Funds News

Woodford Income Focus versus Equity Income: What's the difference?

Woodford Income Focus versus Equity Income: What's the difference?

Neil Woodford has just unveiled the holdings in his new Income Focus fund and there are lots of familiar names. David Brenchley compares the two.

How our Rated Funds have fared so far in 2017

How our Rated Funds have fared so far in 2017

Just over one-third of our Rated Funds have delivered returns in excess of 10% since the start of 2017. Kyle Caldwell names the big movers.

Fund tips to profit from powerful lure of small companies

Fund tips to profit from powerful lure of small companies

Under-researched and mispriced smaller companies in other regions are providing greater opportunties for growth. Danielle Levy investigates.

Fund sales are booming: Here's what investors are buying

Fund sales are booming: Here's what investors are buying

Fund sales reached a record high in March, but are investors missing a trick? Kyle Caldwell looks at where the money's going.

Most popular investment trusts - April 2017

Most popular investment trusts - April 2017

Two new entries have made their way into the top 10. Faith Glasgow runs through the most popular investment trusts in April.

How our trust tips have fared so far in 2017

How our trust tips have fared so far in 2017

Our adventurous portfolio make hay while the sun shines, but the conservative version get a makeover for its Asia and global constituents. Fiona Hamilton explains.

10 most popular funds - April 2017

10 most popular funds - April 2017

Neil Woodford's new income fund has climbed up our top 10 table, but has it dislodged Terry Smith from top spot. Kyle Caldwell reveals all.

Star fund manager Terry Smith's secret of successful investing

Star fund manager Terry Smith's secret of successful investing

Star fund manager Terry Smith explains why his strategy will benefit patient shareholders who stick with him for the long run. Marina Gerner reveals his thinking.

Sell in May: Five funds to consider dumping

Sell in May: Five funds to consider dumping

The old adage may not always hold true, but Marina Gerner has some interesting fund tips for those who want to tidy their portfolio ahead of the summer. 

Four investment trusts to play the Trump 'reflation trade'

Four investment trusts to play the Trump 'reflation trade'

Commodities are strong beneficiaries of the Trump trade. Cherry Reynard picks trusts to consider boarding if you worry about missing the boat.