Funds and trackers

Vanguard cuts its fees – what it means for you

In the latest salvo in the passive investing charges war, Vanguard has cut fees across its range of ETF and index funds. It follows the...

Fri, 01/11/2019 - 11:58

The UK Equity Income funds exposed to low dividend cover stocks

Dividend cover is expected to fall to its lowest level in a decade* this year, meaning investors will understandably be jittery about what lies underneath...

Tue, 22/10/2019 - 14:08

Woodford alternatives: The best performing UK equity income funds over 10 years

The only positive that investors are likely to take from the Woodford situation is that there is an end in sight and those in the...

Mon, 21/10/2019 - 14:31

Property funds build Brexit cash buffer as outflows soar

Property funds have seen consistent outflows over the past year, as UK retail investors have withdrawn more than £4bn of money from the leading UK...

Mon, 21/10/2019 - 14:00

Woodford Equity Income wind up: Questions answered

What should investors in Equity Income do now?

Frustratingly for investors, there’s still nothing they can do. The fund remains closed to redemptions and investors...

Wed, 16/10/2019 - 15:25

Woodford Equity Income wind up

Link Fund Solutions, the Authorised Corporate Director (ACD) of the Woodford Equity Income fund has today announced that the fund will not re-open in December,...

Tue, 15/10/2019 - 16:35

Brexit: How we’re positioning the AJ Bell funds

The markets rallied after the Referendum vote in June 2016 and Trump’s election in November 2016, proving that share price moves are not always in...

Fri, 06/09/2019 - 12:50

How long should I hold a fund for?

One of the simplest questions faced by an investor is also one of the most important; how long should you hold an investment for?


Tue, 03/09/2019 - 14:09

What do the BlackRock fee cuts mean for the Favourite funds list?

BlackRock is the largest asset manager in the world, with around $7tn in assets under management. The majority of this is in passive (also...

Mon, 19/08/2019 - 09:07

10 lessons to learn from Woodford

News of Woodford’s fund suspension has dominated lately and while investors in his fund can only wait out the suspension for now, there are some...

Tue, 09/07/2019 - 10:49