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Perfect is the enemy of the good

Henry Irving | 18 July 2019

Henry Irving explains why this popular phrase, attributed to Voltaire, applies just as much to investing as anything else in life. Read article.

Henry Irving

18 July 2019 | 4 min read



Perfect is the enemy of the good

Henry Irving | 18 July 2019

Henry Irving explains why this popular phrase, attributed to Voltaire, applies just as much to investing as anything else in life. Read article: Perfect is the enemy of the good.

Henry Irving

18 July 2019 | 4 min read


When it pays to back an active fund manager

Dominic Rowles | 17 July 2019

We look at the case for and against active fund management. Read article: When it pays to back an active fund manager.

Dominic Rowles

17 July 2019


No debt, no problem? – 3 companies with cash on their balance sheets

George Salmon | 17 July 2019

We take a look at companies that own more than they owe. Read article: No debt, no problem? – 3 companies with cash on their balance sheets.

George Salmon

17 July 2019 | 5 min read


Emerging markets of the future - exploring new frontiers

Kate Marshall | 16 July 2019

We look at the difference between emerging and frontier markets Read article: Emerging markets of the future - exploring new frontiers.

Kate Marshall

16 July 2019 | 3 min read


How did BMO Global Smaller Companies do during a tough year for small businesses?

Kate Marshall | 16 July 2019

Is small really beautiful for investors? Find out what helped, and hindered, BMO Global Smaller Companies during the year to 30 April 2019, following the release of its annual results. Read article: How did BMO Global Smaller Companies do during a tough year for small businesses?.

Kate Marshall

16 July 2019 | 3 min read


Don’t drift into this savings trap. Here's how to maximise your cash

Joel Lewis, Savings Manager | 16 July 2019

An easy way to make the most of your cash savings. Read article: Don’t drift into this savings trap. Here's how to maximise your cash.

Joel Lewis, Savings Manager

16 July 2019 | 3 min read


How to fund long term care

Bruce Pearce | 15 July 2019

Long term care costs are expensive, and have been rising steadily year on year. Read article: How to fund long term care.

Bruce Pearce

15 July 2019 | 4 min read


3 companies with impressive margins

George Salmon | 12 July 2019

High profit margins are usually good news for shareholders, as long as they can be maintained. Read article: 3 companies with impressive margins .

George Salmon

12 July 2019 | 5 min read


The Tapered Annual Allowance: the £800,000 Black Hole

Bruce Pearce | 25 July 2019

How much the Tapered Annual Allowance could really cost. Read article: The Tapered Annual Allowance: the £800,000 Black Hole.

Bruce Pearce

25 July 2019 | 3 min read


Our monthly research roundup – Asian elections and investment trust updates

Kate Marshall | 12 July 2019

Kate Marshall, Senior Investment Analyst, looks at what our investment team got up to in June. Read article: Our monthly research roundup – Asian elections and investment trust updates.

Kate Marshall

12 July 2019 | 3 min read


A golden opportunity?

Dominic Rowles | 12 July 2019

There’s more than one way to invest in gold. Read article: A golden opportunity?.

Dominic Rowles

12 July 2019 | 4 min read


Labour propose new IHT rules

Bruce Pearce | 12 July 2019

Proposals could limit the amount each person can inherit without paying tax. Read article: Labour propose new IHT rules.

Bruce Pearce

12 July 2019 | 3 min read


Diversification – make hay while the sun shines, but beware the changing seasons

Dominic Rowles | 10 July 2019

How diversification can help your portfolio whatever the weather. Read article: Diversification – make hay while the sun shines, but beware the changing seasons.

Dominic Rowles

10 July 2019 | 3 min read


Understanding income statements

Nicholas Hyett | 10 July 2019

Useful tips on how to use company reports to pick out a business’s strengths and weaknesses. Read article: Understanding income statements.

Nicholas Hyett

10 July 2019 | 4 min read


Investing in healthcare: just what the doctor ordered?

Jonathon Curtis | 9 July 2019

Jonathan Curtis looks at how to invest in a $7.2trn industry. Read article: Investing in healthcare: just what the doctor ordered?.

Jonathon Curtis

9 July 2019 | 5 min read


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