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Guide to investment companies - what is an investment company?

This chapter explains how investment companies work.

15 March 2013

Share prices explained 2016

A brief explanation of the different share prices quoted by investment companies.

14 March 2013

Total return performance 2016

A brief explanation of total return performance.

14 March 2013

Dividend yield

A brief explanation of dividend yields.

14 March 2013

What does 'ex dividend' mean?

An explanation of the term 'ex dividend' and why it is used.

14 March 2013

How we explain gearing

Gearing explained.

14 March 2013

Management and performance fees 2016

A brief explanation of investment company fee structures.

14 March 2013

What are ongoing charges? 2016

An introduction to ongoing charges and how they are calculated.

14 March 2013

What is pound-cost averaging?

A brief explanation of pound-cost averaging and how it benefits you.

14 March 2013


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