Articles, interviews & expert comment
William Ryder | 17 April 2020
Equity analyst, William Ryder, goes back to basics to explain why stocks fall in recessions, and why they have tended to recover. Read article: Why do share prices fall in recessions? .
17 April 2020 | 6 min read
Nicholas Hyett | 20 August 2020
Nicholas Hyett explains some of the financial jargon which has leapt into the spotlight during the coronavirus crisis. Read article: Coronavirus financial jargon – what you need to know.
20 August 2020 | 4 min read
Ryan Kenny | 17 April 2020
Following the recent base rate cut by the Bank of England, savers are suffering more than ever. We take a look at an easy way to get better returns on your cash in this difficult savings environment. Read article: Savings rates are at a record low – how to get better returns.
17 April 2020 | 3 min read
Joseph Hill | 16 April 2020
We look at how bonds can play a part in a diversified portfolio. We then review three funds we think are well-placed to take advantage of current opportunities. Read article: Is now the time to invest in bond funds?.
16 April 2020 | 9 min read
Nathan Long | 15 April 2020
6 April marked the 5th anniversary for pension freedoms. We reveal how they’ve done, and take a look at how those approaching retirement really feel about the flexible rules. Read article: Pension freedoms - 5 years on .
15 April 2020 | 5 min read
Hannah Duncan | 15 April 2020
As ISAs reach their landmark 21st birthday, we look back at their journey and how they could help you today. Read article: A history of ISAs – how they could help you today .
15 April 2020 | 4 min read
Hannah Duncan | 14 April 2020
Hannah Duncan takes a closer look at how the popularity of Environmental, Social and Government (ESG) funds has soared in recent years and how some are currently outperforming mainstream indices. Read article: ESG investing – the new normal?.
14 April 2020 | 4 min read
Jonathan Baker | 14 April 2020
HL financial adviser, Jonathan Baker shares what he’s been saying to his clients to help them through these tough conditions and look forward to a brighter future. Read article: HL financial adviser, Jonathan Baker on how he’s adapting his advice in the current climate.
14 April 2020 | 4 min read
Emma Wall | 9 April 2020
Our experts look at the recent stock market movements, the lifting of restrictions in China and Europe, and the glimmers of hope investors could look for. Read article: Stock market gains – green shoots or false hope?.
9 April 2020 | 5 min read
Emma Wall | 8 April 2020
We take a look at how coronavirus is impacting dividends and where investors could look for income. Read article: Coronavirus hits dividends – where to find income.
8 April 2020
Hannah Duncan | 8 April 2020
Popularity of passive funds has increased in recent years. But, are they the best option for investors in uncertain markets? Read article: Are passive investors missing a trick?.
8 April 2020 | 3 min read