Investment Trust Focus

Model Portfolios' diverse fund choices keep losses in check

Model Portfolio diverse fund investment trusts returns beat volatility

Our Model Portfolios performed much as we intended to start 2016, with the short-term growth portfolios recording the best results.

Why funds must come clean on hidden transaction costs

Woodford fund managers transaction costs fees research portfolio turnover rate

Woodford may have stopped billing investors for research, but pressure must be placed on all fund managers to stop hiding fees and misleading clients, argues this expert.

March's 10 most-bought trusts

March's 10 most-bought investment trusts on the Interactive Investor platform

With investors sticking to established fund managers to weather volatility, familiar faces still top our most-bought list - but the market rally has brought some dramatic moves.

March's 10 most-bought funds

March's 10 most-bought funds

Passive funds, February's favourites, lost their shine in March - meanwhile, Neil Woodford is back at the top and biotech climbs back onto the list.

The best ways to build up your SIPP

The best ways to build up your SIPP

Long-term investment experts share their tips for savvy SIPP investing. They also name some choice funds and investment trusts to deliver growth and ride out volatility.

Two fund portfolios for a £10,000 annual income

Two fund portfolios for a £10k annual income

With advice and fund tips from a panel of experts, we built two solid, inflation-busting portfolios of Rated Funds for an annual £10,000 income.

February's 10 most-bought trusts

February's 10 most-bought trusts

Scottish Mortgage and Woodford Patient Capital remained the two most popular trusts last month, while UK equity income proved the favoured asset class.

February's 10 most-bought funds

February's 10 most-bought funds

Neil Woodford is knocked off top spot, over half of February's top 10 most-bought funds are passive trackers, and gold is back in vogue.

Three cracking contrarian trusts for income-seekers

Three cracking contrarian trusts for income-seekers

These three diverse trusts trade on discounts, yet boast decent yields - and one investment trust expert tips them as cracking contrarian choices. Here's why.

Why should you invest in investment trusts?

Why should you invest in investment trusts?

What is a trust, how does it work compared with a fund - and how and why should investors buy in? We delve into the basics of investment trusts.

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