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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

News | Funds | 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.

Property vs. Pensions

Property vs. Pensions

Opinion | Property | 28 Sep 2016

The Bank of England’s Chief Economist Andy Haldane got himself into hot water in the press last month when he suggested that property is a better investment for retirement than a traditional pension.

Why I'm buying gold and Lloyds Banking Group shares right now, by investor of £971 million 

Why I'm buying gold and Lloyds Banking Group shares right now, by investor of £971 million 

News | Shares & trading | 28 Sep 2016

Alastair Mundy, who runs the £921 million Temple Bar Investment Trust, which has increased its dividend for each of the past twenty-three years, has revealed the reasons why he has started to buy gold, silver, and the shares of UK banks as a response to current economic conditions.

Winners of What Investment readers awards 2016 revealed 

Winners of What Investment readers awards 2016 revealed 

News | Running your portfolio | 28 Sep 2016

When you want to find out what a business is like, you talk to its customers-that is the principal behind the What Investment Readers Awards. 

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 

News | Funds | 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

News | Funds | 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.

What Donald Trump becoming US president would mean for stock markets, by top investors

What Donald Trump becoming US president would mean for stock markets, by top investors

News | Markets | 27 Sep 2016

Investors should be careful not to overreact to any of the outcomes of the US presidential election, according to a brace of prominent investors.

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

News | Funds | 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

News | Funds | 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

News | Funds | 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

News | Funds | 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.

Why I've been selling shares in Astra Zeneca and Glaxosmithkline, by investor of £1.4 billion

Why I've been selling shares in Astra Zeneca and Glaxosmithkline, by investor of £1.4 billion

News | Shares & trading | 26 Sep 2016

Job Curtis, who runs the £1.4 billion City of London Investment Trust, which has paid an increased dividend for each of the past fifty years, has revealed the reasons why he has been selling shares in pharma giants Astra Zeneca and Glaxosmithkline (GSK).

Why investors should expect the oil price to stay low, and how to invest in it, by top analyst 

Why investors should expect the oil price to stay low, and how to invest in it, by top analyst 

News | Intro | 26 Sep 2016

Nitesh Shah, analyst at ETF Securities has asserted that the oil price is likely to remain within the present very muted range, for a prolonged period of time.

Why I think Unilever shares remain a good income investment, by leading investor

Why I think Unilever shares remain a good income investment, by leading investor

News | Shares & trading | 23 Sep 2016

Richard Saldanha, who runs the Aviva Investors Global Equity Income fund, has asserted that the shares of global consumer company Unilever remain an attractive income investment, despite the valuation.

Why I won't buy Tesco shares right now, by investor of £943 million 

Why I won't buy Tesco shares right now, by investor of £943 million 

News | Shares & trading | 23 Sep 2016

James Balfour, who jointly runs the £943 million Aviva UK Equity Income fund has revealed the reasons why he won’t invest in the shares of Tesco, or any other UK supermarket.

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

News | Funds | 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.