Net retail sales of UK equity income funds hit a record high of £1.4bn last month, according to the Investment Management Association, as Neil Woodford's new fund provided a boon to the sector.
The Share Centre has revealed the most popular funds on its platform in June. Andy Parsons, head of investment research at the group, gives his views.
Strong gains from GKN, Next and Mondi helped UK markets higher on Tuesday morning, with stocks tracking gains in the US and Asia overnight.
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BNY Mellon has produced a free ‘Guide to Investing for Women' to provide an introduction to investing and looking at some of the practical considerations.
Higher interest rates now appear to be a genuine and looming possibility. Bank of England Governor Mark Carney, said this week that keeping interest rates at their current level risked a dangerous housing bubble, which may ultimately prompt a return to recession. It is that time of year when most people are more interested in sangria than savings rates, but should people be concerned?
It's a rip-roaring week for the markets as many major companies prepare to report their results to investors.
The Footsie was trading little changed early on in the session, ahead of what was set to be a busy week, particularly in the latter half.
Funds from BlackRock and J.P. Morgan have been added to Sanlam Private Investment’s bi-annual list of underperforming income portfolios after a tough year for some of their mandates.
Funds from Schroders, Jupiter, and Henderson Global Investors are dominating Chelsea Financial Services’ new ratings service, FundCalibre.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued a fresh warning to consumers about the risks of investing in corporate bond funds.
ASDA Money's new 'pay for what you need' home insurance policy is just one of many new financial products on offer this week.
Fixed income investors are wondering how to read the signals in today’s markets to know the next turn in the road.
The UK economy grew by 0.8 per cent in the second quarter of 2014, but some experts question its true strength.
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) expects profits to jump in the first half of the year, although its CEO has warned litigation issues could still hit future revenues.
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