Fund Focus

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.

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: Alliance Trust Sustainable Future Global Growth

Fund profile: Alliance Trust Sustainable Future Global Growth

Simon Clements, manager of Alliance Trust Sustainable Future Global Growth, says not all fossil fuels are bad - except shale gas, that is.

April's 10 most-bought funds

April's 10 most-bought funds

CF Woodford UK Equity Income holds onto the top spot for the ninth consecutive month, while Vanguard tracker funds advance at the rear.

Rated Funds update: UK equity income trusts continue to deliver

Rated Funds update: UK equity income trusts continue to deliver

Investment trusts lead Money Observer's Rated Fund UK equity income category, as funds struggle to make gains in 2015 so far.

Fund to watch: Jupiter India

Fund to watch: Jupiter India

Jupiter India's manager believes the economic outlook appears extremely positive and suggests the fund's holdings are well placed to capitalise in this environment.

Fund Profile: Evenlode Income

Fund Profile: Evenlode Income

Hugh Yarrow and Ben Peters, managers of Evenlode Income, explain why they're waiting patiently for the post-general election market fall-out.

Advances have investors eyeing UK biotech bounty

Advances have investors eyeing UK biotech bounty

The fruits of a period of intense innovation are beginning to be enjoyed by life science firms, and the funds investing in them.

Growth portfolios make up ground - model portfolio April 15 update

Growth portfolios make up ground - model portfolio April 15 update

Money Observer's growth-based portfolios shine as stockmarket investors favour wider range of shares.

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