Elderly insolvencies rise despite overall decline

Lower income and higher costs weigh on pensioners’ finances

M&G unveils bond fund to protect capital

New fund designed to preserve value as interest rates go up

Cash Isa subscriptions down 5%

Flows into stocks and shares up 12 per cent in 2013-14

Chart that tells a story . . . S&P 500

US equity index passes 2,000 for the first time

Bond fund sales on track for record

Investors keen despite imminent interest rate rise

IC: August 30 highlights

Companies analysis from our sister publication

Vanguard cuts fees across fund ranges

Pressure on fund managers to compete on charges

Property p2p platform to launch

Alternative lender aims to raise £20m in first year

Chart that tells a story . . . Apple shares vs gadgets

Tech group’s shares hit new high

Venables returns with football fund

Former England manager fronts investment scheme

Investigation into fund fees under way

Companies urged to ‘comply or explain’

Skandia switches to new Woodford fund

Invesco Perpetual mandate closed after Woodford departure

The bond paradox and how it will end

Prices have soared despite huge issuance

Boardroom trades August 23

Latest directors’ deals

IC: August 23 highlights

Companies analysis from our sister publication

Supermarket sweep

Investec says supermarket shares cheapest in 20 years

Directors’ deals August 16

Latest directors’ deals at Telecity, Halfords, PuriCore and Advanced Computer Software

Investors return to active funds

Smaller companies start to underperform

IC: August 16 highlights

Companies analysis from our sister publication

Challenger banks on the charge

Newcomers have so far failed to dent Big Four’s share