No crystal ball required: four low-maintenance investment strategies
Direct Comment: 18/10/2017

No crystal ball required: four low-maintenance investment...

Resisting the temptation to make changes to a portfolio can often be for the best. Rob Morgan outlines some common sense strategies for ‘hands off’ investors.

Is inheritance tax optional?
Direct Comment: 18/10/2017

Is inheritance tax optional?

Tim Venner, Charles Stanley Financial Planning Business Development Manager, takes a look at the rules surrounding inheritance tax.

Ten tips on generating income from investments
Direct Comment: 17/10/2017

Ten tips on generating income from investments

Generating a reliable, regular income stream is the goal of many investors, especially those in retirement. Rob Morgan provides some tips to help.

Harnessing the powerful trend that could shake up entire industries
Fund Research: 16/10/2017

Harnessing the powerful trend that could shake up entire...

We are in the midst of profound technological developments that could reshape our society and economy. Rob Morgan looks at a fund aiming to capitalise.


Older News

Three funds to boost income
Fund Research: 12/10/2017

Three funds to boost income

Rob Morgan highlights three funds that could help generate a high level of income from a portfolio.

Five questions you should ask yourself before you start investing
Direct Comment: 11/10/2017

Five questions you should ask yourself before you start...

Rob Morgan outlines the main financial planning issues to consider before you start investing.

Three lower-risk strategies for diversification
Direct Comment: 10/10/2017

Three lower-risk strategies for diversification

Cash has a significant disadvantage: it pays very little. For investors prepared to take a moderate amount of risk what are the alternatives?

September’s top and bottom performing funds
Fund Research: 08/10/2017

September’s top and bottom performing funds

Rob Morgan rounds up the notable fund sector trends in September as the majority of investments struggled to make headway.

Video: Henry Dixon’s ‘value’ approach
Fund Manager View: 06/10/2017

Video: Henry Dixon’s ‘value’ approach

Rob Morgan speaks to the manager of Man GLG Undervalued Assets Fund about how he aims to find cheap stocks.

Should the Bank of England raise interest rates?
Direct Comment: 06/10/2017

Should the Bank of England raise interest rates?

Bank of England governor, Mark Carney, recently warned UK interest rates are set to rise in the "near term”, but he faces a major dilemma.

September’s most widely bought and sold funds on Charles Stanley Direct
Fund Research: 04/10/2017

September’s most widely bought and sold funds on Charles Stanley...

Rob Morgan reveals the funds most commonly bought and sold by our customers in September

Introducing Charles Stanley Multi Asset Funds
Direct Comment: 29/09/2017

Introducing Charles Stanley Multi Asset Funds

These funds offer a diverse portfolio in a single investment, expertly managed by Charles Stanley’s investment team.