What can retail investors learn from fund managers?

We look for inspiration in six of Standard Life’s top investing principles
Thursday 18 May 2017 Author: David Stevenson
Can retail investors get a head start by replicating stock picking and portfolio management techniques used by fund managers? The answer is definitely ‘yes’, although there are some limitations. With this is mind, we attended a presentation on 10 May by asset manager Standard Life ( SL. ) to see if we could pick up any tips from their fund experts on how a retail investor could build and...

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