Funds

What are ETFs All About?

What are ETFs All About? By: Tim Bennett11.06.2014 If you want low-cost exposure to an index or sector an exchange traded fund can offer it. However as Tim Bennett warns in this short video, many of the newer ETFs are complex and relatively expensive

What Makes Hedge Funds Different?

What Makes Hedge Funds Different? By: Tim Bennett11.06.2014 The phrase hedge fund covers a wide range of different investment vehicles and strategies. Here Tim Bennett offers his short guide to why they exist and what they do

What are Open and Closed Ended Funds?

What are Open and Closed Ended Funds? By: Tim Bennett04.06.2014 The differences between open and closed ended funds can confuse investors. Here Tim Bennett offers a short jargon-free guide to all the basics.

How Gearing can change Fund Returns

How Gearing can change Fund Returns By: Tim Bennett04.06.2014 Debt and derivatives can both be used to change the profile of a fund’s returns. Tim Bennett explains how and points out the main pitfalls associated with both.