Analysis & Opinion


Fund to watch: Legal and General UK Property
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 10:59

Retail parks in Scotland, a distribution centre in Stafford, and an office block in the centre of London are among the different types of commercial properties owned by this fund.

The Briefing: Property
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 10:58

While property can act as a useful diversifier in certain situations, there are many issues for potential investors to consider before they commit money to the sector.

A nanostep for chips, a quantum leap for technology
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 09:49

Legendary investor Ken Fisher tells Interactive Investor which hi-tech companies to buy for the next leap in computer chip technology.

Five shares to play low-risk theme
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 09:34

Ditch exposure to macro themes in favour of more stock-specific risk, urges one highly-rated broker.

Company News

Barclays' investment banking arm charms market
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 13:56

After Antony Jenkins was shown the door earlier this month for failing to pay enough attention to Barclays' Investment Banking arm, Wednesday's results have come as a relief.

Asian equity funds see record outflows in June
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 13:39

The latest data from the Investment Association (IA) shows that Asian equity funds shed £288 million in June - the sector's largest single monthly outflow on record.

Sky in demand across Europe
Wed, 29th July 2015 - 12:34

Sky has impressed in its full-year results with an 18% rally in operating profit, triggering upgrades in the City.

Gloo Networks IPO targets £1 billion acquisition
Tue, 28th July 2015 - 14:13

This new company's experienced founders certainly cannot be accused of lacking ambition.

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Share Sleuth is the online diary of value investor and companies editor Richard Beddard, including research notes, watchlist and a model portfolio.

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