Back to homepage
News , Property

Leeds launches fixed rate bonds

The one, two and five year options allow access to 25% of the funds without notice or penalty at any time. “These new fixed rate bonds, which are available with

Analysis , Property , Viewpoint

Another nail in the child trust fund coffin

CTFs were already suffering from inferior choice and higher charges for investments, as well as lower rates for cash saving. F&C was the one beacon of hope for some decent

News , Property

Tracker funds hit record high

Figures from the Investment Management Association also revealed the lowest net investment into ethical funds since 1992. “Tracker funds had a third strong year of retail sales in succession, helping

News , Property

Investment dealing app launches

The app can be downloaded and used with iPhone, iPad and Android mobile devices and is designed to let investors deal at a time convenient to them. “Sippdeal investors told

News , Property

Hargreaves Lansdown leads FTSE surge

The investment company reported strong growth over the six months to 31 December 2012 with record revenue of £140.3m and profit before tax up 30% to £93.7m. It now has

News , Property , Viewpoint

RBS hit with £390m LIBOR fine

The UK Financial Services Authority agreed a £87.5m fine with the bank while the US regulator will receive $325m and the US Department of Justice will take $150m. The fines

Featured , Property , Tax Efficient Investing

Biggest money regrets – don’t get caught out

For those currently in work, having an appropriate financial plan in place could be the difference between enjoying a comfortable retirement or struggling. It’s important now to make the effort

News , Property

First crowdfunder becomes FSA authorised

The authorisation makes Crowdcube the only regulated equity crowdfunding platform where investors can become direct shareholders in UK businesses. Crowdcube is a world leading innovator in the business finance sector

Analysis , Property

Rock bottom rates cost savers hundreds

A saver with £5,000, for example, could have lost more than £400 in gross interest over the four year period. Later this week the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee

News , Property

With-profits funds likely to hoard bonuses

Patrick Connolly, certified financial planner at AWD Chase de Vere, believes despite 2012 equities, fixed interest and property investments seeing positive returns most with-profits funds are now paying little or