UK retail investors poured £1.8bn into bond funds in July, making them the best-selling asset class, while redemptions from UK equities led to overall negative flows for equity funds.
According to the latest Investment Association (IA) figures, Global Bonds and £ Corporate Bond were the two best-selling sectors during the month, taking in £693m and £691m respectively. On the other...
Dividend complacency in 2020 meant many investors were shocked when companies halted payouts. What’s the outlook in 2021?
Higher fuel, transport and clothing prices nudge rate higher
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Retail investors set to be restricted initially
The fact that emotions can so significantly impact investment decisions means the issue is becoming ever more important for advisers