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The three reasons I won't buy any US shares for income right now, by top investor

The three reasons I won't buy any US shares for income right now, by top investor

28 Sep 2016

Peter Elston, who jointly runs the Seneca Income and Growth investment trust, which has returned 36 per cent over the past three years, has revealed for What Investment the three reasons why he won’t buy US shares for income right now.

The FTSE 100 share I've been buying because it looks to be at 'an extremely attractive price right now', by top investor 

The FTSE 100 share I've been buying because it looks to be at 'an extremely attractive price right now', by top investor 

27 Sep 2016

Henry Dixon, who runs the £512.5 million GLG UK Undervalued Assets fund, has revealed the one FTSE 100 stock he has started to buy because he feels that the shares are acutely attractively priced right now.

The FTSE 100 stock I'm invested in because it has 'exceptional management', by investor of £3.3 billion

The FTSE 100 stock I'm invested in because it has 'exceptional management', by investor of £3.3 billion

27 Sep 2016

Tom Dobell, the long-serving manager of the £3.3 billion M&G Recovery fund, has asserted that the ‘exceptional management’ behind Dixon Carphone is a key reason to own shares in the retail giant.

The one UK house builder share I think is 'undervalued' right now, by investor of £629 million

The one UK house builder share I think is 'undervalued' right now, by investor of £629 million

26 Sep 2016

Mike Felton, manager of the M&G UK Select Fund, which has returned has revealed the UK house builder share he believes is ‘undervalued’ right now.  

The two FTSE 100 stocks I think are 'compelling long-term opportunities', by top performing investor of £1 billion

The two FTSE 100 stocks I think are 'compelling long-term opportunities', by top performing investor of £1 billion

26 Sep 2016

Ben Peters, who jointly manages the £1 billion Evenlode Income fund, which has returned 27 per cent over the past year compared to 12 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK All Companies sector in the same time period, has revealed the stocks he believes can be tremendous income opportunities for years to come.

The best way to invest in UK property after Brexit, by top investor

The best way to invest in UK property after Brexit, by top investor

26 Sep 2016

Alex Ross, who runs the Premier Pan European Property fund, which has returned 132 per cent over the past five years, compared to 57 per cent for the average fund in the sector in the same time period, has revealed the area of the UK commercial property market he feels offers the best value right now.

Revealed: The best funds for an investor to place in their SIPP in 2016

Revealed: The best funds for an investor to place in their SIPP in 2016

26 Sep 2016

Jason Hollands, managing director at Tilney Bestinvest, has revealed the funds he believes are best for investors to place into their SIPP now.

Revealed: The best stocks to buy for income to profit from the fall in sterling

Revealed: The best stocks to buy for income to profit from the fall in sterling

23 Sep 2016

Simon Gergel, the long serving manager of the £651 million Merchants Investment Trust, has revealed the stocks he has been buying to profit from the 10 per cent fall in the value of sterling since the EU referendum result.

Harry Nimmo: The UK smaller companies I'm buying and selling right now

Harry Nimmo: The UK smaller companies I'm buying and selling right now

22 Sep 2016

Harry Nimmo, who runs the Standard Life UK Smaller Companies fund, a £1.2 billion vehicle that has returned 9 per cent in 2016, has revealed the shares he has been buying and selling over the past month.

Why I've sold all my BHP Billiton shares, and where I'm investing for income in Asia, by top investor

Why I've sold all my BHP Billiton shares, and where I'm investing for income in Asia, by top investor

22 Sep 2016

Mark Williams, who runs the £76.6 million Liontrust Asia Income fund, has revealed the reasons why he has sold his shares in mining giant BHP Billiton, and disclosed the shares he is buying for income in Asia.

Top investor Terry Smith labels rivals as untrustworthy as he pumps £115 million more of his own cash into his fund 

Top investor Terry Smith labels rivals as untrustworthy as he pumps £115 million more of his own cash into his fund 

22 Sep 2016

The top performing city veteran Terry Smith, whose £8.44 billion Fundsmith Equity mandate is the top performer from 200 in the IA Global Sector over the past three and five years, has lashed out at other fund managers for not investing their own cash in their own funds.

Neil Woodford: The one new investment I've made for Patient Capital over the past month 

Neil Woodford: The one new investment I've made for Patient Capital over the past month 

22 Sep 2016

Star fund manager Neil Woodford has revealed the one new investment he has made for the Patient Capital Investment Trust.

Why I've sold all my shares in Facebook, by star investor 

Why I've sold all my shares in Facebook, by star investor 

21 Sep 2016

Simon Edelsten, who runs the Artemis Global Select fund, which has returned 100 per cent in five years, compared to 71 per cent for the average fund in the IA Global sector in the same time period, has revealed the reasons why he has sold all of his shares in US tech giant Facebook.

The UK mid cap I've bought because it has 'significant potential to improve margins', by top investor

The UK mid cap I've bought because it has 'significant potential to improve margins', by top investor

21 Sep 2016

Derek Stuart, who runs the £1.1 billion Artemis UK Special Situations fund, which has returned 74 per cent over the past five years, compared to 67 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK All Companies sector in the same time period, has revealed the UK Mid Cap stock he has bought more shares in because a deal recently completed by the company means it has a renewed and significant potential.

The three UK mid-caps I'm buying for income right now, by investor of £1.2 billion

The three UK mid-caps I'm buying for income right now, by investor of £1.2 billion

21 Sep 2016

Thomas Moore, who runs the £1.2 billion Standard Life UK Equity Income Unconstrained fund, which returned 12 per cent in 2016, compared to 6 per cent for the average fund in the sector in the same time period, has revealed the three FTSE 250 stocks in which he has been investing more for income.

The 'smart' way to invest in UK infrastructure after Brexit, by investor of £500 million 

The 'smart' way to invest in UK infrastructure after Brexit, by investor of £500 million 

20 Sep 2016

Jack Barrat, who runs the £512 million GLG Undervalued Assets fund has revealed for What Investment what he believes are the smartest infrastructure investments in the UK after Brexit.