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The two best technology stocks for investors today, by top fund manager

The two best technology stocks for investors today, by top fund manager

News | Funds | 29 Jul 2016

Walter Price, who runs the Allianz Technology Trust, has revealed for What Investment the two technology stocks on which he is most keen right now.

Exclusive: Barclays shares can 'double by the end of 2017' following latest results 

Exclusive: Barclays shares can 'double by the end of 2017' following latest results 

News | Shares & trading | 29 Jul 2016

The latest results from banking giant Barclays, released in London this morning,  show sufficient progress that investors should start thinking of the shares doubling by the end of 2017, according to Rob James, banks analyst at Old Mutual Global Investors.

What does the new dividend tax allowance mean for investors? 

What does the new dividend tax allowance mean for investors? 

Opinion | Banking & savings | 29 Jul 2016

Debbie Kay, private client partner at Thomas Miller Investments writes exclusively for What Investment on what the dividend tax allowance means for private investors

Investing in property, without the Stamp Duty

Investing in property, without the Stamp Duty

News | Property | 29 Jul 2016

If you want to invest in property, getting the sums to add up is a markedly different proposition today than just a few months ago.

The best way to reduce your inheritance tax bill by using lifetime gifting

The best way to reduce your inheritance tax bill by using lifetime gifting

Opinion | Banking & savings | 29 Jul 2016

Andrew Miles, head of research at Ascot Lloyd writes exclusively for What Investment on how to use lifetime gifting in inheritance tax planning.

Why UK property investors should expect tough times ahead, by top investor 

Why UK property investors should expect tough times ahead, by top investor 

News | Markets | 29 Jul 2016

Steven Grahame, manager of the North Row Liquid Property fund, writes exclusively for What Investment on the outlook for property investors in the months ahead

The two UK technology stocks that can at least double investors money within three years, by investor of £2 billion

The two UK technology stocks that can at least double investors money within three years, by investor of £2 billion

News | Funds | 28 Jul 2016

Richard Watts, manager of the £2.025 billion Old Mutual UK Mid Cap fund, which has returned 104 per cent over the past five years, compared to 47 per cent for the average fund in the sector in the same time period, has revealed the two UK technology stocks he believes have the potential to at least double investors money within three years.

Lloyds Banking Group share dividend can grow by 'at least 27 per cent' this year despite Brexit, according to top analyst

Lloyds Banking Group share dividend can grow by 'at least 27 per cent' this year despite Brexit, according to top analyst

News | Shares & trading | 28 Jul 2016

Although the EU referendum result will likely dent the profitability of Lloyds Banking Group, the dividend this year could grow by at least 27 per cent, according to Rob James, banks analyst at Old Mutual Global Investors.

Harry Nimmo: The UK smaller company shares I have been buying more of since Brexit

Harry Nimmo: The UK smaller company shares I have been buying more of since Brexit

News | Funds | 28 Jul 2016

Harry Nimmo, the veteran manager of the £1.3 billion Standard Life UK Smaller Companies fund, has revealed the two smaller companies he has bought more shares in since the EU referendum.  

What Donald Trump becoming US president would mean for the economy and investors, by manager of £470 million

What Donald Trump becoming US president would mean for the economy and investors, by manager of £470 million

News | Funds | 28 Jul 2016

David Jane, who manages a trio of multi-asset funds at Miton with assets totalling around £470 million, has asserted that US equities are amongst the best investments around at present, and that a Donald Trump election victory would not have a detrimental effect on the investment case.  

Why Lloyds Banking Group shares are 'amongst the cheapest' on the UK market right now, by star investor

Why Lloyds Banking Group shares are 'amongst the cheapest' on the UK market right now, by star investor

News | Shares & trading | 28 Jul 2016

Kevin Murphy, co-manager of the Schroder Recovery fund, a £779 million fund that has returned 76 per cent over the past five years, compared to 45 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK All Companies sector in the same time period, has asserted that Lloyds Banking Group shares are ‘amongst the cheapest shares on the UK market’, and can deliver double-digit returns for years to come.

Why investors should be cheerful about Brexit

Why investors should be cheerful about Brexit

News | Markets | 27 Jul 2016

I admit I was a ‘Reluctant Remainer’: my heart said Leave and my head said Stay. I saw Leave as meaning two to three years of pain, but in seven or eight years we would do better – free to use our own talents and energy without interference.

Schroders: There is a '40 per cent chance' of recession in the UK following latest GDP data 

Schroders: There is a '40 per cent chance' of recession in the UK following latest GDP data 

News | Markets | 27 Jul 2016

The UK economy grew by 0.6 per cent in the second quarter of this year, according to data released by the Office of National Statistics this morning.

Exclusive: Old Mutual's Richard Watts writes for What Investment on why Brexit  won't lead to a UK recession 

Exclusive: Old Mutual's Richard Watts writes for What Investment on why Brexit  won't lead to a UK recession 

News | Markets | 27 Jul 2016

Richard Watts, manager of the Old Mutual UK Mid Cap Fund, explains why, he believes, consumer confidence will play an essential role in the aftermath of the Brexit vote.

The FTSE 250 stock I've bought since Brexit, by investor with a 6 per cent yield

The FTSE 250 stock I've bought since Brexit, by investor with a 6 per cent yield

News | Funds | 27 Jul 2016

Simon Gergel, who runs the £621 million Merchants Investment trust has revealed the one FTSE 250 stock he has bought for income since the EU referendum result.

Why I've been buying more gold since Brexit, by top investor 

Why I've been buying more gold since Brexit, by top investor 

News | Markets | 26 Jul 2016

Gareth Lewis, chief investment officer at Tilney Bestinvest, which oversees more than £11 billion of assets, has revealed the reasons why he is putting more cash into gold right now.