Poll Position

There are still votes from last week’s US election waiting to be counted, but it’s looking like Joe Biden and the Democratic Party will win. So investors, naturally, have been wondering how that’ll affect their portfolios.

The lowdown on low fees

Costs matter in investment: paying lower fees means you get to keep more of the returns your investments make.  For example, consider a £10,000 investment earning a theoretical return of 5% a year for 20 years — and charging annual fees of 0.5% or 1%.…

Big Tech Bonanza

Last week, big tech companies reported how they performed last quarter, and their results were generally pretty positive. Of course, there’s a lot more going on under the hood than you might notice at first glance.