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Terry Smith: I won't rotate like a Greater Fool

by David Campbell on Jan 23, 2017 at 15:30

Citywire AAA-rated Terry Smith says glacial pace of US interest rate rises does not justify switch from so-called 'bond proxy' stocks. 

Nick Train issues ‘sober’ warning over UK's top trust

by James Phillipps on Jan 23, 2017 at 14:02

Star manager of Lindsell Train, the country's best-performing investment trust, reiterates caution for the shares as a director cuts his holding.

FTSE falls as Trump fears send dollar lower

by Daniel Grote on Jan 23, 2017 at 10:33

Resurgent pound hits internationally-focused FTSE 100 as fears over Donald Trump's presidency spark dollar sell-off .

Andy Brough attempts to engineer Bovis merger

by Dylan Lobo on Jan 23, 2017 at 09:58

Schroders fund manager urges Berkeley Group to bid for rival troubled Bovis Homes but reports say it is not keen on £5 billion tie-up.

5 shares the pros are buying and selling

by David Campbell, Selin Bucak on Jan 23, 2017 at 05:00

Our regular roundup of trades by professional investors, featuring Just Eat, Concurrent, Avation, PayPoint and Sigmaroc.

Investment Trust Watch: catastrophe, property or bust!

by Gavin Lumsden on Jan 20, 2017 at 17:01

Looking for an alternative to equities and bonds? Three of this week's cheapest trusts could offer an answer if you can get hold of them.

Investors on tenterhooks ahead of Trump inauguration

by Daniel Grote on Jan 20, 2017 at 15:38

FTSE 100 treads water as investors refrain from big bets ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration as US president this afternoon.

Jupiter eyes emerging market trust launch

by Danielle Levy on Jan 20, 2017 at 09:49

Renewed enthusiasm for emerging markets could see Jupiter Fund Management launch an income investment trust under Ross Teverson.

Scottish Mortgage manager attacks ‘Hitler’ May

by Gavin Lumsden on Jan 20, 2017 at 08:05

Scottish Mortgage co-manager James Anderson stuns City by comparing Theresa May to Hitler and Stalin after her Davos speech.

Hard Brexit is coming! Here's the fallout for UK property

by Danielle Levy on Jan 20, 2017 at 07:00

Now that Theresa May has outlined plans for a 'hard Brexit', what does 2017 hold for UK commercial property?

The Expert View: Royal Mail, British Land and MONY

by Michelle McGagh on Jan 20, 2017 at 05:00

Our daily roundup of analyst commentary on shares, also including Pets at Home and Premier Foods.

Red letter day for Royal Mail sends FTSE lower

by Daniel Grote on Jan 19, 2017 at 10:27

Royal Mail falls to bottom of FTSE 100 after reporting continued weakness in its letters division.

50 not out! Bankers declares dividend half century

by Gavin Lumsden on Jan 19, 2017 at 09:54

Global fund Bankers becomes only second investment trust to achieve 50 years of consecutive annual dividend increases.

The Expert View: Pearson, Wetherspoon & Cairn Energy

by Michelle McGagh on Jan 19, 2017 at 05:01

Our daily round-up of analyst commentary on shares, including Experian and Sky.

Vanguard cuts fees on £5bn LifeStrategy fund range

by Dylan Lobo, Gavin Lumsden on Jan 19, 2017 at 00:01

US index-tracking giant Vanguard trims annual charge on its LifeStrategy funds to 0.22% as it prepares to expand in the UK.

It was a fishy religion that let Remainers down

by Tim Martin on Jan 18, 2017 at 15:04

Tim Martin, chairman of JD Wetherspoon, blames 'semi-religious' faith in Europe for the overwhelming inaccuracy of Brexit economic forecasts.

Pound's Brexit relief rally runs out of steam

by Daniel Grote on Jan 18, 2017 at 11:21

Pound gives up some gains from yesterday's soaraway rally, helping FTSE 100 edge higher as international earners recover.

Pearson delivers Train more pain as shares crash

by Daniel Grote on Jan 18, 2017 at 10:44

Latest in string of profit warnings for publisher sends shares diving, delivering another blow to star fund manager Nick Train.

Juridica founder departs with sale of manager

by David Campbell on Jan 18, 2017 at 07:51

Richard Fields, founder and owner of management company behind Juridica, the struggling litigation fund, has cashed out of the business.

Why tech titans shouldn't fear ‘protectionist’ Trump

by Chris Sloley on Jan 18, 2017 at 07:00

GAM technology fund manager Mark Hawtin believes sector’s big names better equipped to cope with new administration than some realise.

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