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ETF income fund tips: Beware of dividend traps

ETF income fund tips: Beware of dividend traps

Morningstar's Dimitar Boyadzhiev explains the importance of looking under the bonnet of your chosen dividend ETF.

Ignore your gut feeling, here's a better way to invest

Ignore your gut feeling, here's a better way to invest

Evidence-based investing does away with emotive decision-making and focus on robust risk management, says Danielle Levy.

Tactical Asset Allocator: Emerging market exposure on the up

Tactical Asset Allocator: Emerging market exposure on the up

Emerging markets now make up nearly a third of the Tactical Asset Allocator portfolio. Ceri Jones explains why.

Why this portfolio is selling China and banking 36% profits

Why this portfolio is selling China for 36% profits

Risks are growing steadily across pockets of the world economy, particularly in China, where the the build-up of bad debt is a worry. As a consequence Ceri Jones has moved to reduce exposure to the country.

Expert investment tips for all budgets

Expert investment tips for all budgets

Whether you have a lump sum to invest or just want to squirrel away £50 a month, Moira O'Neill asks the professionals for their investment fund picks.

After the Trump rally, all the risk is on the downside

After the Trump rally, all the risk is on the downside

Stockmarkets have flown on optimism over Trumponomics, but economic reality will cut the honeymoon, says Ceri Jones. Here are the portfolio changes she's making in preparation.

How to bag a bargain share in the January sales

How to bag a bargain share in the January sales

Finding high street bargains in January is easy, but sniffing out cheap investments is much harder. Kyle Caldwell reveals some of the best value shares, trusts and funds around.

Revealed: Interactive Investor's Rated ETFs for 2017

Revealed: Interactive Investor's Rated ETFs for 2017

ETFs have become an increasingly popular way to track stockmarket gains. Here, we explain the reasoning and selection criteria for our new shortlist of 98 Rated ETFs.

Demand for gold soars in 2016

Demand for gold soars in 2016 Gold ETFs Safe Haven brexit fears defensive

Demand for the yellow metal jumped sharply in 2016's tumultuous second-quarter, and there's no sign of a let-up, writes Marina Gerner.

How to use smart beta funds

How to use smart beta funds

Fans praise smart beta funds as the fabled 'third way', combining the strengths of both active and passive funds - but how do they work and should you be investing?