Hidden costs investors need to watch – part two By: Tim Bennett19.03.2021 Costs can have a big impact on your return from fund investments. So, it is important to find and understand them, as Tim explains in his latest video. https://youtu.be/idAhanUYiNY
Hidden costs investors need to watch – part one By: Tim Bennett12.03.2021 Bid to offer spreads can have a big impact on your profits from a share trade, as Tim explains in his latest video. https://youtu.be/THec5sHf6BM
Why Passive Investing isn’t Perfect By: Tim Bennett 22.09.2015It’s one of investing’s biggest debates – is a passive approach better than active management? This week I explain why an investor should use both.
How investors can avoid a fund liquidity crunch By: Tim Bennett 07.02.2020Big funds from names such as Woodford and M&G suffered liquidity crises last year. Tim Bennett revisits why and looks at what investors can do about it.https://youtu.be/ssUr-I-ARvE Background Investors were rocked by problems at household fund names, such as Woodford and M&G, last year. So …
Simple Access to Smart Ideas: A Factor Investing Snapshot By: Tim Bennett 15.12.2016Tim Bennett weighs up an investing style that claims to offer cheap access to proven investing expertise.
Share Portfolio vs. Funds: A Quick Comparison By: Tim Bennett 09.09.2016How do you choose between holding shares directly in a portfolio or via a fund? This week Tim Bennett sums up the key differences.
How to Weigh Up a Fund Using the Sharpe Ratio By: Tim Bennett02.09.2016Tim Bennett explains a popular number that allows investors to compare funds and the managers who run them.
How Alpha Can Help You Pick Funds By: Tim Bennett 10.08.2015How do you know whether a fund manager is any good? This week I introduce Alpha and explain how it can help.
NAV – Three Key Letters for Fund Investors By: Tim Bennett17.09.2014 New fund investors need to grasp the concept of net asset value (NAV) and its relationship with the market value of a fund. In this short video I introduce NAV and highlight why it matters. https://youtu.be/2vvzLJwPe0w
Five Red Flags for Fund Investors By: Tim Bennett20.08.2014 Funds are not all created equal and some carry more risk than others. In this short video I recap the advantages of funds before highlighting five key issues that an investor should investigate before buying.