Four investment funds to buy for 2019

We reveal products aimed at cautious, balanced and adventurous investors plus one for income too
We recognise that many investors prefer to buy funds rather than individual company shares and often miss out when various investment experts give their top picks for the year ahead as these tend to solely focus on equities. As such, we’ve asked Ryan Hughes, head of active portfolios at AJ Bell, to select four of his favourite funds with the criteria that they need to suit the anticipated market...

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