned investors’ confidence since their flotations and remain solid bets, says Max King.
25 Jun 2021
Bank on financial stocks with this investment trust
Investment trusts

Bank on financial stocks with this investment trust

Banks, though not British banks, look set for a strong rebound, making this investment trust worth researching.
22 Jun 2021
Why fund managers should share the risk with their investors
Funds

Why fund managers should share the risk with their investors

Ideally, managers would have a stake in their funds. It might not necessarily lead to better performance, but it would surely make them pay a little m…
17 Jun 2021
You probably are saving enough for your retirement, but you might want to change how you do it
Investment strategy

You probably are saving enough for your retirement, but you might want to change how you do it

Asset managers claim we aren’t saving enough for our retirements. We probably are, says Merryn Somerset Webb. But it might be an idea to change how we…
15 Jun 2021
Under new management: how change can be good for investment trusts
Investment trusts

Under new management: how change can be good for investment trusts

Change isn’t always for the better, but recently funds opting for new stewards have profited from the move, says Max King
15 Jun 2021
Why it’s vital to keep an eye on your costs when investing
Investment strategy

Why it’s vital to keep an eye on your costs when investing

Costs are one of the few aspects of investing that you have control over. Be sure to use that to your advantage, says John Stepek.
14 Jun 2021
I wish I knew what passive investing was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

I wish I knew what passive investing was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask

Passive investing is when you buy a fund that aims to track the performance of a particular index. Here's how it works.
8 Jun 2021
Investing in space: a fund for the final frontier
Share tips

Investing in space: a fund for the final frontier

The space sector is not simply about launching rockets to Mars or the moon. A new fund aims to cash in.
7 Jun 2021
Mayssa Al Midani: agritech, nutrition and climate change – feeding the world while caring for the planet
Global Economy

Mayssa Al Midani: agritech, nutrition and climate change – feeding the world while caring for the planet

Merryn talks to Mayssa Al Midani of the Pictet Nutrition fund about how she invests in feeding the world's expanding population in a sustainable way, …
4 Jun 2021
Unlocking Hansa Investment Company
Investment trusts

Unlocking Hansa Investment Company

Hansa Investment Company looks cheap given that it could eventually restructure, says Max King.
1 Jun 2021
Four energy efficiency and storage funds to buy now
Renewables

Four energy efficiency and storage funds to buy now

Energy efficiency and energy storage funds offer another way to invest in renewable power and profit from the green boom.
26 May 2021
Two bond funds to buy in case inflation doesn't take off
Investment trusts

Two bond funds to buy in case inflation doesn't take off

We could well avoid sustained price rises, in which case these bond funds look a solid bet, says Max King
18 May 2021
How to invest in biotechnology: the healthcare sector’s high-growth area
Biotech stocks

How to invest in biotechnology: the healthcare sector’s high-growth area

Dr Mike Tubbs provides an overview of this thriving industry, whose latest triumphs include the Covid-19 vaccines. He examines the best investment str…
14 May 2021
Should we adjust our all-weather ETF portfolio for inflation?
ETFs

Should we adjust our all-weather ETF portfolio for inflation?

It’s too early to batten down the hatches for our ETF model portfolio, but price pressures are increasing.
12 May 2021
Three commercial property funds that go beyond offices and shops
Property

Three commercial property funds that go beyond offices and shops

When it comes to commercial property, these three real-estate investment trusts in promising niches look most appealing, says David Stevenson.
11 May 2021