Investment Insights

Our range of fund articles and market insights are designed to help you navigate the wider financial landscape with confidence. Keep informed with our Q&As and videos from the fund management floor or read more about the investment topics that matter to you with our commentaries from across the industry.

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2018 FEB

Commentary

John William Olsen, Fund Manager

06/02/2018

Creating wealth sustainably for the long term

Sustainable investing can naturally mean different things to different people. From my perspective, as an investor in company shares, it boils down to the long-term durability of businesses.

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2018 JAN

Insights

Alex Araujo

17/01/2018

Evolving infrastructure: Out of sight, not out of mind

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Fund updates

M&G Investments

16/01/2018

Update: M&G Short Dated Corporate Bond Fund

Subject to Shareholder approval at an Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Tuesday 27 February 2018 the M&G Short Dated Corporate Bond Fund’s objective and investment policy information in the Key Investor Information Documents (KIIDs) will be replaced to reflect an update to the fund’s Prospectus.

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Insights

09/01/2018

Opening your stocks and shares ISA - a checklist

If you are thinking of joining the 2.6 million savers who invest tax-efficiently into stocks and shares ISAs, or individual saving accounts, there’s so much choice it might be difficult to know where to start.

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Insights

M&G Investments

08/01/2018

Long-term investing: letting time do its work

At M&G, we are strong advocates of long-term investing. Unless your investment horizon is only short term, we believe taking a longer-term approach – ignoring the day-to-day ups and downs of the markets – can better help you achieve your financial goals. Here are six steps to help time work in your favour when investing for your future.

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2017 DEC

Insights

12/12/2017

Understanding behavioural finance and using it to your advantage

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Can an angry tweet from the President of the United States reduce what a company is really worth? If billions of dollars can be wiped off the value of a company’s shares in less than 140 characters, should we as investors not sit up and ask why?

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Thought leadership

Jonathan Willcocks

07/12/2017

Joffy’s Journal — Common mistakes made by investors

In the fourth in a series of videos looking at the change in investor behaviour over the years, Global Head of Distribution, Jonathan (Joffy) Willcocks looks at the three common mistakes many people make when thinking about their investments.

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