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Manage your own investments with a helping hand

Manage your own investments with a helping hand

Research to help you select your own investments

Important: Our Wealth 150+ and Master Portfolios do not constitute personal advice. If you are unsure whether an investment is right for you, contact us for advice. All investments fall as well as rise in value and you could get back less than you invest.

There are over 2,500 funds available to private investors. While many will conduct their own research, others might need some extra help, so our research team have scoured the market to unearth what we believe are the best funds for new investment across the major sectors.

Our favourite funds for new investment

The Wealth 150+ list highlights those funds we believe to be the best across the main investment sectors.

Our goal is to help you choose your own investments from those funds where we have complete confidence in the fund manager.

Our Wealth 150+ is constantly reviewed against strict criteria and updated to ensure it includes only those that have delivered consistent outperformance.

Wealth 150 performance since launch

Wealth 150 performance since launch

Past performance is not a guide to future returns.

Source: Hargreaves Lansdown, correct as at 31/01/18

As the graph shows, investments can fall in value as well as rise, and please remember past performance is not a guide to future returns.

Calculation: The performance of the Wealth 150 has been calculated on a monthly basis since 01/12/2003. A fund's performance only contributes during the period when the fund is on the Wealth 150. Each fund in the Wealth 150 has an equal weighting.

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Build your own investment portfolio using our favourite funds

Master Portfolios are designed to help you get started with investing.

There are five example portfolios created using our investment team's favourite funds and run by the very best fund managers in their field.

You can tailor the portfolios by changing the percentage invested in each fund according to your own preferences.

  • Easy to get started

    Start with as little as £500 or by investing £125 a month

  • Expert guidance

    Our fund suggestions help you to manage risk whilst maximising performing potential

  • Help achieve your objectives

    Create an investment portfolio based on your long-term objectives

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Other ways we can help

Ready-made portfolios

Ready-made portfolios

If you're not comfortable managing your own investments you may be interested in our ready-made portfolios

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Financial advice

If you would like financial advice tailored to your personal situation we can help. Our team of fully qualified financial advisers offer both telephone and face-to-face advice.

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