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Why UK house builder shares are an attractive investment for years to come, by top investor 

Why UK house builder shares are an attractive investment for years to come, by top investor 

26 Aug 2016

The shares of some UK house builders are attractive long-term investments, according to Tristan Chapple, director of the high-performing Aurora Investment Trust.

Exclusive: The three FTSE 100 stocks I'm selling because I don't think the dividend will last, by top income investor

Exclusive: The three FTSE 100 stocks I'm selling because I don't think the dividend will last, by top income investor

26 Aug 2016

Lucy McDonald, manager of the Brunner Investment Trust, which has increased its dividend for each of the past 44 years, has revealed the three FTSE 100 stocks she has been selling out of as she believes the dividends won’t be maintained long term.

Exclusive: The three UK shares that have at least '14 per cent' growth to come, by top investor 

Exclusive: The three UK shares that have at least '14 per cent' growth to come, by top investor 

25 Aug 2016

Richard Penny, who runs the £222 million Legal and General UK Special Situations fund has revealed exclusively for What Investment the three FTSE 100 shares  he thinks can gain at least 14 per cent from here.

The FTSE 250 retailer I've sold because of Brexit, by investor with a 4.6 per cent yield   

The FTSE 250 retailer I've sold because of Brexit, by investor with a 4.6 per cent yield   

25 Aug 2016

Chris White, who runs the Premier Monthly Income fund, which has a yield of over 4 per cent, has revealed the FTSE 250 retailer he has sold all of his shares in as he feels the turnaround will take too long following the UK’s vote to leave the EU.

Harry Nimmo: The two UK smaller company shares I've sold because of Brexit

Harry Nimmo: The two UK smaller company shares I've sold because of Brexit

25 Aug 2016

Veteran UK smaller companies investor Harry Nimmo, whose £1.1 billion Standard Life UK Smaller Companies fund returned 29 per cent in 2015, compared to 14 per cent for the average fund in the sector in the same time period, has revealed the two UK shares he sold on the back of fears about the EU referendum result.

Exclusive: The FTSE 250 stock that is a 'world leader at what it does and can be bought cheaply right now', by star investor 

Exclusive: The FTSE 250 stock that is a 'world leader at what it does and can be bought cheaply right now', by star investor 

24 Aug 2016

Julian Fosh, the star investor who runs the Liontrust UK Growth fund which has returned 22 per cent over the past year. Compared to 11 per cent for the average fund in the sector in the same time period, has revealed the FTSE 250 stock he believes is a ‘world leader at what it does’, but remains cheaply valued.

The best way to invest in UK commercial property in the wake of Brexit, by investor with a 4.8 per cent yield 

The best way to invest in UK commercial property in the wake of Brexit, by investor with a 4.8 per cent yield 

24 Aug 2016

Richard Kirby, who runs the £1 billion F&C UK Commercial Property Investment Trust, has revealed what he thinks is the best way for investors to manage their property holdings in the immediate aftermath of the EU referendum result.

The two UK shares I've sold since Brexit, by investor of £841 million 

The two UK shares I've sold since Brexit, by investor of £841 million 

24 Aug 2016

Wesley McCoy, who runs the Standard Life UK Equity Unconstrained Fund, which has returned 111 per cent over the past five years, compared to 73 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK All Companies Sector in the same time period, has revealed the two shares he has disposed of on fears that the EU referendum result will hamper their prospects.

Exclusive: The best investment trusts at big discounts to buy today, by veteran investor

Exclusive: The best investment trusts at big discounts to buy today, by veteran investor

23 Aug 2016

Nick Greenwood, who runs the Miton Global Opportunities investment trust, which invests in other investment trusts, has revealed the funds he is buying because he feels the discounts will narrow.

Revealed: The best UK property fund for investors to buy right now, by prominent analyst 

Revealed: The best UK property fund for investors to buy right now, by prominent analyst 

23 Aug 2016

Genuine diversification away from the equity and bond markets and strong income potential are central attractions for investing in property right now, and one fund stands out in particular, according to Adrian Lowcock, investment director at Architas.

The FTSE 100 stocks I've been selling because the dividends are no longer reliable, by investor of £1.1 billion

The FTSE 100 stocks I've been selling because the dividends are no longer reliable, by investor of £1.1 billion

23 Aug 2016

Tom Moore, who runs the Standard Life UK Equity Income Unconstrained fund, which has returned 106 per cent over the past five years, compared to 76 per cent for the average fund in the sector over the past five years, has revealed the two FTSE 100 stocks he has been selling as he fears the income potential has weakened.

The one UK smaller company share that has suffered an unjustified fall since Brexit, by prominent investor 

The one UK smaller company share that has suffered an unjustified fall since Brexit, by prominent investor 

22 Aug 2016

Mark Niznik, who runs the Artemis UK Smaller Companies fund, has revealed the UK share he feels has suffered in the aftermath of the referendum result, without good reason.

Hargreaves Lansdown: Why now is the perfect time to invest in gold, and the best way to do it

Hargreaves Lansdown: Why now is the perfect time to invest in gold, and the best way to do it

22 Aug 2016

Heather Ferguson, investment analyst at Hargreaves Lansdown has asserted that current market conditions make it the perfect time to invest in gold.

JP Morgan: The FTSE 250 stocks to buy and sell since Brexit 

JP Morgan: The FTSE 250 stocks to buy and sell since Brexit 

22 Aug 2016

Guy Anderson, who runs the £2 billion Mercantile Investment Trust at JP Morgan Asset Management, has revealed the stocks and sectors he has sold off and persevered with in the wake of the EU referendum result.

The UK property share I'm buying because it has 'secure income' for years to come, by star investor 

The UK property share I'm buying because it has 'secure income' for years to come, by star investor 

19 Aug 2016

Simon Edelsten, manager of the Mid Wynd Investment Trust which has returned 61 per cent over the past three years, compared to 34 per cent for the average fund in the AIC Global sector in the same time period, has revealed the UK property share he is buying because he feels the income is secure for years, despite the concerns about the wider property market.

Revealed: The best funds for investors to put into their Junior ISA in 2016 

Revealed: The best funds for investors to put into their Junior ISA in 2016 

19 Aug 2016

A brace of prominent analysts have revealed exclusively for What Investment their favourite funds for placing in a Junior ISA.