Fund Focus

Which countries should investors look to for dividend payouts?

Which countries should investors look to for dividend payouts?

Companies in regions where dividends have been a rarity are now taking a more enlightened view, reports Rebecca Jones.

Fund to watch: Jupiter Japan Income

Fund to watch: Jupiter Japan Income

The manager of Jupiter Japan Income selects companies that demonstrate strong, sustainable cashflow.

Fund profile: Pan European Property

Fund profile: Pan European Property

The Premier Pan European Property fund invests in the shares of property companies rather than directly in bricks and mortar.

Local currency spin gives emerging market debt an edge

Local currency spin gives emerging market debt an edge

Emerging market debt is one of the fastest-growing asset classes in the global investment universe.

Fund profile: Standard Life Emerging Market Debt

Fund profile: Standard Life Emerging Market Debt

Money Observer Rated Fund Standard Life Emerging Market Debt has 89% invested in US dollar bonds.

Blue-chip success hits holdings in Growth Portfolio

Blue-chip success hits holdings in Growth Portfolio

One of the most notable features of the last quarter in the UK was the sell-off in medium and smaller company growth stocks.

Funds Premier League: July review

Funds Premier League: May review

Since the full review of Money Observer's Premier League funds in November 2013, eight members have remained unchanged.

Still more returns to play for in Tactical Asset Allocator

Still more returns to play for in Tactical Asset Allocator

As the bull market rolls on into the summer, steady flows of money are still pushing up US stocks and mutual funds.

The Saltydog portfolios spend a month in the doldrums

The Saltydog portfolios spend a month in the doldrums

Saltydog's Ocean Liner portfolio is now showing a total return of 9.7% since launch in November 2013.

Income continues to beat growth: Model Portfolio July 2014 update

Income continues to beat growth: Model Portfolio July 2014 update

While benchmark indices rose higher, most of our 12 model portfolios are showing up extremely well over longer time frames, reports Helen Pridham.

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