Nearly half of investors are selling off stocks to cover rising bills

Nearly half of investors are selling off stocks to cover rising bills and a third are switching out of ethical investments Investors under 40 more likely to offload shares than older people  Men show a greater tendency to liquidate their investments than women Some 34% of shareholders surveyed said they had divested from ethical stocks  … Read more

SMALL CAP SHARE IDEAS: Sovereign Metals

Sovereign Metals has rutile and lots of it. In fact, it could have the largest rutile deposit anywhere in the world, if the results of ongoing exploration work go its way. For anyone not familiar, rutile is a significant source of titanium, a metal widely used in aerospace, clean-tech and medical applications, but which is … Read more

Nick Train backs UK growth revival despite poor start to 2022

Nick Train records bad start to 2022 but top fund manager says UK stocks will recover from ‘growth sell-off’ Finsbury Growth & Income trust net asset value fell 5.4% in January Almost every ‘growth’ investment in the trust fell in line with sell-off on Nasdaq  By Camilla Canocchi for Thisismoney.co.uk Published: 16:00 GMT, 15 February … Read more

SMALL CAP SHARE IDEAS: Cenkos Securities

‘We are very good in difficult markets because we can still raise money for corporate clients,’ says Julian Morse, chief executive of Cenkos Securities. Morse’s comments will reassure the 100 or so growth companies that retain the group’s services, particularly as we head into a more volatile period for equity markets. For those unfamiliar with … Read more

Everyday investors can now bet on Cathie Woods’ Ark funds

UK investors will now be able to access Cathie Wood and Warren Buffet’s funds for the first time  Leverage Shares today launches 42 new exchange-traded products (ETPs)  Everyday investors can now bet against Cathie Woods’ Ark funds   They can also access a Berkshire Hathaway product for a fraction of the price By Angharad Carrick For … Read more

Investors put £1.1bn in Peter Hargreaves’ Blue Whale fund

Investors pour more than £1bn into Blue Whale fund set up by Hargreaves Lansdown billionaire and fund manager Stephen Yiu By Harriet Dennys, Financial Mail On Sunday Published: 21:50 GMT, 11 December 2021 | Updated: 12:02 GMT, 12 December 2021 Investors have poured more than £1billion into the fund set up by Hargreaves Lansdown billionaire … Read more

MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Harvest rewards with Light Science

Once, the UK was self sufficient when it came to food. Today, more than half comes from abroad, with just 23 per cent of fruit and vegetables grown here, according to research based on Government data.  As recent weeks have shown, that reliance on imports can create serious shortages, with supermarkets routinely running out of … Read more