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Schroders: Investors should expect UK interest rates to be cut in August, and an end to 'austerity'

Schroders: Investors should expect UK interest rates to be cut in August, and an end to 'austerity'

News | Markets | 25 Jul 2016

With a slug of economic data released last week painting a profoundly negative picture of the post-EU referendum UK economy, investors should expect interest rates to fall next month and for the policy of government ‘austerity’ to ease, according to Azad Zangana, senior european economist at Schroders.

Neil Woodford: The one IPO I've bought shares in this month for Patient Capital Investment Trust

Neil Woodford: The one IPO I've bought shares in this month for Patient Capital Investment Trust

News | Funds | 25 Jul 2016

Star fund manager Neil Woodford, has revealed the one new stock he has bought over the past month for the Patient Capital Investment Trust.

Exclusive: The three best global technology stocks to buy today, by manager of the £4 billion Scottish Mortgage Investment trust

Exclusive: The three best global technology stocks to buy today, by manager of the £4 billion Scottish Mortgage Investment trust

News | Funds | 22 Jul 2016

Tom Slater, co-manager of the £4 billion Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust, which has returned 104 per cent over the past five years, compared to 48 per cent for the average trust in the AIC Global sector, has revealed the three technology stocks on which he is most keen right now.

Exclusive: The two best technology funds for investors to buy today

Exclusive: The two best technology funds for investors to buy today

News | Funds | 22 Jul 2016

Darius McDermott, managing director at Chelsea Financial Services, has revealed the two technology funds he prefers for investors today.

Why Saga shares can be a top income investment for years to come, by investor of £1.25 billion

Why Saga shares can be a top income investment for years to come, by investor of £1.25 billion

News | Shares & trading | 22 Jul 2016

Tom Moore, who runs the £1.25 billion Standard Life UK Equity Income Unconstrained fund, which has returned 63 per cent over the past five years, compared to 52 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK Equity Income sector in the same time period, has asserted that Saga shares have the capacity to provide sustainable income for years to come.

Why I've sold my BP and Shell shares in the wake of Brexit, by investor with a 7.6 per cent yield

Why I've sold my BP and Shell shares in the wake of Brexit, by investor with a 7.6 per cent yield

News | Shares & trading | 22 Jul 2016

Chris Wright, who runs the Premier Optimum Income fund, which has a yield of 7.6 per cent, has revealed the reasons why he has sold his shares in oil giants BP and Shell.

Why I think Tesco shares are dramatically undervalued, by top investor

Why I think Tesco shares are dramatically undervalued, by top investor

News | Shares & trading | 21 Jul 2016

Tristan Chapple, a director of the Aurora Investment trust, has revealed the reasons why he he has a substantial investment in the shares of troubled UK supermarket group Tesco.

Three reasons to invest in the logistics industry 

Three reasons to invest in the logistics industry 

News | Markets | 21 Jul 2016

The logistics industry is a highly competitive market, worth billions worldwide and full of
many great opportunities. There are many different freight, courier and other companies 
under the remit of logistics, which all offer the chance for investors to increase their personal
finances.

Long-term growth in the courier industry 

Long-term growth in the courier industry 

News | Markets | 21 Jul 2016

The courier industry has seen strong growth in the past five or so years, as the sector expands and adapts to the ever-changing market. For investors with an interest in couriers, it has largely been a positive time as many have prospered alongside the internet age.

Why I'm happy to own Lloyds Banking Group and Barclays shares, despite Brexit, by investor of £1.3 billion 

Why I'm happy to own Lloyds Banking Group and Barclays shares, despite Brexit, by investor of £1.3 billion 

News | Shares & trading | 21 Jul 2016

Job Curtis, manager of the £1.3 billion City of London investment trust, which has increased its dividend for each of the past fifty years, has disclosed for What Investment that he is content to keep owning shares in UK banks Lloyds and Barclays, despite the uncertainty unleashed by the EU referendum result.

Rising UK inflation nothing to worry about, agree top investors  

Rising UK inflation nothing to worry about, agree top investors  

News | Markets | 21 Jul 2016

Although the decline in the value of sterling is likely to lead to a sharp increase in the rate of inflation, it is not a pressing worry for investors, according to a brace of top analysts.

Neil Woodford: The two UK IPOs I've bought shares in this month 

Neil Woodford: The two UK IPOs I've bought shares in this month 

News | Funds | 21 Jul 2016

Star fund manager Neil Woodford, whose £8.9 Woodford Equity Income fund has returned 23 per cent in the twenty five months since launch, compared to 8 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK Equity Income sector in the same time period, has revealed the thee UK IPOs in which he has bought shares this month.

JP Morgan: Why investors should continue to have faith in UK house builder shares 

JP Morgan: Why investors should continue to have faith in UK house builder shares 

News | Funds | 20 Jul 2016

John Baker, manager of the JP Morgan UK Dynamic Fund, has revealed for What Investment the reasons why he continues to own shares in UK house builders, despite the stark share price declines seen by the sector since the EU referendum result was announced.

The best US technology stocks to buy today, by top investor

The best US technology stocks to buy today, by top investor

News | Funds | 20 Jul 2016

Whilst the opportunities to profit from buying US technology stocks is diminishing as the sector becomes ‘mature’, there are a number of value companies according to Hugh Grieve, co-manager of the Miton US Opportunities fund.

The two FTSE 100 stocks I've bought more of since Brexit, by manager of £2.7 billion 

The two FTSE 100 stocks I've bought more of since Brexit, by manager of £2.7 billion 

News | Funds | 20 Jul 2016

Francis Brooke, manager of the £2.7 billion Troy Income fund, which has returned 36 per cent over the past three years compared to 18 per cent for the average fund in the IA UK Equity Income sector in the same time period, has revealed the two FTSE 100 stocks he has bought more of as a result of the Brexit-induced share price falls.

UK commercial property rents 'likely to fall 10 per cent' in the aftermath of Brexit, says veteran investor

UK commercial property rents 'likely to fall 10 per cent' in the aftermath of Brexit, says veteran investor

News | Funds | 19 Jul 2016

Jim Rehlaender, manager of Old Mutual Global Property Securities fund has asserted that UK commercial property rents are likely to fall by 10 per cent in the aftermath of the UK voting to leave the EU.