Micro-cap stocks: how to get huge returns from tiny firms
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Small cap stocks

Micro-cap stocks: how to get huge returns from tiny firms

Micro-cap stocks are often overlooked, but the British market has plenty of them and their potential is massive. Max King picks the best two investmen…
3 May 2021
What I learned from 15 years of investing in small companies
Funds

What I learned from 15 years of investing in small companies

Max King spent 15 years managing funds in the small-companies sector. Here he reveals the secrets of long-term investment success
2 Apr 2021
Three British small-cap stocks with big potential
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Three British small-cap stocks with big potential

Professional investor Jonathan Brown of the Invesco Perpetual UK Smaller Companies Investment Trust picks three UK small-cap stocks that should provid…
8 Mar 2021
With the £1bn “Future Fund”, maybe the state can pick winners after all
Rishi Sunak
UK Economy

With the £1bn “Future Fund”, maybe the state can pick winners after all

Through the Future Fund, the UK government now has lots of stakes in small, start-up, high-growth companies. Time will tell whether that was wise, say…
7 Mar 2021
Cash in on the potential of US small-cap stocks with this investment trust
Small cap stocks

Cash in on the potential of US small-cap stocks with this investment trust

There is ample scope for the American market’s small-cap stocks to close the valuation gap with blue chips. Max King picks an investment trust perfect…
22 Feb 2021
Should you risk buying into venture capital trusts (VCTs)?
Investment trusts

Should you risk buying into venture capital trusts (VCTs)?

Venture capital trusts (VCTs) are risky, but they are tax-efficient and focus on fast-growing private companies. David Stevenson picks a few to consid…
3 Feb 2021
The rising stars of Aim, London's junior stockmarket
UK stockmarkets

The rising stars of Aim, London's junior stockmarket

Aim, the LSE’s junior market, may in time overtake the FTSE 100 as the benchmark of our new economy, says Matthew Lynn.
31 Jan 2021
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Venture capital trusts that offer growth, income and tax relief
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Venture capital trusts that offer growth, income and tax relief

Professional investor Alex Davies, founder of high-net-worth investment service Wealth Club, is a fan of venture capital trusts (VCTs). Here, he picks…
8 Jan 2021
Five Aim stocks with plenty of potential for 2021
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Five Aim stocks with plenty of potential for 2021

Investing in Aim shares can make you a great deal of money – but you need to do your research. Michael Taylor of Shifting Shares picks five of his fav…
27 Dec 2020
Why we need to light a bonfire of red tape in the City
UK stockmarkets

Why we need to light a bonfire of red tape in the City

We need to encourage more firms to list on the stockmarket. That should be easily achieved, says Matthew Lynn.
15 Nov 2020
Funds to buy UK small-cap stocks on a discount
Investment trusts

Funds to buy UK small-cap stocks on a discount

Investment trusts investing in smaller companies are recovering, yet share prices haven’t caught up, says Max King.
19 Oct 2020
Three small Japanese companies with big potential
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Three small Japanese companies with big potential

Professional investor Eiji Saito of the JPMorgan Japanese Smaller Companies Trust picks three of his current favourite Japanese small-cap stocks.
5 Oct 2020
The MoneyWeek Podcast: the accelerating revolution in healthcare
Biotech stocks

The MoneyWeek Podcast: the accelerating revolution in healthcare

Merryn talks to Dr Paul Jordan, Anna Macdonald, and Dr Gareth Blades of Amati Global investors about some of their favourite small UK companies - incl…
1 Oct 2020
Three global small-cap stocks set for a big bounce
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Three global small-cap stocks set for a big bounce

Professional investor Trevor Gurwich of the American Century Global Small Cap Equity Fund picks three small-cap stocks from around the world that look…
31 Aug 2020
Finding the dividend payers of the future
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Finding the dividend payers of the future

Professional investor Ken Wotton of the Baronsmead Venture Capital Trusts picks three small-cap stocks that should generate consistent dividend paymen…
20 Jul 2020
Laura Foll: small companies, income, and the power of equity markets
UK stockmarkets

Laura Foll: small companies, income, and the power of equity markets

Merryn talks to fund manager Laura Foll about value, income yields and the UK market's underperformance, plus the benefits of smaller companies and th…
1 Jul 2020
Why Aim stocks are for stockpickers
Small cap stocks

Why Aim stocks are for stockpickers

Aim, the UK’s market for growth stocks, has had a respectable five years, but returns are driven by a few winners.
21 Jun 2020
Four ways to give London's Aim market a boost
UK stockmarkets

Four ways to give London's Aim market a boost

Aim, the LSE’s junior stockmarket, is celebrating its 25th birthday. It could do with a makeover, says Matthew Lynn.
21 Jun 2020
How to hunt down the best Aim stocks
Investment strategy

How to hunt down the best Aim stocks

There are three key factors to look for if you want to find the most promising stocks on the UK’s junior market, says Michael Taylor of Shifting Share…
23 Apr 2020
Three mistakes to avoid when investing on Aim
Small cap stocks

Three mistakes to avoid when investing on Aim

Investing in Aim shares can produce spectacular returns. But as Michael Taylor of Shifting Shares explains, you have to have your wits about you.
16 Apr 2020
Small-cap investment trusts have made a big comeback
Small cap stocks

Small-cap investment trusts have made a big comeback

Small-cap companies in the bottom segment of the market came alive late last year, as have the funds that invest in them. The rally looks set to conti…
9 Mar 2020
Three smaller companies that offer growth at a reasonable price
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Three smaller companies that offer growth at a reasonable price

Professional investor Richard Penny of the TM CRUX UK Special Situations Fund selects three of his favourite small stocks that offer growth, but are n…
9 Mar 2020