Thinking of investing?

If you’re thinking of taking your first steps into the world of investing, this is the perfect place to start.

Navigating volatility in the value of your investments

In the short-term, the value of your investment can suddenly go up or down. We explain this volatility and why investing money is for the long-term.

What is an investment trust?

This short video explains what an investment trust is.

When to save and when to invest?

In this video learn why saving is better for the short term and investing for the long term.

How to invest with F&C

Learn about the different ways you can invest in F&C.

The importance of a well-balanced portfolio

Learn why a portfolio with a strong foundation is important.

Investment Risks

The value of your investments and any income from them can go down as well as up and you may not get back the original amount invested. Changes in rates of exchange may also reduce the value of your investment. Gearing is used for investment purposes to obtain, increase or reduce exposure to an asset, index or investment. The use of gearing can enhance returns to investors in a rising market, but if the market falls the losses may be greater.