Fund Focus

Fund to watch: Schroder Asian Income Maximiser

Fund to watch: Schroder Asian Income Maximiser

Providing income with the potential for capital growth is the main objective of the fund, celebrating its fifth anniversary in June 2015.

The Briefing: Asia Excluding Japan

The Briefing: Asia Excluding Japan

Countries across the region are looking in pretty robust financial health with less debt than their counterparts in the West.

Dollar's draw and energy aversion safeguard gains in Growth Portfolio

Dollar's draw and energy aversion safeguard gains in Growth Portfolio

Mick Gilligan tells Helen Pridham why he has enjoyed successes with non-energy sector holdings and shares that have good exposure to the dollar.

How to make gains over 66% - Model portfolios annual review

How to make DIY investing easy and profitable

Gains have ranged up to 60%-plus from Money Observer's 12 Model Portfolios since they were introduced in January 2012.

Ins and outs - model portfolios annual review

Ins and outs - model portfolios annual review

Helen Pridham reviews the changes made to Money Observer's Income and Growth Model Portfolios in 2014 and the reasons for their inclusions or exclusions.

Model growth portfolios: Annual review

Model growth portfolios: Annual review

Our growth portfolios are divided into three categories to reflect investors' different time horizons as well as attitudes to risk.

Model income portfolios: Annual review

Model income portfolios: Annual review

The income portfolios are divided into three categories to reflect investors' initial income requirements as well as their risk profiles.

Diversifying to handle the unforeseen in Tactical Asset Allocator

Diversifying to handle the unforeseen in Tactical Asset Allocator

Loose monetary policy will keep equity markets on an upward trajectory despite worries about the dollar and collapsing oil prices.

December's 10 most-bought funds

December's 10 most-bought funds

CF Woodford Equity Income remains the most popular fund with private investors while tracker funds continue to gain ground.

Where to invest in 2015: Property

Where to invest in 2015: Property

Confused about where to invest this year? We ask the experts for their stockmarket tips.

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