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What Investment Unit Trust awards 2016: Winners revealed 

What Investment Unit Trust awards 2016: Winners revealed 

News | Funds | 29 Jun 2016

The winners of the What Investment Unit Trust Awards have been revealed. The awards were judged by Jason Hollands, managing director at Tilney Bestinvest, Darius McDermott, of Chelsea Financial Services, Nathan Sweeney, fund manager at Architas, and Patrick Connolly, of Chase De Vere.

Why I think Glaxosmithkline shares are a 'quality' investment right now, by prominent income investor

Why I think Glaxosmithkline shares are a 'quality' investment right now, by prominent income investor

News | Funds | 29 Jun 2016

Blake Hutchins, co-manager of the Investec Global Quality Equity Income fund, has asserted that shares in Glaxosmithkline shares are reliable income investment right now.

The Women's guide to successful investing

The Women's guide to successful investing

News | Markets | 29 Jun 2016

For years, it seemed as though every guide or advice on investments was geared towards men. Of course this is probably because until quite recently men really were the bread winners of the family. But now, with more and more women being professionals in their own right, and quite often being the working parent within the family, it’s about time someone put together some advice for women. Here are a few thoughts on successful investing geared towards women who might like to begin tucking some funds away for the future.

Why Tesco shares can be a 'winner' of an investment along with Lloyds Banking Group and Morrisons, by star investor 

Why Tesco shares can be a 'winner' of an investment along with Lloyds Banking Group and Morrisons, by star investor 

News | Shares & trading | 28 Jun 2016

Alastair Mundy, who runs the £832 million Temple Bar Investment Trust, which has returned 93 per cent over the past decade, compared to 56 per cent for the average trust in the AIC UK Equity Income sector in the same time period, has asserted that Tesco and Lloyds Banking Group will be amongst the ‘winners’ in share price terms in the coming years.

Premium bonds vs. the National Lottery: Which is a better investment? 

Premium bonds vs. the National Lottery: Which is a better investment? 

News | Markets | 28 Jun 2016

Colin McLachlan, technician at Lowest Investment Management writes exclusively for What Investment on  whether premium bonds are a better investment.Colin McLachlan, technician at Lowest Investment Management writes exclusively for What Investment on  whether premium bonds are a better investment.

Exclusive: The FTSE 100 stock that could 'gain 10 per cent' as a result of Brexit, by top income investor  

Exclusive: The FTSE 100 stock that could 'gain 10 per cent' as a result of Brexit, by top income investor  

News | Shares & trading | 28 Jun 2016

Eric Moore, manager of the £175 million Miton Income fund, has asserted that one particular FTSE 100 stock could gain 10 per cent as a result of Brexit.

The two best property funds to buy after Brexit, by veteran investor

The two best property funds to buy after Brexit, by veteran investor

News | Funds | 28 Jun 2016

Nick Greenwood, the city veteran who invests in other investment trusts through his Miton Worldwide Opportunities fund, has revealed the two property funds he thinks can do well in a post-Brexit world.

Nick Train: The two UK stocks I am likely to buy more of in the wake of the referendum result

Nick Train: The two UK stocks I am likely to buy more of in the wake of the referendum result

News | Funds | 27 Jun 2016

Star fund manager Nick Train, whose £800 million Finsbury Growth and Income trust has returned 98 per cent over the past five years, compared with 52 per cent for the average fund in the AIC UK Equity Income sector in the same time period, has asserted that there are a number of stocks he is likely to buy in the coming week, despite the uncertainty caused by the EU referendum result.

Harry Nimmo: The one UK smaller company IPO I've bought shares in this month 

Harry Nimmo: The one UK smaller company IPO I've bought shares in this month 

News | Funds | 27 Jun 2016

Veteran small cap investor Harry Nimmo, whose £1.2 billion Standard Life UK Smaller Companies fund has revealed the one UK smaller company in which he has invested via an IPO over the past month.

Why Lloyds Banking Group shares are worth buying right now, by manager with a 6 per cent yield 

Why Lloyds Banking Group shares are worth buying right now, by manager with a 6 per cent yield 

News | Shares & trading | 27 Jun 2016

Simon Gergel, manager of the £597 million Merchants Investment Trust, has asserted that Lloyds Banking shares are worth buying now due to the turnaround achieved by management in recent years.

Neil Woodford: Why Brexit will not lead to a recession in the UK

Neil Woodford: Why Brexit will not lead to a recession in the UK

News | Markets | 27 Jun 2016

Star fund manager Neil Woodford has asserted that, contrary to a view popular in the markets right now, Brexit will not lead to a recession in the UK, with the ‘fundamental trajectory of the economy.’

Investec: The best stocks to buy to get protection from Brexit  

Investec: The best stocks to buy to get protection from Brexit  

News | Funds | 24 Jun 2016

Simon Brazier, manager of the Investec UK Alpha fund has asserted that while the result of the EU referendum means that a UK recession is now a ‘significant reality’ and that ‘all stocks will be affected’, there are parts of the FTSE 100 and the wider equity markets to buy from profit.

Stephanie Flanders: Brexit won't derail the global recovery, but growth will fall 

Stephanie Flanders: Brexit won't derail the global recovery, but growth will fall 

News | Markets | 24 Jun 2016

Stephanie Flanders, the former BBC economics editor who is now chief market strategist for Europe at JP Morgan Asset Management, has asserted that while stock markets are in ‘shock’ at the result of last night’s referendum, the outcome will be increased volatility and a drop in GDP, but not an end to the global economic recovery.

Exclusive: Brexit definitely weakens the case for investing in the Eurozone, says top investor 

Exclusive: Brexit definitely weakens the case for investing in the Eurozone, says top investor 

News | Funds | 24 Jun 2016

Simon Edelsten, manager of the Artemis Global Select fund, which has returned 61 per cent over the past five years, compared to 37 per cent for the average fund in the IA Global sector, has asserted that the decision of UK voters to leave the EU has also weakened the investment case for the Eurozone.

Bank of England governor Mark Carney: What Brexit means for the UK economy  

Bank of England governor Mark Carney: What Brexit means for the UK economy  

News | Markets | 24 Jun 2016

Mark Carney, the Bank of England governor who had previously described the prospects of the UK leaving the EU as ‘the most significant’ near term risk to the UK economy, has moved this morning to reassure the markets about the impact.

Revealed: The three best funds to buy to protect yourself from the consequences of Brexit 

Revealed: The three best funds to buy to protect yourself from the consequences of Brexit 

News | Funds | 24 Jun 2016

Darius McDermott, managing director at Chelsea Financial Services, has revealed the funds he believes the funds that represent the best opportunity for investors to protect their wealth in the wake of the EU referendum result.