The 5 Cheapest UK Equity ETFs

I will run down the 5 cheapest UK equity ETFs in this quick guide, to help cost-savvy investors pick funds which match their desire to pay less in fees. Why …

How to Pick Funds

If you’re a lazy investor like me, you love investing funds. Funds help us do away with the torturous process of stock picking. However, picking a fund can be just …

Venture Capital Trusts (VCT) Explained

A venture capital trust is similar to an investment trust. They provide investors with generous tax incentives to encourage investment in a variety of small, unlisted companies. Disclaimer: Please note …

End of the Trend Strategy

When a trend reverses, it can happen in a number of ways. It could simply turn around, without any warning. In most instances a parabolic price run up is needed, …

Further Venture Capital Platform Review

This Further Venture Capital Platform Review is a placeholder page in anticipation of our upcoming review of the Further investment platform. The content is a unique article about about different …

How to Invest In Gold Using 7 Methods

Investing in commodities such as gold carries a high degree of risk due to the volatility of the market price. Perform detailed research and understand your risk tolerance before you …

Investing Mistakes: Over-trading

Part of my article series on investing mistakes. This article will explain a mistake made by new investors following active investing strategies. When actively trading, an investor is attempting to …

The Different Types of Stockbroker

Thanks to the evolution of the British stockbroker market, alongside improvements in technology and changes in investor appetite, the current selection of stockbrokers to choose from in the UK is …

The Route to a Career in Economics

What is the Role of An Economist? The role of an economist is to apply economic knowledge and economic theory in order to give advice and generate reports. Economists research …

Commodities Trading

This article about commodities trading is applicable worldwide unless stated otherwise. Investing in commodities is a risky and speculative activity, which may cause you to lose more capital than you originally invested …

Do Banks have Financial Advisers?

This article is part of my Q&A series on financial advice. Today’s question is ‘Do banks have financial advisers?’ With each year that passes, we seem to visit the bank …