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Getting Started

Introduction

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Are you just about to take your first steps into the markets? This is the place for you. We have lots of back-to-basics under the 'How To' section and insight written in plain English to help you make the right choices when it comes to your investments. Stay on top of big stories that might impact your investments in the 'News' section.

How to

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Nov 23, 2017

How to profit from the Budget’s tech and housing spend

The Chancellor’s Budget promised multi-billion pound spending to support and boost areas...
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Oct 19, 2017

Black Monday 30 years on: what can it teach us about investing?

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Oct 10, 2017

What do fund managers do and how can you spot a good one?

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Aug 08, 2017

BLOG: Are you financially literate?

Can you answer a series of basic financial questions? If so, you're in a minority.
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Aug 03, 2017

How to invest and benefit from the sustainable ‘circular economy’

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Jul 18, 2017

How to inflation-proof your portfolio

Understanding

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Nov 20, 2017

Stock of the week: Melrose Industries

Ian Forrest, investment research analyst at The Share Centre, picks industrial engineering...
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Nov 15, 2017

VCTs: three opportunities for investors

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Nov 14, 2017

JPMorgan: three key considerations for stock market investors in the run up to Christmas

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Nov 10, 2017

Understanding the blockchain technology behind Bitcoin

You’ve probably heard a lot about Bitcoin, blockchain and crypotcurrency over the last f...
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Nov 09, 2017

Trump one year on: has he ‘made America great’ for investors?

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Nov 09, 2017

BLOG: The world’s best consumption story?

News

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Nov 23, 2017

OMGI ISA customers to move to Hargreaves Lansdown

Old Mutual Global Investors (OMGI) is bowing out of providing ISAs, transferring its clien...
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Nov 22, 2017

BLOG: Do you need robo-advice?

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Nov 21, 2017

Five funds for a monthly income

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Nov 21, 2017

Investors and company directors could be hit with higher dividend taxes

Investors and small business owners who pay themselves through dividends rather than a sal...
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Nov 20, 2017

Global dividends grow at fastest pace in three years

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Nov 14, 2017

Investors warned over cryptocurrency price speculation tools

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