How demographics affects stock valuations
New research suggests that stock and bond valuations are driven by the age of the population – at least in the US.
Just five assets matter for investors. Here's what they are
Every investor’s needs are different – but most can be met by the right combination of five investments
New year, new investments – time to rebalance your portfolio
Don’t let your holdings become unbalanced – set clear guidelines and a definite date for an annual review of your investment portfolio
The real value of rebalancing your portfolio
Rebalancing your portfolio is a widely parroted investment basic, but not everyone agrees that it boosts your returns
How to construct a portfolio
How do you go about putting all of your assets together? Matthew Partridge explains the art of portfolio construction.
The best way to stay diversified
Asset allocation is a great way to structure your portfolio. Cris Sholto Heaton explains how to do it, and why rebalancing is important.