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Buy, hold, sell: F&C Capital and Income investment trust

Buy, hold, sell: F&C Capital and Income investment trust

Julian Cane, manager of the F&C Capital and Income investment trust, tells Marina Gerner the stocks he has been trading recently.

Monks Investment Trust: Positioned for long-term growth

Monks Investment Trust: Positioned for long-term growth

Looking for a low-cost, well diversified global portfolio of growth stocks run by an experienced management team with strong track record? Dzmitry Lipski has just the thing.

ISAs versus SIPPs: Which is best over 40 years?

ISAs versus SIPPs: Which is best over 40 years?

Should you prioritise saving into an ISA when you're young? Jennifer Hill crunches the numbers.

A decade on from the financial crisis: Best and worst shares, funds and trusts

A decade on from the financial crisis: Best and worst shares, funds and trusts

Ten years after the start of the credit crunch, Kyle Caldwell looks at the best performing investments.

Five fund managers who said 'sorry' - what happened next?

Five fund managers who said 'sorry' - what happened next?

Neil Woodford is not alone in issuing an apology to investors; Kyle Caldwell runs through five other examples, and looks at whether performance did improve.

Why investors are turning their backs on UK equities

Why investors are turning their backs on UK equities

Rathbone's James Thomson has cut his UK equity weighting significantly. Kyle Caldwell explain why.

Be patient with Neil Woodford

Be patient with Neil Woodford

Neil Woodford has come in for some criticism after his recent bad patch. Dzmitry Lipski asks whether his three funds are now cheap?

Ignore your gut feeling, here's a better way to invest

Ignore your gut feeling, here's a better way to invest

Evidence-based investing does away with emotive decision-making and focus on robust risk management, says Danielle Levy.

10 most popular investment trusts - August 2017

10 most popular investment trusts - August 2017

There are two new entrants in our top 10 most-bought investment trust league table, with investors broadening their horizons out of the UK, writes Kyle Caldwell.

10 most popular investment funds - August 2017

10 most popular investment funds - August 2017

The big names of fund management - Smith, Woodford, Lindsell and Train - lead the most-bought list once again, reports Marina Gerner.