Articles tagged "first 50 funds"

  • Person checking financial charts with a cup of coffee
    Last updated: 25/05/2017 - 11:59
    News by Marina Gerner

    One of the biggest challenges a do-it-yourself investor faces is finding the cream of the crop among the thousands of funds all aiming to do the same thing - beat the market and their peers - as only a few will be able to consistently add significant value over long periods.

  • Rebecca McVittie and Nick Price headshots
    Last updated: 19/04/2017 - 13:27
    Article by Helen Knapman

    Moneywise’s Helen Knapman speaks to Rebecca McVittie, investment director of the Fidelity Emerging Markets Fund, to find out why investors should consider emerging markets.

  • Last updated: 11/04/2017 - 15:24
    Article by Rob Griffin

    Global bonds might not seem terribly exciting but they can play an important role for the average investor – especially those with larger portfolios that are seeking balance and diversification.

  • Last updated: 12/04/2017 - 15:23
    Article by Rob Griffin

    It has certainly been a challenging few months for global markets. Just as everything was starting to settle down in the wake of Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential election sent the world into a spin.

  • EU parliament
    Last updated: 29/03/2017 - 07:51
    Article by Rob Griffin

    It’s easy to understand why Europe has been popular with investors for many years. The region is home to numerous world-class companies that boast dominant positions in sectors as diverse as engineering, banking and pharmaceuticals.

  • Last updated: 22/03/2017 - 12:43
    Article by Helen Knapman

    Moneywise’s Helen Knapman speaks to Colin Finlayson, manager of the Kames Absolute Return Bond Fund to find out why investors should still consider this ‘safe haven’ asset.

  • The next generation
    Last updated: 22/03/2017 - 09:30
    News by Gary Adams

    You may recall that last week, the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) unveiled its list of ‘dividend heroes’. Naturally, Moneywise reported on this.

  • Last updated: 21/03/2017 - 13:44
    News by Gary Adams

    The latest fund from Neil Woodford, probably one of the best-known British fund managers today, is now open for investors. Called CF Woodford Income Focus, it will aim to deliver high returns.

  • Star trophy
    Last updated: 17/03/2017 - 12:55
    News by Kyle Caldwell

    With various online brokers, including our sister website Interactive Investor, Neil Woodford’s CF Woodford Equity Income* - which is also one of Moneywise's First 50 Funds for beginner investors - regularly tops the sales chart as the most-bought UK fund.

  • Moneywise funds making gains
    Last updated: 02/03/2017 - 11:42
    News by Gary Adams & Marina Gerner

    Out of last month’s ten most-bought funds on our sister website Interactive Investor, seven of them are part of the Moneywise First 50 Funds list – and the top one, for the 11th consecutive month, is Fundsmith Equity.