Neil Woodford doesn’t deserve your sympathy – his troubles are all his own fault
Neil Woodford

Neil Woodford doesn’t deserve your sympathy – his troubles are all his own fault

Some people think Neil Woodford has been an unfortunate victim. But he’s no such thing, says Merryn Somerset Webb. He broke some of fund management’s …
10 Jun 2019
How to avoid being hit by a falling star
Funds

How to avoid being hit by a falling star

Three ways to shield your portfolio from the fallout when a celebrity fund manager takes a tumble.
10 Jun 2019
Neil Woodford’s failure isn’t just about his incompetence – it’s about much more than that
Neil Woodford

Neil Woodford’s failure isn’t just about his incompetence – it’s about much more than that

Neil Woodford’s failure isn’t just a result of poor performance, says Merryn Somerset Webb. It’s down to a failure of governance and the very structur…
7 Jun 2019
What happens to Neil Woodford’s share holdings now?
Funds

What happens to Neil Woodford’s share holdings now?

Neil Woodford needs to build up enough cash to meet redemptions from his fund. So he’s got to sell his holdings. So is this a buying opportunity, asks…
7 Jun 2019
What Neil Woodford’s crash landing means for your money
Funds

What Neil Woodford’s crash landing means for your money

This week, former star fund manager Neil Woodford shocked markets by “gating” his flagship fund. John Stepek and Sarah Moore look at what went wrong, …
6 Jun 2019
What Neil Woodford’s woes mean for your money
Neil Woodford

What Neil Woodford’s woes mean for your money

With the suspension of dealing in Neil Woodford's Equity Income fund, John Stepek looks at where it all went wrong for the “star” fund manager, and wh…
4 Jun 2019
Woodford’s woes compound as Woodford Equity Income is suspended
Funds

Woodford’s woes compound as Woodford Equity Income is suspended

Troubled fund manager Neil Woodford has suspended dealing in his Woodford Equity Income fund “with immediate effect” after a torrid few years.
3 Jun 2019
What is Neil Woodford doing?
Neil Woodford

What is Neil Woodford doing?

The much-celebrated fund manager is testing the patience of his investors, says Sarah Moore.
12 Mar 2019
Investors' patience wears thin for Neil Woodford
Funds

Investors' patience wears thin for Neil Woodford

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.
23 Mar 2018
The star fund managers who fell to earth
Funds

The star fund managers who fell to earth

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 m…
22 Mar 2018
Neil Woodford is buying more AA shares – I’d suggest you don’t follow him
Stocks and shares

Neil Woodford is buying more AA shares – I’d suggest you don’t follow him

Since listing 2014, the AA has been a poor investment. It generates cash, but it’s swimming in debt and business is declining. So, asks John Stepek wh…
23 Feb 2018
Neil Woodford: red lights are flashing in the markets - but Brexit is a huge opportunity
Economy

Neil Woodford: red lights are flashing in the markets - but Brexit is a huge opportunity

There are “so many lights flashing red that I am losing count”, says fund manager Neil Woodford. But Brexit doom-mongers are profoundly wrong about th…
1 Dec 2017
The world’s greatest investors: Neil Woodford
Investments

The world’s greatest investors: Neil Woodford

Like any good value investor, says Matthew Partridge, Neil Woodford is prepared to wait for his returns.
22 Jul 2016