Investments

A dedicated portal listing what’s hot, and what’s not for investors both large and small.

Fund tips, investment opportunities, and the latest analysis on the world’s largest financial markets are written in a clear and impartial way by our investment writers.

Insightful commentary and analysis then gives you a broader perspective on commodities – so you stay ahead of the markets – whilst being aware of the latest scams and cons.

The Money International experts also take a look at the market’s ‘indirect’ influences, including politics, so you have a complete understanding of how to make the most out of your portfolio.

City watchdogs are warning investors are paying too much to fund managers who look after their retirement cash. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) claims many fund managers market their schemes as managed funds when all they do is track the FTSE100 index. Other campaigners allege the fees are a rip off...
The super-rich are still making money despite global economic problems while the rest of us struggle to make ends meet – so how do they do it? A recent survey offers some insight of how the wealthy stay wealthy – and how they keep adding more cash to their stockpiles. Looking...
Sowing seed funding for start-up businesses is reaping rewards for entrepreneurs and investors, but is sucking cash away from more established firms that need extra financial stimulus, according to a new report. More than 650 new, fast-growing companies collected £1.5 billion in investment in 2013 – an increase of more...
How would the conversation go if you called in on your boss and explained that you had not worked as hard as you could have during the year, but you expect a bonus anyway? The chat would not go well for most employees, but that’s exactly the way some financial...
Robo-advice is finally moving towards reality as regulators around the world start to assess how to make cheap and effective financial advice available to the mass market who cannot afford the fees charged by wealth managers. Receiving robo-advice about your money or investments may be new, but the impact of...
Offshore savers look unsurprisingly look for the best returns on their money and may not consider how safe their cash is while on deposit in the bank. It’s easy to assume that the same money protection rules apply to offshore savers as savers with money with British onshore banks –...
Last September whistleblower Seth Freedman claimed that traders had been adjusting the price of wholesale gas. This price sets the base line for energy bills in homes across the country, it also affects trade prices with other nations. The Financial Conduct Authority and Ofgem have reported on Thursday that no such...
The short answer is a harsh truth to face, childcare costs more per year than a mortgage. According to new research presented by The Family and Childcare Trust, the cost for one child in a part-time nursery and a part-time after school club costs £300 above the rate of an...