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Essentials & education

Category: Investing and saving

Diversification – the investor’s tool we all need to talk about

We look at why diversification is an essential tool for investors, and how to use it in your investment portfolio.

Nadeem Umar

16 Feb 2021 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Investing like a Nobel Laureate

We look at the four big takeaways from Professor Robert Shiller’s hour-long talk with Barclays.

Laura Hoy

10 Feb 2021 6 min read

Category: Shares

5 IPOs that could be coming in 2021

IPO - Equity Analyst Sophie Lund-Yates looks at what companies could be doing a share launch, or initial public offering, next year.

Sophie Lund-Yates

16 Dec 2020 6 min read

Category: Essentials & education

How small changes can mean big gains for your investments

Former Performance Director of British Cycling and current Ineos Grenadiers coach Sir Dave Brailsford has long stood by his coaching practice of making marginal gains.

Nick Colman

01 Oct 2020 3 min read

Category: Investment Trusts

What is a discount on an investment trust?

What does it mean when an investment trust is trading on a discount to net asset value? And how does it impact returns?

Emma Wall, Head of Investment Analysis

14 Sep 2020 4 min read

Category: Investing and saving

What I’ve learnt about investing in 9 months

Ayo Anibaba shares what he’s learnt about investing during his first year at HL.

Ayo Anibaba

01 Jul 2020 3 min read

Category: Investing and saving

Dementia and coronavirus – how to support those affected manage their finances

We look at the latest on how coronavirus is impacting those living with dementia and give our financial tips on what you can do about it.

Bryony Hayes and Ellie Bowerman-Whyatt

30 Jun 2020 7 min read

Category: Investing and saving

How to budget like Elizabeth Warren

Hannah Duncan looks at a simple but powerful way to budget your household income and help make your money go further.

Hannah Duncan

09 Jun 2020 4 min read