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Nick Sudbury

Alliance Trust: top picks from leading managers

An in-depth look at Alliance Trust

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 18 Jun 2024

Richard Evans

The investment trusts you can buy without paying stamp duty

Stamp duty is not levied on all trusts, here’s why

Richard Evans

Richard Evans Fidelity International - 14 Jun 2024

Tom Stevenson

I’m relieved AI has come at the end of my investing career

Modern tech isn’t a quick fix to getting rich.

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 13 Jun 2024

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in May?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 12 Jun 2024

Nick Sudbury

A global fund with an eye to the future

Rathbone Global Opportunities Fund in focus

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 12 Jun 2024

Graham Smith

What funds have investors been buying this year?

The most popular funds with our investors this year

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 11 Jun 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

The case for global investing from 3 fund managers

Watch the video plus Tom Stevenson’s mid-year market update

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 10 Jun 2024

Nick Sudbury

Should you include gold in your portfolio?

The case for the yellow metal

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 10 Jun 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

Exploring Japan’s recent resurgence

An interview with the manager of Fidelity Japan Trust

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 10 Jun 2024

Nick Sudbury

Scottish Mortgage pins its hopes on AI

Improving results from the tech-focused trust

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 05 Jun 2024

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in May?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 05 Jun 2024

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in June

The stocks to watch this month and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 30 May 2024

Graham Smith

Should I invest in gold and silver?

The case for precious metals

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 23 May 2024

Richard Evans
Richard Evans

Richard Evans Fidelity International - 22 May 2024

Becks Nunn

Are you holding too much cash?

The role of cash in a diversified portfolio

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 20 May 2024

Nick Sudbury

Emerging Market Bonds: an option from the Select 50

Opportunities in emerging markets

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 20 May 2024

Nick Sudbury

The 150-year-old investment trust that’s a best-seller

An internationally diversified portfolio aiming for growth

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 16 May 2024

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in April?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 15 May 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

Is now a good time to invest in Europe?

Browse fund ideas from our Select 50

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 08 May 2024

Nick Sudbury

Infrastructure for income

HICL Investment trust in focus

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 07 May 2024

Richard Evans

How to invest in Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway’s annual meeting takes place this weekend

Richard Evans

Richard Evans Fidelity International - 03 May 2024

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in April?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 02 May 2024

Emma-Lou Montgomery

6 stocks to watch in May

The stocks to watch this month and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 02 May 2024

Ed Monk

Does ‘Sell in May and go away’ work?

We put the old City idiom to the test

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 01 May 2024

Becks Nunn

Five common investing styles explained

What kind of investor are you?

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 30 Apr 2024

Alex Wright

Why the UK is a fount of Special Value

Opportunities in unloved companies

Alex Wright

Alex Wright Portfolio manager, Fidelity Special Values PLC - 30 Apr 2024

Nick Sudbury
Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 24 Apr 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

Bitcoin: 7 questions answered

Understanding the world’s largest cryptocurrency

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 23 Apr 2024

Tom Stevenson

A sense of customer service is an investor's best friend

The difference between good and bad companies

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 19 Apr 2024

Graham Smith

What are the GRANOLAS and should you buy them?

The pick of Europe’s top companies

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 18 Apr 2024

Nick Sudbury
Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 18 Apr 2024

Nick Sudbury

Why this 'dividend hero' is worth a look

City of London Investment Trust in focus

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 17 Apr 2024

Richard Evans

7 ‘dividend hero’ investment trusts

Investment trust income ideas

Richard Evans

Richard Evans Fidelity International - 10 Apr 2024

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in March?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 09 Apr 2024

Nick Sudbury

The most popular global funds

An easy way to invest internationally

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 08 Apr 2024

Richard Evans

Turmoil at Scottish Mortgage: what next for shareholders?

A step-by-step guide to the latest developments

Richard Evans

Richard Evans Fidelity International - 28 Mar 2024

Emma-Lou Montgomery

7 fund ideas for your ISA or SIPP

Beat the tax year-end deadline with these investment ideas

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 27 Mar 2024

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in April

The stocks to watch this month and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 27 Mar 2024

Nick Sudbury

A best-selling investment trust focused on Europe

Finding untapped potential in Europe

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 26 Mar 2024

Becks Nunn

Is my portfolio diversified enough?

A diversified investment portfolio is more important than ever

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 25 Mar 2024

Richard Evans

The fund that has 60% of its money in the Magnificent Seven

Several investment trusts have heavy exposure to the tech stars

Richard Evans

Richard Evans Fidelity International - 25 Mar 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

How many funds should I hold?

Don’t be like a kid in a candy store when it comes to your portfolio

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 19 Mar 2024

Nick Sudbury

How to profit from the game-changing reforms in India

An actively-managed approach to investing in India

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 18 Mar 2024

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in February?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 13 Mar 2024

Nick Sudbury

A best-selling global trust that offers both growth and income

Focusing on high-conviction ideas across the globe

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 11 Mar 2024

Becks Nunn

How I invest: 4 ISA millionaires talk portfolios

An X-ray look at how and where our millionaires invest

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 07 Mar 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

UK fund ideas from our Select 50

5 funds selected by experts that offer exposure to UK companies

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 07 Mar 2024

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in March

The stocks to watch this month and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 01 Mar 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

Index fund ideas from our Select 50

Get access to the world’s most exciting companies at a low cost

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 28 Feb 2024

Nick Sudbury

Can these two popular tech funds continue to deliver?

An active and a passive approach to investing in technology

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 28 Feb 2024

Becks Nunn

What role can cash funds play in a portfolio?

Throwing a spotlight on this lower-risk asset class

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 28 Feb 2024

Becks Nunn

My investing secret: why I like index funds

5 reasons why index funds aren’t to be sniffed at

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 21 Feb 2024

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in January?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 16 Feb 2024

Nick Sudbury

Finsbury Growth & Income: an update from Nick Train

Addressing three years of underperformance

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 12 Feb 2024

Nafeesa Zaman

Why are the 'Magnificent 7' stocks trending?

7 tech stocks have driven investors into a frenzy

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 09 Feb 2024

Graham Smith

Can big tech become a new source of income?

Meta’s promise of divis sent the shares soaring

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 08 Feb 2024

Nick Sudbury

Could 2024 be the year emerging markets bounce back?

Fund ideas that invest in this highly diverse region

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 05 Feb 2024

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in January?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 02 Feb 2024

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in February

The stocks to watch this month and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 02 Feb 2024

Nick Sudbury

The global fund that could benefit from lower interest rates

An easy way to access high-quality income paying shares

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 31 Jan 2024

Becks Nunn

Why are investors buying money market funds?

Three reasons why these cash investment funds are popular right now

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 24 Jan 2024

Nick Sudbury

Is this global small-cap fund one to watch in 2024?

A low cost Select 50 option focusing on smaller companies

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 24 Jan 2024

Graham Smith

The most popular SIPP funds in 2023

What are the most popular SIPP funds our investors are buying?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 22 Jan 2024

James Thomson

What 20 years of investing has taught me

From the Dot Com crash to big tech

James Thomson

James Thomson Rathbones - 19 Jan 2024

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in December?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 19 Jan 2024

Nick Sudbury

Fundsmith Equity Fund: an update from Terry Smith

Still top in its sector despite three years of underperformance

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 17 Jan 2024

Graham Smith

The top 10 most popular ISA funds in 2023

What are the most popular ISA funds our investors are buying?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 10 Jan 2024

Tom Stevenson

Fund picks for 2024

Tom Stevenson’s annual ISA and SIPP fund choices

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 05 Jan 2024

Andrew Oxlade

60/40 investing: will 2024 match 2023’s bumper year?

This year’s US data will fire the debate on mixing equities with bonds

Andrew Oxlade

Andrew Oxlade Fidelity International - 20 Dec 2023

Nick Sudbury

Is now a good time to invest in a bond fund?

Bonds offer a regular income with the potential for capital gains

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 20 Dec 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Stocks to watch in 2024

The stocks to watch in the year ahead and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 14 Dec 2023

Tom Stevenson

Why it’s important to weigh up investment risks

Fear of missing out is just as real as fear of loss

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 14 Dec 2023

Ed Monk

Which investments won (and lost) in 2023?

And did investors pick the winners?

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 14 Dec 2023

Tom Stevenson

Investment trusts: a rare opportunity

One of the many reasons to like investment trusts

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 08 Dec 2023

Nick Sudbury

Has Fidelity Special Values' contrarian approach delivered this year?

Seeking underappreciated companies with the potential to outperform

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 08 Dec 2023

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in November?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 06 Dec 2023

Nick Sudbury

Fidelity China Special Situations to absorb Abrdn China

Two trusts to combine subject to shareholder approval

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 06 Dec 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in December

The stocks to watch this month and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 01 Dec 2023

Nick Sudbury

Could Scottish Mortgage be on the brink of a turnaround?

Two large potential IPOs could change sentiment

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 30 Nov 2023

Graham Smith

Can the gold price continue to rise?

Precious metal proves its worth

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 29 Nov 2023

Nick Sudbury

Why these three handpicked UK funds stand out from the rest

Three actively managed UK funds from our Select 50

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 20 Nov 2023

Becks Nunn

How I invest: 3 SIPP millionaires talk portfolios

An X-ray look at how and where our millionaires invest

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 17 Nov 2023

Tom Stevenson

Is UK commercial property ripe for an upturn?

The case for investing in commercial property

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 16 Nov 2023

Nick Sudbury

The most popular money market funds

3 best-selling cash options

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 14 Nov 2023

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson: the ‘dual case’ for government bonds

Income and capital gain are two of the most compelling factors

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 10 Nov 2023

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in October?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 08 Nov 2023

Nick Sudbury

A defensive Select 50 option for troubled times

How this global, multi-asset fund navigates stock market uncertainty

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 07 Nov 2023

Tom Stevenson

Why Warren Buffett invested in Apple - and it’s still paying off

Apple met all of Buffett’s selection criteria

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 03 Nov 2023

Ed Monk

Will my cash savings beat inflation?

Cash may not be the one-way bet that it seems

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 02 Nov 2023

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in October?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 01 Nov 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch this November

The stocks to watch in the month ahead and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 26 Oct 2023

Nick Sudbury

Why this revamped emerging markets trust is at a 15% discount

Valuations in the region at their lowest versus developed markets since 2002

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 26 Oct 2023

Becks Nunn

Are bonds a good investment?

A guide to bonds with some fund ideas

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 19 Oct 2023

Nick Sudbury

Funds that fit with Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust

Handpicked funds to diversify your portfolio

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 18 Oct 2023

Nick Sudbury

iShares Overseas Government Bond Index Fund

A low-cost government bond tracker

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 18 Oct 2023

Graham Smith

What ETFs did investors buy in September?

The most popular exchange traded funds (ETFs) with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 11 Oct 2023

Nick Sudbury

City of London Investment Trust - why it’s a dividend hero

Popular UK equity trust that has raised its dividend for 57 consecutive years

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 09 Oct 2023

Graham Smith

Why have investors been buying infrastructure?

Is infrastructure still an attractive investment?

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 05 Oct 2023

Nick Sudbury

Vanguard S&P 500 UCITS ETF - pros and cons

Low-cost tracker that replicates the hard-to-beat S&P 500 index

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 03 Oct 2023

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in September?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 29 Sep 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch this October

The stocks to watch in the month ahead and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 28 Sep 2023

Graham Smith

Is now the time to invest in bonds?

Bank stresses may signal a new dawn for bonds

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 26 Sep 2023

Nick Sudbury

Funds that fit with Fundsmith Equity

Handpicked funds to diversify your portfolio

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 26 Sep 2023

Nick Sudbury

The 20 ‘dividend hero’ investment trusts

Investment trusts that have increased their dividends for 20 years or more

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 25 Sep 2023

Ed Monk

How important is the iPhone 15 to Apple’s success?

And how to assess the world’s biggest company

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 20 Sep 2023

Nick Sudbury

International Public Partnerships

A diversified infrastructure investment trust

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 13 Sep 2023

Graham Smith

What funds did investors buy in August?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 06 Sep 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch this September

The stocks to watch in the month ahead and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 31 Aug 2023

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in August?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 30 Aug 2023

Ed Monk

5 UK dividend stocks that our income experts love

Separating dividend diamonds from the duds

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 25 Aug 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Can Nvidia live up to the hype?

Is there anything that can stop this tech titan in its tracks?

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 24 Aug 2023

Graham Smith

What investment trusts did investors buy in July?

The most popular trusts with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 16 Aug 2023

Nick Sudbury

Fidelity China Special Situations PLC

Actively managed portfolio that offers access to China’s long-term potential

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 15 Aug 2023

Nick Sudbury

Polar Capital Technology Trust

Technology portfolio with exposure to the potential of AI

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 07 Aug 2023

Tom Stevenson

Select 50: Why we’re adding two new funds

Cash and small cap funds added to our preferred fund list

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 03 Aug 2023

Graham Smith

What ETFs did investors buy in July?

The most popular exchange traded funds (ETFs) with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 03 Aug 2023

Ed Monk

What funds did investors buy in July?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 02 Aug 2023

Nick Sudbury

Monks Investment Trust

Diversified exposure to Baillie Gifford’s best global growth ideas

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 02 Aug 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 things we learned this week

Where do you fall on the “good times / we’re all doomed” consumer mood continuum?

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 28 Jul 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in August

The stocks to watch in the month ahead and why

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 26 Jul 2023

Ed Monk

These investment trusts look cheap - is now the time to buy?

Discounts on many investment trusts have widened

Ed Monk

Ed Monk Fidelity International - 21 Jul 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 things we learned this week

From Barbie’s big-screen debut to the legacy carmakers left in Tesla’s wake

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 21 Jul 2023

Nafeesa Zaman

How I used Fidelity’s tools to select my investments

After a milestone birthday, I wanted to feel empowered with my finances

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 19 Jul 2023

Nick Sudbury

Colchester Global Bond Fund

Defensive option that invests in sovereign bonds from around the world

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 17 Jul 2023

Graham Smith

Companies in the news this week

The movers & shakers on the UK and US markets this week

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 14 Jul 2023

Tom Stevenson

Bonds are back in style - and with good reason

As markets face increasing volatility many investors are looking for safe havens

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 12 Jul 2023

Nafeesa Zaman

How to invest in alternatives

Advantages include diversification and low correlation to stocks and bonds

Nafeesa Zaman

Nafeesa Zaman Fidelity International - 10 Jul 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

The 5 most actively traded stocks in June

Tesla is in the spotlight ahead of results

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 06 Jul 2023

Tom Stevenson

2023 is a harsh reality check to investors

Three of the world’s main stock markets have confounded expectations

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 06 Jul 2023

Becks Nunn

What funds did investors buy in June?

The most popular funds with our investors last month

Becks Nunn

Becks Nunn Fidelity International - 05 Jul 2023

Graham Smith

What ETFs did investors buy in June?

The most popular exchange traded funds (ETFs) with our investors last month

Graham Smith

Graham Smith Investment writer - 04 Jul 2023

Emma-Lou Montgomery

5 stocks to watch in July and why

From Sainsbury’s to Shell, how key stocks are shaping up in challenging times

Emma-Lou Montgomery

Emma-Lou Montgomery Fidelity International - 29 Jun 2023

Tom Stevenson

Why equities are no longer the no-brainer

Investors are spoilt for choice for yield options

Tom Stevenson

Tom Stevenson Fidelity International - 23 Jun 2023

Nick Sudbury

Balanced Commercial Property Trust

Core UK commercial property portfolio with an attractive yield

Nick Sudbury

Nick Sudbury Investment writer - 21 Jun 2023

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