Seeking sterling share classes
Long live our noble investment trusts
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Gold funds top performance charts
Investec AM's Alastair Mundy takes a closer look at companies' different dividend strategies as the results season unfolds.
Hardeep Tawakley takes a closer look at the evolution of specialist funds and speaks to buyers about their favourite offerings.
Fund managers reveal telecoms, housebuilders and retail as some of the sectors they believe will be able to continue their strong run in 2016, alongside the trouble spots.
Similarities and differences
Avoid 'optically-high' yields
The UK may have one of the highest dividend yields globally with the spread above bonds near record highs, but Blake Hutchins, portfolio manager on the Investec UK Quality Equity Income fund, asks if this could soon be under threat.
Discusses challenges facing the UK market
Added New York-listed Visa
The New Year started, as always, with a flurry of forecasts for the next 12 months. But with equity markets having one of their worst starts, a number of commentators have not had to wait as long as usual for some of their forecasts to look a touch optimistic.
Max King, multi-asset portfolio manager at Investec Asset Management, explores the highs and lows of financial markets and business in 2015.
Investment Week's news round-up
Will rebrand to PGIM in January
Alastair Mundy, portfolio manager of the Investec UK Special Situations fund, warns against complacency in expecting flagging companies to bounce back immediately.
Shifts in currency and equity positions
Breakeven inflation rates are in many cases trading at levels not seen since before the financial crisis.
Brockman becomes head of intermediary distribution
We often create a story around our successful decisions to convince ourselves of our analytical abilities (self-affirmation bias).
Alternatives, gearing and the ability to play the premium/discount are three reasons to consider trusts according to Andrew Summers, head of collectives and fund research at Investec Wealth & Investment
Blake Hutchins, manager of the Investec UK Equity Income fund, has revealed a number of financial services companies are among his favoured holdings to provide sustainable, growing dividends.
I have never quite lost the snooker bug, so this year, happy to assist my son in avoiding GCSE revision, I took up my usual armchair seat for the World Championships.