Nick Sudbury

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

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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…

Possible buying opportunity for P2P Global Investments

Possible buying opportunity for P2P Global Investments

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The recent market weakness has created a possible a buying opportunity for P2P Global Investments (P2P), the specialist investment trust that provides exposure to a portfolio of peer-to-peer loans. Its shares have fallen from more than £11.50 in February to around £10 and now trade at a small discount to NAV with a prospective yield…