MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Avon Rubber up 40-FOLD

MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Bullet proof vest firm Avon Rubber is up 40-FOLD By Joanne Hart, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:51 GMT, 5 December 2020 | Updated: 21:51 GMT, 5 December 2020 When Midas first recommended Avon Rubber, in 2010, the shares were £1.02 and the company was in recovery mode. Today, the stock … Read more MIDAS SHARE TIPS UPDATE: Avon Rubber up 40-FOLD

£8,000…and that’s just the price of the Christmas card

One of the first ever Christmas cards is going under the hammer – with auctioneer Christie’s valuing it at £8,000 By Toby Walne, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:52 GMT, 5 December 2020 | Updated: 21:52 GMT, 5 December 2020 One of the first ever Christmas cards goes under the hammer on Wednesday – with … Read more £8,000…and that’s just the price of the Christmas card

RATHBONE UK OPPORTUNITIES: Small fund but big hopes

RATHBONE UK OPPORTUNITIES FUND: A small fund with big hopes for UK equities By Jeff Prestridge, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 21:52 GMT, 5 December 2020 | Updated: 21:52 GMT, 5 December 2020 Fund manager Alexandra Jackson says it’s a ‘hard slog’ at the moment to interest investors in a UK equity fund. ‘Everyone wants … Read more RATHBONE UK OPPORTUNITIES: Small fund but big hopes

Want to invest, but baffled by jargon? Answer is wrapped up

Last Christmas, I placed a carefully wrapped present under the tree for each member of my family – except Jason, my sister’s partner. On Christmas morning, he seemed a little disappointed at the absence of a gift as others joyously opened theirs. But it was only short-lived. Suddenly, I got out my laptop and proceeded … Read more Want to invest, but baffled by jargon? Answer is wrapped up

Investors eager to hear if Rolls-Royce burned through £1bn

Investors eager to hear if Rolls-Royce burned through £1bn in latter six months of 2020 By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:50 GMT, 4 December 2020 | Updated: 21:50 GMT, 4 December 2020 Rolls-Royce boss Warren East wasn’t exaggerating when he said 2020 had been a ‘historic shock’ for the aviation industry.  Rolls, … Read more Investors eager to hear if Rolls-Royce burned through £1bn

Can Unilever build value on Dutch exit with ‘mass appeal’?

Domestos, Dove, Persil and Surf are among Unilever’s best known products. They are also some of the trusted brands that we turned to in lockdown when big names spelled reassurance.  But, since the beginning of the year, the consumer goods company’s shares have gone almost nowhere.  Strange, because when people took a break from cleaning, … Read more Can Unilever build value on Dutch exit with ‘mass appeal’?

MR MONEY MAKER: Retailing damaged but it’s not dead yet

MR MONEY MAKER: Despite demise of Arcadia and Debenhams, retailing may be damaged but it’s not dead yet By Justin Urquhart Stewart For The Daily Mail Published: 21:50 GMT, 4 December 2020 | Updated: 22:01 GMT, 4 December 2020 What’s happening? With the collapse of Arcadia along with the demise of Debenhams, it feels as … Read more MR MONEY MAKER: Retailing damaged but it’s not dead yet

Only one in four UK savers can answer three money questions correctly

In a test of people’s knowledge of interest rates, inflation and investments, just 24 per cent of Britons  received full marks, new research reveals. Financial literacy was highest among the 60-69 age group, with 43 per cent able to answer all questions correctly, which suggests people learn more as they gain experience of everyday money … Read more Only one in four UK savers can answer three money questions correctly

Impact investor iClima Earth launches world’s first carbon avoidance ETF

Want to invest to reduce carbon emissions? iClima Earth launches world’s first ‘carbon avoidance’ ETF iClima Earth has revealed plans to launch its new ESG ETF later this month The exchange traded fund will invest in companies that directly enable CO2e avoidance solutions It will list on the London Stock Exchange with a total expense … Read more Impact investor iClima Earth launches world’s first carbon avoidance ETF

Financial clone scams: How to spot dodgy products

Top investment firms warn cases of sophisticated fraudsters ‘cloning’ their legitimate operations and products to steal people’s cash have soared in the past few months. Its industry body suspects organised criminals are behind a quadrupling of scams since the summer, while victims’ losses have mounted to more than £9million during the pandemic. Fraudsters are using … Read more Financial clone scams: How to spot dodgy products