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Are your funds in the dog house?

It is estimated that in the UK alone some £8 billion is languishing in under-performing investment funds. Add all the money in offshore funds and other jurisdictions and the number is worryingly large. These poorly performing funds, known as dogs, … Continue reading

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Seven rules for smart investing

With so much in the press about investing, as well as lots of conflicting opinions and information, it’s hard to separate fact from fiction, or even wishful thinking. I have therefore put together a simple guide of seven practical tips … Continue reading

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Understanding Risk

Risk is a term much bandied about by those in the world of finance, but it means different things to different people. There are numerous investment options and you can ensure that you choose the right ones for you by … Continue reading

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Worrying times in investment markets?

I am sure you are aware that stock markets globally fell considerably towards the end of last week. This is as much by a consensus of fear rather than due to any rational thought. The Euro crisis brought about by … Continue reading

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Want to invest, but avoid risk? There is a way

We all know that bank accounts are currently offering very low rates of interest, but also that investing in equity markets means taking a risk with capital, especially in these troubled times. For those who want to avoid risk, options … Continue reading

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