How to supercharge your returns

David Prosser explains how reinvesting dividends makes a huge difference. Where do your returns come from when you invest in the stock market – in the shares of the companies that trade on that market,…

The future is Real The future is Real

Will Fulton, Manager of UK Commercial Property Trust, on what’s next for UK real estate. After a difficult 2016, UK commercial real estate has started 2017 in a much more positive fashion. Capital values have…

What Korean Life Expectancy Means For Your Savings

Income Investing For A Longer Retirement For the first time in history, a national life expectancy is set to surpass the 90-year barrier. Recent news that South Korea’s female population will soon reach this demographic…

Old is gold!

Investing to take advantage of an ageing population   The global population is increasing and ageing. This creates many challenges... ... but also offers new investment opportunities. Healthcare, property, infrastructure, leisure and travel are just…

Introducing the Kepler Income Ratings

Equity income funds are among the most popular investments for private investors, who have few other options when it comes to generating an income from their savings in a world of near-zero interest rates, yet…

Small savings get big

David Prosser explains how regularly saving small amounts can pay off in the long run. If your new year’s resolution for 2017 is to spend less and save more, it’s worth taking a look at…

Why do investors love equity income?

The pull of dividend income has become a very powerful one and there is no sign of any decline in its popularity. In this short guide, we explore why companies that pay dividends are in…

Ignore Trump and Invest in Mexico

It would be fair to say that Donald Trump is not everyone’s cup of tea. In his short spell in office he has picked fights with seven Muslim countries, argued with supposed allies such as…

Who wants to be an ISA millionaire?

By David Prosser. "Analysis from Fidelity Investments suggests that starting from scratch today, you could be an ISA millionaire in less than three decades" Here’s a thought to cheer you up this miserable winter: in…

10 Core Investments for your ISA

In the aftermath of the referendum on whether to stay in the EU, investors are faced with a host of uncertainties - not only around the realities of Brexit but also, a little further down…

A tale of two Asias

By Cherry Reynard. There are two Asias: One buoyed by economic development, consumer spending and technological innovation; the other vulnerable to increasing US protectionism and a strong dollar While our focus is on companies rather…

Property makes a comeback

Background In August this year we published a review of the property sector (Hot property) as discounts widened markedly in the wake of the UK’s referendum on membership of the European Union. Funds and investment…