Andy Parsons

Andy Parsons is head of investment research and advisory services at The Share Centre and is a fully-qualified financial adviser via the Chartered Insurance Institute with over 23 years financial services industry experience. As the advice team manager, Andy establishes and maintains close working relationships with external financial services providers including fund managers. Andy has been instrumental in creating and managing The Share Centre’s sister company Sharefunds, Funds of Funds and establishing their Platinum 120 range of Funds.

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Funds , News

Fund managers at the steering wheel

For those raring to watch the British Grand Prix this weekend, Andy Parsons, head of investment research and advisory services at The Share Centre, has matched three of his best


Income investors are seeking more risk

Despite a number of headwinds we believe there are reasons to be optimistic as the continual flow of positive economic data continues to fuel the momentum and corporate balance sheets


Viewpoint: The 12 stocks of Christmas

Booker Group  As restaurants see an increase in footfall, the cash and carry operator, Booker Group, could see an increase in demand and benefit from this. The management has turned


Fund in focus: Ecclesiastical Amity International fund

There are an increasing number of issues that influence investment choice, however the desire for strong returns on investment often overtake moral principles. The Ecclesiastical Amity International fund is considered


August’s most popular funds

The most notable were speculation that the US Federal Reserve would start tapering in the US in September and how much of an impact the Syrian unrest would have. Both


Fund in Focus: Neptune Japan Opportunities

Managed by Chris Taylor, the fund aims to achieve consistent capital growth by investing in a concentrated portfolio of approximately 40 to 60 Japanese stocks. The Neptune investment approach is


Fund in focus: Rathbones Global Opportunities fund

For example, the US is a market leader in information technology, whilst within the automobile market Germany and Japan often lead the way, whereas Denmark is innovative in energy development

Alternative Investments , News

Fund in focus: Invesco Perpetual Latin American

Funds with exposure to these regions have suffered significantly in terms of overall performance and redirection of capital recently as investors have looked for safer and less volatile investment options.


Fund in focus: Schroder Income fund

The Schroder Income fund has been managed by Kevin Murphy and Nick Kirrage since May 2010 and in order to achieve its income aim, the fund holds value-oriented large and

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Fund in focus: Henderson Global Technology fund

However, times are changing and appetite is returning. An example of the opportunities the sector has to offer is the growth of data and mobile phone usage. They are now