The case for having a Global Equity Income sector is surely obvious: it offers a broader investment universe than UK Equity Income. But some high-flying funds have only a 10% allocation to countries outside Europe, the US and the UK. James Smith investigates why so many steer clear of emerging markets
The investment landscape remains delicate and challenging - a look at why fixed income needs to be flexible, Asia and Japan will prove strong.
Henderson multi-asset head Bill McQuaker fears the market is ignoring a host of dangers that could shatter the fragile economy before it has fully rebounded
Investors who have kept faith with the UK Equity Income sector through thick and thin could soon find it regaining its relative performance crown
Diversification is key to reducing risk and structured products bring something different to the mix
‘Just delivering a dividend is not enough, I want excitement,’ says S&W’s UK Equity Income Trust manager
Standard Life’s Harry Nimmo is not the first successful manager to hit a patch of poor performance and end up on Bestinvest’s Spot the Dog fund list. His UK Smaller Companies Oeic fund may be bottom in its sector over one year, but he still sets store by retailers
”We are now five years-plus post-Lehman and a lot of people are already forgetting the lessons”