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Fund to watch: Standard Life UK Equity Unconstrained

Fund to watch: Standard Life UK Equity Unconstrained

 

Investors in this fund must be willing to accept a relatively high degree of stock-specific risk due to the unconstrained nature in which it is run.

The Briefing: UK

The Briefing: UK

There is no doubt that the UK stockmarket has been a lucrative place for investors over the past few years, says Rob Griffin.

4 charts flashing warning signs

4 charts flashing warning signs

These four charts are flashing warning signs that we are in a late market stage advance, says Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management.

Market confirms breakout

Market confirms breakout

The bulls remain firmly in charge despite deterioration in market liquidity, equity outflows and weak fundamentals, says Lance Roberts at STA Wealth Management.

Stockwatch: A tuck-away share with limited downside risk

Stockwatch: A tuck-away share with limited downside risk

Directors are pumping their own cash into this AIM stock, attracted by long-term capital growth prospects. It's useful for mitigating inheritance tax liability, too.

Share of the week: Record deal puts DCC on the map

Share of the week: Record deal puts DCC on the map

A good set of results and expert dealmaking has put DCC within reach of a place in the FTSE 100.

Craft beer boom's £1bn company

Craft beer boom's £1bn company

Drinkers have developed a thirst for craft beers. Investors have, too, and one listed brewer is yet to feel the full benefit.

Stockwatch: A share still worth backing

Stockwatch: A share still worth backing

Increasing exposure to this share for the medium term makes sense, given strong fundamentals. But watch the chart like a hawk for signs of exhaustion.

Should investors follow the China in-crowd?

Should investors follow the China in-crowd?

After a 100%-plus rise in the Chinese stock market over the past year, are investors wanting a piece of the action arriving too late to the party, asks Money Observer editor Andrew Pitts.

Fund profile: Pantheon International Participations

Fund profile: Pantheon International Participations

Andrew Lebus, manager of Pantheon International Participations, the oldest listed private equity trust, has a keen eye for new consumer trends.

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