Fund Focus

Fund to watch: Threadneedle Global Select

Fund to watch: Threadneedle Global Select

The aim of the Threadneedle Global Select fund is to achieve above-average capital growth by investing globally in a diversified portfolio of equities.

The Briefing: Global sector

The Briefing: Global sector

Given the uncertainty in financial markets, there's little wonder that the IMA's Global sector remains one of the most popular among UK investors.

Fund profile: Ardevora Global Equity

Fund profile: Ardevora Global Equity

Jeremy Lang reveals how he mitigates the sociopathic behaviour of company managers to deliver returns within his long/short fund.

Seven equity funds and trusts for your portfolio

Seven equity funds and trusts for your portfolio

Our multi-manager experts are bullish on equities, with David Hambridge and Ian Aylward both favouring Europe over the US.

Three funds to help investors navigate choppy fixed-income waters

Three funds to help investors navigate choppy fixed-income waters

The experts that comprise our multi-manager panel are bearish on fixed-income, with two encouraging investors to avoid high-yield bonds.

Five favoured funds and trusts for emerging market exposure

Five favoured funds and trusts for emerging market exposure

Investec's Max King is decidedly bullish on global emerging markets, unlike some of our seven-strong panel of multi-manager experts.

More funds outperform in rising markets - Consistent 50 Dec 14 update

More funds outperform in rising markets - Consistent 50 Dec 14 update

Over 30 new funds enter the Consistent 50 as October's volatility proves a king maker for some and a widow maker for others.

November's 10 most-bought funds

November's 10 most-bought funds

CF Woodford Equity Income is the bestselling fund for the fourth month running, according to our data.

Private equity star piles up the gains in Balanced Portfolio

Private equity star piles up the gains in Balanced Portfolio

Uncertainty gave way to relief among investors over the quarter, resulting in strong performance from many holdings, including 3i Group.

Mixed-asset funds work well for income seekers

Mixed-asset funds work well for income seekers

An increasing number of investors are finding mixed-asset income funds a perfect fit for their needs. Helen Pridham reports.

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