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The good investment guide

Citywire Selection is our narrowed down list of investment funds which we think are worth highlighting. Whether you're investing in an ISA or a pension, saving for the short term or long term, these funds are worth considering.Find out more about how (and why) to use Citywire Selection.


Articles featuring Citywire Selection funds, or the people who manage them

Hargreaves and Lansdown back fund firm launches

by Dylan Lobo on Jul 19, 2017 at 11:03

Hargreaves Lansdown founders Peter Hargreaves and Stephen Lansdown back new entrants to UK funds space.

Now is a ‘golden era’ of economic stability

by Michelle McGagh on Jul 18, 2017 at 09:49

M&G fund manager Eric Lonergan argues that the current economic backdrop is 'near perfection'.

Aviva Investors: why interest rate hikes will continue

by Danielle Levy on Jul 17, 2017 at 07:00

Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen is scared of not raising US interest rates while Bank of England has become subtly more hawkish.

Drug breakthrough boosts Dobell and Woodford

by Daniel Grote on Jul 13, 2017 at 12:03

Novartis cancer drug closer to approval, buoying Tom Dobell holding Oxford BioMedica and Autolos, held by Neil Woodford and Syncona.

Trump trade fades as infrastructure plans look shaky

by Danielle Levy on Jul 10, 2017 at 15:09

Following delays on key healthcare and tax reforms, doubts surround president Trump’s ability to deliver on his infrastructure pledges.

Ferrari turbo charges Crawford's European recovery

by Daniel Grote on Jul 10, 2017 at 13:52

Blake Crawford's JPMorgan Europe Dynamic ex-UK fund is up 38% over the last year, with Ferrari among his best performing stocks.

Crux: be patient with Next & buy right Schroder share

by Danielle Levy on Jul 10, 2017 at 07:00

Crux fund manager Jamie Ward says Next has right mix of 'bricks and clicks' and explains which Schroders’ shares investors could buy.

Cape shares soar 46% on French bid

by Gavin Lumsden on Jul 07, 2017 at 11:28

Oil services specialist accepts £332 million cash bid from Altrad Investment Authority, the latest example of overseas bidder exploiting weak pound.

The ‘disruption ready’ sectors investors should avoid

by Chris Sloley on Jul 07, 2017 at 09:51

French fund manager Gérard Moulin names sectors he expects to be challenged by new entrants exploiting technological change.

Small cap star Giles Hargreave's firm sells to Canada's Canaccord

by Dylan Lobo on Jul 06, 2017 at 08:47

Hargreave Hale, home to legendary smaller company investor Giles Hargreave, has been bought by Canaccord Genuity for £80 million.

Top Europe fund sticks with Google after record fine

by Danielle Levy on Jul 06, 2017 at 07:54

Star fund manager Richard Pease keeps Crux European Special Situations fund in Google and Aurelius, a German turnaround specialist under attack from short sellers.

Income Wharrier leaves BlackRock for Troy

by Gavin Lumsden on Jul 05, 2017 at 12:58

Troy Asset Management beefs up equity income team by poaching BlackRock's Mark Wharrier to be assistant manager on its popular Trojan Income fund.

Criticism does hurt me, says Neil Woodford

by Citywire on Jul 04, 2017 at 14:23

Much of it is ill-informed, short term and frustrates me, says the boss of £17 billion Woodford Investment Management.

Worldpay soars as bidders circle Buxton stock

by Gavin Lumsden on Jul 04, 2017 at 12:31

FTSE 100 drifts lower despite shares in Britain's largest payment processor soaring 22% on takeover approaches.

Neptune: rate cut more likely than hike this year

by Danielle Levy on Jul 04, 2017 at 07:00

Investors should ignore talk of interest rate rises because the UK economy could weaken further, warns Neptune’s Robin Geffen.

M&G, INPP to run £400m digital infrastructure fund

by Danielle Levy on Jul 03, 2017 at 11:23

Government appoints managers to run the Digital Infrastructure Investment fund, which aims to improve broadband connections across the UK.

India's 12-year road to tax reform about to pay off

by Jonathan Schiessl on Jul 03, 2017 at 07:06

Ashburton India fund manager Jonathan Schiessl explains how the country's new Goods and Services Tax will boost its economy.

Sanditon's Rice: It feels like 2007 all over again

by Dylan Lobo on Jun 27, 2017 at 16:06

Sanditon's European equity manager has significantly increased his cash weighting as he becomes increasingly worried about the economic climate.

Imagination helps small caps buck falls on sale plans

by Daniel Grote on Jun 22, 2017 at 16:20

Chip maker helps small cap stocks buck wider market falls, after announcing it has put its entire business up for sale.

Neptune's Martin warns on ‘dangerous’ housebuilders

by Michelle McGagh on Jun 22, 2017 at 10:18

Neptune UK equity manager Mark Martin has criticised income funds for piling into housebuilders, a sector he says faces multiple problems.

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