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DIY Magazine

Seven key considerations for income investors; investing in financials; diversification; DIY ETF portfolios; The Great British Trade Off

17th


Aug

Trust TV: City of London Investment Trust

Fund manager Job Curtis answers investors' questions, including the possible effect of a

17th


Aug

The Big Picture: economic and political summary for August from QuotedData

See what investment trust managers are saying about prospects in their region or sector

16th


Aug

What is a SIPP and is it right for me?

DIY Investor looks at the pension wrapper that puts you in complete control

14th


Aug

Time to reassess as winding down of QE takes wind from the sails of gilts and bonds

Saltydog Investor to revisit 'Tugboat' portfolio as 'slow ahead' loses momentum

13th


Aug

FAANGS a lot: Tech bubble fears as Apple becomes the first $1billion company

Jim Paulsen believes investors are overweight tech stocks and sees parallels with the dotcom bubble

12th


Aug

Humbug: Investing for a rich retirement has a good week

Seeking financial independence, Humbug adds £1626 in the week and is 7.7% up since April

11th


Aug

Long-term investment strategy: Rethinking sustainability in the age of disruption

​How do you build a long-term investment strategy in a world where technology and politics keep

10th


Aug

The British Investor – portfolio update and a vision of the future

Following a storming performance in 2017, Chriss is finding progress a little slower; but he's

9th


Aug

The Quest for Income: Dividends ‘Supercharge Returns’

With low interest rates and falling bond yields, investors have turned to equities in search of

8th


Aug

ETFs for Income.

ETFs with good dividend yield could be the answer for those looking for income

7th


Aug

Idealism and control: Why young people invest in cryptocurrency

Survey indicates that younger investors favour cryptocurrencies over what they see as a broken

6th


Aug

Financial independence: Humbug sits tight, loses money; Fagin breaks his own rule, loses even more

Humbug and Fagin’s search for financial independence continues in The Great British Trade Off

Trust TV: City of London Investment Trust

Questioning the Manager – Henderson High Income Trust

Robo-investing Europe 2018

Active vs Passive – who or what should make your investment decisions

The AIC Guide to Investment Companies

What is Bitcoin mining?

What is Bitcoin?

BlueZest secured retail bond – 5.25% due 2022

Questioning the Manager – Henderson Alternative Strategies Trust

How is innovation and disruption impacting income-oriented equities?

Questioning the Manager – Lowland Investment Company

Questioning the Manager – Henderson Opportunities Trust

Questioning the Manager – Henderson Smaller Companies Trust

Questioning the Manager: City of London Trust

Questioning the Manager – Henderson Far East Income Ltd

Questioning the Manager Henderson TR European Growth Trust

European smaller companies punching above their weight

Questioning the Manager: Henderson EuroTrust

Questioning the Manager: Henderson International Income Trust

Questioning the manager: Henderson European Focus Investment Trust

Questioning the Manager – Bankers Investment Trust

Questioning the manager: Henderson Diversified Income Trust

Henderson Opportunities Trust

Healthcare Disruption – The New Opportunity

Henderson High Income Trust offer of shares

Introducing Janus Henderson

The simplicity of ETF Investing; Dominique Riedl, CEO, justETF

The Association of Investment Companies – 2017 in Prospect

UK Commercial Property: Tangible Income Expectations

What Proportion of Active Fund Managers Consistently Beat the Market?

Introducing Moo.la

UK’s first ISA millionaire talks about Company Refs

Schroders Commits to Diversity Throughout its Business

Introducing Dabbl

Introducing eToro

Introducing Strawberry Invest

Introducing the Landlord’s Pension

Ben Lofthouse on ‘Brexit’

Brexit reaction: short-term harm, long-term opportunity?

Can Risk be Predicted?

Financial Education: Part 5 – Do it Yourself, Do it With me, Do it For me – just don’t do nothing!

So you've decided to become an investor in pursuit of financial independence, but which way's best?

Property Investment: Stoke-on-Trent Case Study

Capital returns may be harder to achieve, but buy-to-let can still yield good rental income

Trust TV: City of London Investment Trust

Fund manager Job Curtis answers investors' questions, including the possible effect of a

The Big Picture: economic and political summary for August from QuotedData

See what investment trust managers are saying about prospects in their region or sector

What is a SIPP and is it right for me?

DIY Investor looks at the pension wrapper that puts you in complete control

Time to reassess as winding down of QE takes wind from the sails of gilts and bonds

Saltydog Investor to revisit 'Tugboat' portfolio as 'slow ahead' loses momentum

FAANGS a lot: Tech bubble fears as Apple becomes the first $1billion company

Jim Paulsen believes investors are overweight tech stocks and sees parallels with the dotcom bubble

Humbug: Investing for a rich retirement has a good week

Seeking financial independence, Humbug adds £1626 in the week and is 7.7% up since April

Long-term investment strategy: Rethinking sustainability in the age of disruption

​How do you build a long-term investment strategy in a world where technology and politics keep

The British Investor – portfolio update and a vision of the future

Following a storming performance in 2017, Chriss is finding progress a little slower; but he's

PLC Property Indices

Buyers like buying into a rising market and a ‘falling market’ is a good reason to sit on your

The Quest for Income: Dividends ‘Supercharge Returns’

With low interest rates and falling bond yields, investors have turned to equities in search of

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12th August 

Humbug has a good week – up £1626 and 7.7% in total since April

Q & A – in conversation

 

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