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

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Challenger banks on the charge

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

Hargreaves Lansdown

Hargreaves alters charges again

Execution-only platform changes sundry fees

Index trackers soar but risks remain

Investors have flocked to exchange traded funds but risks mount

How to . . . spot investment scams

Fraudulent schemes lure in investors seeking high returns

IC: August 9 highlights

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Loophole allows investors to buy complex bonds

Experts warn clampdown could hit other investments

Investors hit by poor trade execution

Millions of pounds lost through inefficient trading

A mistaken Enterprise Zone investment

The investment was mis-sold as low risk, what can I do?

Managers must ask what Icahn would see

Businesses should practise thinking like activist investors before they are attacked themselves

Investors ‘frustrated’ by lack of US market data

Online research group unveils tools for analysing US stocks

Big banks lose current account customers

Challenger banks early winners from switching service

Pension provider told to compensate investor

Ombudsman holds provider liable for losses in landmark case

Equity income fund sales hit record high

Investors seeking income turn to new Woodford fund

Risks and rewards of peer-to-peer lending

Investors remain concerned by p2p lending risks

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to emerging markets

Ranks of middle class consumers estimated to reach 4.2bn by 2025

IC: August 2 highlights

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