Funds and trackers

Five top tips for people accessing their pension during Covid-19

New data published by the Association of British Insurers (ABI) reveals details of how savers have been accessing their retirement pots during lockdown*. The number...

Tue, 24/11/2020 - 08:18

Excluding the sinners, rewarding the winners – how we build our Responsible Growth fund

When choosing which companies to hold in our Responsible Growth fund, we employ two approaches:

1. Exclude companies that operate in certain business...

Wed, 11/11/2020 - 16:07

The Hassle Free way to Go Green

We are all working hard to reduce our carbon footprint to protect the planet for future generations, but making changes can be hard without significantly...

Wed, 04/11/2020 - 12:12

Fundsmith - simply the best?

Fundsmith has been a tremendous success story both in terms of popularity and performance. Terry Smith has become the poster boy for active management...

Fri, 30/10/2020 - 13:45

Fund removed from the AJ Bell Favourite funds list

We’ve removed Man GLG Japan CoreAlpha

What is the AJ Bell Favourite funds list?

The AJ Bell Favourite funds list is designed to lighten your...

Thu, 29/10/2020 - 15:06

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

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

AJ Bell Favourite funds list – TM Crux European Special Situations fund removed

We’ve removed TM Crux European Special Situations.

What is the AJ Bell Favourite funds list?

The AJ Bell Favourite funds list is designed to lighten...

Wed, 23/09/2020 - 11:45

Woodford investors to receive a further £183m

Investors in the shuttered Woodford Equity Income fund will get their next tranche of money before the end of this month. Link has revealed that...

Thu, 20/08/2020 - 16:13

Should you recession proof your investment portfolio? Stocks and funds to consider

Investors need to be a bit wary of piling into so-called recession-proof stocks for two reasons.

First, as the economist Joseph Stiglitz once noted, ‘the...

Fri, 14/08/2020 - 11:03