News & Analysis

Fund to watch: Invesco Perpetual Tactical Bond

Fund to watch: Invesco Perpetual Tactical Bond

Veterans Paul Causer and Paul Read, co-managers of Invesco Perpetual Tactical Bond fund, believe there are better rewards in credit risk than interest risk.

The Briefing: Strategic bonds

The Briefing: Strategic bonds

There are a number of reasons to love the Strategic Bond sector, says Moneywise's Rob Griffin.

Three trusts for contrarian investors

Three trusts for contrarian investors

IpsoFacto's David Liddell examines the thinking behind contrarian investing and tips three trusts for investors willing to challenge the consensus.

Five investment trusts treading a tightrope

Five investment trusts treading a tightrope

Some trusts are more vulnerable to market setbacks than others. Which could struggle and what should you look for when reviewing your holdings?

Where can investors find exposure to the energy storage sector?

Where can investors find exposure to the energy storage sector?

The ability to store energy at grid and device level requires a leap forward that is taxing many firms. But the rewards will be immense.

Investing in uncertain times

Investing in uncertain times

Where are we in the current economic cycle? How does it affect investment opportunities?

What's the best way to invest £15,000 to £20,000?

What's the best way to invest £15,000 to £20,000?

Darius McDermott, of Chelsea Financial Services, says that although ISAs may be the safest option, they might not bring the desired returns.

Fund profile: Witan Investment Trust

Fund profile: Witan Investment Trust

Andrew Bell, chief executive at Witan, tells Lindsay Vincent how the global giant has turned its fortunes around over the past decade.

"Liquidity trap" management in emerging markets favours trusts

"Liquidity trap" management in emerging markets favours trusts

Investment trusts have the edge over open-ended funds as a better way to manage emerging market liquidity risk, and have other advantages too.

Focus on three specialist investment trusts

Focus on three specialist investment trusts

Fiona Hamilton analyses the investment credentials of three very different investment companies that capitalise on the closed-ended structure.