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UK sustainable fund returns show performance doesn’t have to cost the earth

Good Money Week kicks off on Saturday 24 October, in the midst of a bumper year for ethical fund sales and a snowballing spotlight on...

Thu, 22/10/2020 - 16:44


New warning over pensions crisis facing 3.5 million self-employed

Automatic enrolment has started the process of getting employed workers saving something for retirement. However, the reforms do not cover almost 5 million self-employed workers,...

Thu, 22/10/2020 - 13:11


Gamesys winning run continues with latest strong trading update

It may not be a household name but Gamesys is one of the ten best performing stocks in the FTSE 350 index in the...

Tue, 20/10/2020 - 15:16


FTSE 100 banks look to avoid living down to low expectations with Q3 results

JP Morgan Chase and Citigroup got the third-quarter reporting season for the US banks off to a good start, as both easily exceeded...

Wed, 14/10/2020 - 15:46


How to invest in a greener future like BoJo

There are broadly three ways in which people can push for a greener future without gluing themselves to the floor outside Downing Street - through...

Wed, 14/10/2020 - 10:26


How much good news is baked into Apple’s share price ahead of the latest product launch?

Apple’s shares are rolling higher again as investors get excited about the latest round of product launches, including a hotly-anticipated 5G phone, but the...

Tue, 13/10/2020 - 16:48


Unemployment hits three year high

Unemployment isn’t high by historical standards, but the picture is clearly deteriorating. We’re beginning to see what the economic wound looks like as the bandage...

Tue, 13/10/2020 - 16:44


FTSE 100 dividends are forecast to fall £18 billion in 2020

After further dividend cuts and reductions in analysts’ estimates, FTSE 100 dividend payments are forecast to fall 24%, or £18 billion, in 2020 after an...

Mon, 12/10/2020 - 16:44


First Child Trust Funds come of age – what are the options for those turning 18?

From September 2020, anyone celebrating their 18th birthday could get a bonus birthday present as the first tranche of child trust funds mature. Child Trust...

Thu, 08/10/2020 - 14:11


Banks struggle to persuade investors (and regulators) that better times lie ahead

The release of third-quarter results from US Main Street banks JP Morgan Chase and Citigroup on Tuesday 13th October and then Bank...

Wed, 07/10/2020 - 16:06


Picture darkens at Cineworld as pandemic punctures film release schedules again

Cineworld’s annual report for 2018 described that year as ‘transformative’ for the group, thanks to the £2.3 billion acquisition of US cinema owner...

Mon, 05/10/2020 - 13:25


Woodford investors left hanging until mid to late 2021

The latest update from Link does little to ease the pain for embattled investors stuck in the Woodford Equity Income fund with the news that...

Wed, 30/09/2020 - 17:04


Presidential debate revives bad memories of hanging chads and sliding markets

With Joe Biden leading in the polls, President Trump seems determined to take to heart Dylan Thomas’ cry ‘Do not go gentle into that good...

Wed, 30/09/2020 - 16:25


Two in five UK adults have been targeted by a scam or fraud during lockdown

The financial uncertainty created by the Covid-19 crisis is like blood in the water for scammers, with a huge proportion of the UK population believing...

Tue, 29/09/2020 - 13:21


The most purchased investments since the market low and how they have performed

Many DIY investors saw the March stock market crash as an opportunity to adjust their portfolios. We saw huge trading volumes in the early part...

Tue, 29/09/2020 - 12:33


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