magazine 1 Jul 2021
Quality stocks and funds to beat inflation: discover the names well placed to thrive as the cost of living goes up.
AJ Bell founder and chief executive Andy Bell explains his role in shaping the pension rules, and there is a chance to win a copy of his book, The DIY Investor.
This week’s investment ideas include a way to play a stronger oil price and potentially collect generous dividends. Shares also updates on its stock picks of the year where it continues to outperform the market.
You can also read about the sectors that might shine in the second half of the year.
Bridgepoint is the latest private equity firm to consider listing its shares on a stock market
Big shareholders are pushing for higher offers from private equity bidders
The future looks uncertain for the AIM-quoted investor
Nike’s direct to consumer drive poses a major threat to retail partners
Estate agents could be the first to see signs of flagging interest
The founder and chief executive of AJ Bell was part of the journey that lead to ministers changing the rules on self-invested personal pensions
Some companies would love a big shareholder like Mike Ashley’s Frasers, but perhaps not this one
We explain the names to hold in your portfolio as the cost of living goes up
Almost 60% of our selections are beating the market with only two out of 12 picks losing money
Discover the reasons why the two don’t always move in tandem
Rumours suggest widespread changes to tax relief rates and other factors impacting retirement savings
What worked in the first half of the year may not do as well in the second half
The company’s strategy of acquiring low-cost oil and gas assets in Canada should help deliver plenty of cash flow
Second hand car specialist Motorpoint has accelerated after unveiling a new growth strategy
A fundamental shift towards higher margin vaccines and specialty medicines should underpin profit growth
CEO exit is a near-term negative but we are positive on luxury goods leader’s post-pandemic prospects
JPMorgan Global Core Real Assets’ shares have moved from a premium to a discount to the value of its assets
We compare products that use MSCI, FTSE and Solactive indices
The UK stock market has disappointed in the five years since the EU referendum vote
AJ Bell’s Tom Selby explains the rules around ‘uncrystallised funds pension lump sums’