Investments

Investing money needs careful consideration and you need to be absolutely sure of the risks involved. This section provides generic information on different types of saving & investment. You should seek advice appropriate to your specific circumstances prior to making any decisions.

The value of your investments can go down as well as up, so you could get back less than you invested.


Here we attempt to explain in simple terms all the different asset backed investments open to the individual investor, from contribution levels right through to taxation treatment of each investment.
In this document we look at all the various deposit based investment vehicles available in the marketplace today and what they mean to the individual investor.
Under the so-called 'New ISA' (or NISA), Cash ISAs and Stocks and Shares ISAs have effectively been merged, with the overall combined limit in 2018/19 at £20,000.
This document looks at the different investment vehicles available to the individual investor together with the key points to note. This is an at-a-glance guide with more detailed information being contained in the other documents on this page. The value of investments and income from them may go down. You may not get back the original amount invested and the levels, basis and reliefs of taxation are subject to change.

UK News

Eight people who helped others during the terror attack are among 20 honoured by the Queen for gallantry.
The former chairman of the BBC Trust, Lord Patten, said the BBC should "swallow hard and move on".
Dominic Raab will meet the bloc's chief negotiator, as the EU warns states to step up plans for no deal.
Places with the highest premature mortality rates include Manchester, Blackpool, Middlesbrough and Hull.
Hospitals, ambulances and mental health services are spending £1bn a year on care from outside the NHS.