Rize Pet Care ETF: a new fund to profit from pampered pets
Dogs
ETFs

Rize Pet Care ETF: a new fund to profit from pampered pets

Thematic funds have a bad reputation, but they can be useful. The launch of the Rize Pet Care ETF is a good example, says David Stevenson.
27 Apr 2022
Nine new ETFs to consider
China green-tech
Funds

Nine new ETFs to consider

New launches of traditional funds are in short supply, but the ETF market keeps growing, says David Stevenson.
12 Apr 2022
MoneyWeek ETF portfolio update: taking a lesson on inflation from the 1970s
ETFs

MoneyWeek ETF portfolio update: taking a lesson on inflation from the 1970s

Inflation is here to stay. Time to protect our ETF portfolio with some energy exposure, says Cris Sholto Heaton
21 Mar 2022
Buy Russia – it’s cheap
Gazprom gas distribution station
Stockmarkets

Buy Russia – it’s cheap

If you want to make money investing, you need to buy stocks when they’re cheap. And right now, says Dominic Frisby, there’s nowhere cheaper than Russi…
17 Feb 2022
How to invest in blockchain without buying cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin
Bitcoin & crypto

How to invest in blockchain without buying cryptocurrencies

Many investors have been searching for a way to invest in bitcoin in their Sipp or Isa via a regular broker account. This fund fits the bill nicely, s…
27 Jan 2022
Short and leveraged tracker funds: risky rollercoasters that could bag more bang for your buck
ETFs

Short and leveraged tracker funds: risky rollercoasters that could bag more bang for your buck

Short and leveraged tracker funds could help amplify your returns, says David Stevenson. But tread carefully: they can turn out to be a rollercoaster …
29 Dec 2021
Four of the best new ETFs
ETFs

Four of the best new ETFs

The latest exchange-traded funds (ETFs) offer access to themes ranging from infrastructure to smart homes. David Stevenson takes a look at four of the…
30 Nov 2021
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Why you should always be sceptical of new funds promising miracle returns
Investment strategy

Why you should always be sceptical of new funds promising miracle returns

Many market-beating strategies could be an illusion caused by the constant search for new ways to sell funds, says Cris Sholto Heaton.
22 Nov 2021
I wish I knew what a tracker fund was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask
Too embarrassed to ask

I wish I knew what a tracker fund was, but I’m too embarrassed to ask

Instead of trying to beat the market, tracker funds – also known as “passive” funds – try to track its performance. Here's what that means.
9 Nov 2021
If you want to get exposure to bitcoin, I have this great idea for you
Bitcoin & crypto

If you want to get exposure to bitcoin, I have this great idea for you

As bitcoin climbs to new highs, you can now buy a bitcoin ETF. But if you really want to get some exposure to bitcoin, there’s a much better way, says…
20 Oct 2021
Index tracker funds won't shield your wealth from inflation – here's why
Investment strategy

Index tracker funds won't shield your wealth from inflation – here's why

If you want your portfolio to survive in an inflationary world, a broad index-tracker fund won’t cut it. You need to be a lot more selective than that…
19 Oct 2021
US approves ‘‘bitcoin lite’’ ETFs
Bitcoin & crypto

US approves ‘‘bitcoin lite’’ ETFs

The US financial regulator has begun approving bitcoin-themed exchange-traded funds, but with important caveats.
15 Oct 2021
How investment funds’ “greenwashing” hurts the planet
Funds

How investment funds’ “greenwashing” hurts the planet

A new paper suggests that funds claiming to target climate change may do more harm than good
2 Oct 2021
Carbon emissions trading: how to profit from the price of pollution
Funds

Carbon emissions trading: how to profit from the price of pollution

Carbon-emission allowances are still an esoteric market, but one that looks set to grow. This new fund could help you cash in.
21 Sep 2021
Where to find data on investment funds
Funds

Where to find data on investment funds

Investors can choose from a wide array of websites offering financial information about funds. Where should they start?
3 Aug 2021
Commodities are on a roll – buy in with this cheap ETF
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
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
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
Too embarrassed to ask: what is an ETF?
Too embarrassed to ask

Too embarrassed to ask: what is an ETF?

Many investors use ETFs, or exchange-traded funds, as part of a passive investment strategy. But what exactly is an ETF?
1 Apr 2021
Nine of the best new investment trusts and ETFs
Funds

Nine of the best new investment trusts and ETFs

A lot of appealing investment trusts trusts and exchange-traded funds have emerged now that the market has calmed down. David Stevenson picks nine of …
26 Oct 2020
Ethical investing: how to find an ESG tracker fund
ESG investing

Ethical investing: how to find an ESG tracker fund

The number of ethical exchange-traded funds is growing ever larger – David C Stevenson outlines your options.
6 Oct 2020
The triumph of the blob: how passive investing could devour markets
Investment strategy

The triumph of the blob: how passive investing could devour markets

We’re fans of passive investing at MoneyWeek. But is the rapid growth in passive ownership having a detrimental effect on the way that markets work? I…
24 Sep 2020