Fund Focus

Fund to watch: Aberdeen Latin American Equity

Fund to watch: Aberdeen Latin American Equity

Aberdeen Asset Management has built a solid reputation for managing emerging areas of the world.

The Briefing: Latin America

The Briefing: Latin America

There is something undeniably romantic about Latin America. Whether it's the beautiful scenery, the general climate or the languages spoken within these countries, it's a region that is synonymous with passion.

What is the best way to invest £150,000 if I don't need it for a few years?

What is the best way to invest £150,000 if I don't need it for a few years?

By putting the money in investment funds, it is possible that you'll generate a much better return than by putting it in cash, says Patrick Connolly at Chase de Vere.

February's 10 most-bought funds

February's 10 most-bought funds

Neil Woodford reigns and Neptune UK Mid-Cap makes a comeback in February, according to data from Interactive Investor.

Nine funds to give you a £10,000 annual income

9 funds to give you a £10,000 annual income

Heather Connon asks four experts wich funds they would select to generate a £10,000 income, and reveals Money Observer's own portfolio.

Markets on a high covers over cracks in Tactical Asset Allocator

Markets on a high covers over cracks in Tactical Asset Allocator

With equity markets at record highs, investor enthusiasm may be overreaching itself, given the instability "quantitative tightening" may bring.

Rated Funds 2015: US

Rated Funds 2015: US

Because it is widely recognised that the US market is the most difficult for actively managed funds to "beat the index", investors should pay special attention to the five funds and three investment trusts that have achieved Rated Fund status.

Rated Funds 2015: Japan

Rated Funds 2015: Japan

Our eight Rated Funds for Japan include smaller company specialists, an income-minded fund, and more broadly based funds and trusts.

Rated Funds 2015: Europe

Rated Funds 2015: European equities

As with our other regional choices, we highlight income specialists that target both large and smaller companies, along with other Rated Funds that simply scour European markets for the best investment opportunities.

Is Fundsmith Equity overvalued?

Is Fundsmith Equity overvalued?

The most popular question at the Fundsmith Equity annual meeting was whether the fund, which has more than doubled in little over four years, is overvalued. Terry Smith answered in characteristic style.

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