News by: Daniel Grote
For investors in need of steady and growing income, investment trusts are hard to beat. We take a look at some of the 'dividend heroes'.
Why investment trusts are great for income seekers, bonds that can float above interest rates and dividend prospects for next year.
Miners drag down FTSE 100 while Greece suffers another jaw-dropping stock market slump.
(Update) Greek instability and fresh falls in the oil price weigh on the FTSE 100.
The government is looking to extend ISA tax advantages to the period when deceased savers' estates are being administered.
Japan rally and oil price help RICA managers make up for underperformance in early part of the year.
Greece's stockmarket falls 13%, sending shockwaves around global markets.
China shares recorded their best week in more than five years on stimulus hopes, but there wasn't much good news elsewhere.
Global markets rally as stellar jobs data shows US economic recovery in rude health.
Global markets fall as ECB disappoints investors hoping for the launch of a government bond-buying programme before Christmas.
Fund manager among series of high-profile investors lending backing to Atom, slated for launch next year.
Air travel tax cut for children sends airlines higher but banks fall on prospect of bigger tax bill.
Savers will be allowed to pass on ISAs (individual savings accounts) to their spouses when they die, according to the Autumn Statement.
Aviva and Friends Life shares rose as the two insurers outlined a dividend boost for investors ahead of their mega-merger.
Oil holds onto gains after sharp rally following yesterday's five-year low.
(Update) Volatile day for oil sees price rally $4 from lows. Surge in gold sends precious metal miners higher.
Shopping frenzy to kick off Christmas season could rival Boxing Day as retailers' biggest event of the year, says Hammerson.
Savings and pensions provider pays out £2 million to investors in its Deposit fund, after admitting its marketing literature was misleading.
Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Betfair and Songbird Estates.