What is an IPO (Initial Public Offering) and how to invest in one

Initial public offerings (IPOs) are milestones in the stock market calendar. An IPO is where a company gives the public an opportunity to buy shares in the company for the first time. This article will introduce you to initial public offerings and explain how to invest in an IPO. Also, we will highlight some common pitfalls for IPO investors. What …

How to Invest in Property

Welcome to our comprehensive guide on how invest in property. In this article we will delve into property as an asset class, and debunk several myths. We will also explore six different methods you can use to invest. Property, also known as real estate, could be a valuable addition to an investment portfolio. Property complements the ‘balanced’ and ‘adventurous’ risk …

Investing in Emerging Markets

Are you curious about investing in emerging markets? In our article ‘How to build a basic investment portfolio‘ we suggested that investors with an ‘adventurous’ or ‘balanced’ risk profile should consider including these exotic investments in their portfolio. What are Emerging Markets? Emerging markets are the stock, bond and property markets of rapidly developing economies. MSCI, a leading index company, …

How to Reduce or Eliminate the Cost of Investing

In this article, we will explore how to reduce the cost of investing can be reduced. Although this doesn’t sound exciting – reducing fees is actually the easiest way to increase your returns. The Size of this Opportunity Fee savings could make the difference as to whether you will achieve your investment goal. If you invested £100,000 for 30 years …