Nick Sudbury

Fund picks for 2016

Fund picks for 2016

7 mins. to read

As seen in the January edition of Master Investor Magazine. At this time of year the financial press is always littered with predictions about which areas of the market are going to produce the best returns. It can be interesting and instructive to look at the different views, but it’s important to remember that nobody…

Advisors’ favourite fund sectors for 2016

Advisors’ favourite fund sectors for 2016

2 mins. to read

A recent survey of financial advisors conducted by Schroders found that the three fund sectors that they are most likely to recommend for 2016 are: Mixed Investment 20%-60% Shares, UK Equity Income and UK All Companies. Other parts of the market like Strategic Bond funds that were popular last year are no longer on their…

Investing for a comfortable retirement

Investing for a comfortable retirement

6 mins. to read

As featured in this month’s magazine. The pension freedoms that came into force in April have resulted in a massive change to the way that people finance their retirement. Data from the Association of British Insurers shows that in the first six months under the new rules a total of £2.85bn was invested in income…