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Investment Guides

We've collated our most popular and most recently-published investment guides in one place for you. Designed to help you through the basics as well as more complicated issues, browse our entire back catalogue below. 

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Investing in renewable energy and environmental companies

As the Government looks to use wind to generate electricity for every UK home by 2030, we look at the options for those wanting to invest in renewable energy or environmental businesses.

We look at the options for those wanting to invest in renewable energy or environmental businesses.

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How to invest with a real estate investment trust (REIT)

A REIT is a property investment firm that in the UK is listed on a stock exchange. The purpose of a REIT is to generate a profit from its property portfolios and generate a return for its shareholders or investors.

A REIT is a property investment firm that in the UK is listed on a stock exchange.

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Investing for children – Stocks & Shares Junior ISA or Offshore Bond in a Discretionary Gift Trust

Looking for the potential of a better return than cash to build a savings pot for a child or grandchild to help with university fees or to give them a head start in early adulthood? This guide explains the options that could be available.

Looking for the potential of a better return than cash to build a savings pot for a child or grandchild?This guide explains the options that could be available.

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A guide to venture capital trusts

A venture capital trust is a UK- listed company (a UK firm that is listed on the London Stock Exchange) that invests in smaller firms that are not quoted on a recognised stock exchange. Find out more about how these work.

A venture capital trust is a UK- listed company (a UK firm that is listed on the London Stock Exchange) that invests in smaller firms that are not quoted on a r

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Ethical investing

Ethical investing is when individual investors choose the assets and stocks, they will invest in based on their own ethical values and beliefs.

Ethical investing is when individual investors choose the assets and stocks, they will invest in based on their own ethical values and beliefs.

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Endowment policies explained

An endowment policy is an investment product bought from a life assurance company. You make regular contributions to your endowment policy and then at the end of a set term you will be paid a lump sum.

An endowment policy is an investment product bought from a life assurance company. You make regular contributions to your endowment policy and then at the end o

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What is an investment platform?

Find out how to invest in shares and investment funds using an investment platform or fund supermarket. We explain how they work and how to choose which one might work best for you.

Find out how to invest in shares & investment funds using an investment platform. We explain how they work and how to choose which one might work best for you.

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