At TILLIT we are big believers in learning and broadening our horizons. Our Insight articles cover everything from the here and now in our Market reviews, to short and long reads about the fundamentals of investing, as well as unique thought pieces from leading fund managers in The Opinion, and much more.
The word ‘risk’ is often bandied around in the world of investing. It can be a pretty alarming term, especially when mentioned in the same breath as your hard-earned savings. Yet many investors seem to carry on quite happily regardless of the risk. Are they just crazy adrenaline junkies or do they know something we don’t?Read more
As with anything, when it comes to investing, there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Whilst fees are certainly not the most interesting topic of conversation, fees and charges have a real impact on your net investment return. It is therefore important to understand exactly what you’re paying, and to whom, as part of your overall investment strategy. In this article, we cover some of the main fees and charges you can expect when investing.Read more
Whether you are buying a new car or a pair of shoes, it’s perfectly natural to shop around. You don’t want to buy a sub-par product just because it’s cheap, but equally you don’t want to spend an arm and a leg if you could have bought the same thing for less. It’s the same when it comes to investing. All investment products carry a price tag so it’s important to know what you are paying for and how that price compares to the wider market.Read more
As we leave a torrid year for investing behind and start a new year, we review how different asset classes and stock markets performed in the last quarter of 2022, which funds and sectors have been the winners and losers over the past quarter, as well as which key themes are driving markets.Read more
As 2022 draws to a close and we look ahead to 2023, commentators and investment houses have begun to share their forecasts and expectations for the year ahead. With headwinds including the ongoing Ukraine-Russia conflict, a cost-of-living crisis and global recession expectations, it’s safe to say that one of the only certainties for next year at present is that uncertainty is here to stay. In this Insight, we look at three things to remember when investing in uncertain times.Read more