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Louise Hill

Senior Reporter

Louise joined Portfolio Adviser in December 2016 as one of the editorial team’s news reporters based in London. Originally from Liverpool, she is an NCTJ-qualified journalist and began her career in 2014 working on local newspapers.

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The 10 investment company sectors paying top yields...

There is no end in sight for investors sick of the so-called hunt for income and so the Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has looked at exactly which sectors offer the best dividend yields. We’ve gathered the top 10 here.

Published : 19, Oct 2017
Woodford buys media giant ITV

Woodford buys media giant ITV

Neil Woodford has added media giant ITV to his income focus fund claiming its current value is an “attractive entry point”.

Published : 19, Oct 2017

Four ways to shake up your ESG exposure

When it comes to investing ethically, many jump straight to investments in green and renewable energy, but where can the newest and most interesting options be found for investors looking to do some good?

Published : 18, Oct 2017
Most UK adults ignore investing

Most UK adults ignore investing

The vast majority of UK adults have no investments and favour holding cash savings, an inaugural survey by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has found.

Published : 18, Oct 2017
Rio Tinto hit with record FCA fine and US fraud charges

Rio Tinto hit with record FCA fine and US fraud...

Rio Tinto has been hit with a record FCA fine and fraud charges in the US after allegedly inflating the price of coal it acquired in Mozambique in 2011.

Published : 18, Oct 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Nothing the BoE does will be enough as Brexit bites

PA ANALYSIS: Nothing the BoE does will be enough...

Consensus is the Bank of England will finally raise interest rates before the year is out after inflation hit a five-year high of 3% on Tuesday, but what happens next?

Published : 17, Oct 2017
State Street slashes ETF fees as competition heats up

State Street slashes ETF fees as competition heats...

State Street has ramped up the competition among the biggest US ETF providers by slashing prices across 15 ultra-low cost trackers.

Published : 17, Oct 2017
City bigwigs push for £2bn impact fund

City bigwigs push for £2bn impact fund

A £2bn fund should be launched to kick-off investment in underdeveloped communities and mark the UK out as a hub of impact investing, a panel of top City players has said.

Published : 16, Oct 2017
First ETN tracking 'crypto-fuel' lists on Nasdaq

First ETN tracking 'crypto-fuel' lists on Nasdaq...

The first exchange-traded notes tracking the price of ether, a ‘crypto-fuel’, have been launched for European investors.

Published : 16, Oct 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Correction fears prompt risk-off mentality

PA ANALYSIS: Correction fears prompt risk-off...

The phrase “most hated bull market in history”, seems to have crossed many wealth managers’ lips in 2017, and portfolios have started to reflect a growing unease over how long markets can continue to rise.

Published : 16, Oct 2017
FCA work to continue until firms use 'common sense'

FCA work to continue until firms use 'common sense'...

Work to clear up the boundary between advice and guidance will continue until firms learn to use “common sense” to benefit consumers, FCA chief executive Andrew Bailey has pledged.

Published : 5, Oct 2017
Fraudsters target Invesco clients in 'sophisticated' scams

Fraudsters target Invesco clients in 'sophisticated'...

Invesco Perpetual has issued a stark warning online after discovering its clients are being targeted by ‘sophisticated’ fraudsters in telephone calls and emails.

Published : 4, Oct 2017
Two-thirds of analysts out of a job post-Mifid II

Two-thirds of analysts out of a job post-Mifid...

Research unbundling could lead to widespread job losses for analysts in a post-Mifid world according to research by Capital Access Group (CAG).

Published : 4, Oct 2017
Wealth manager reveals the key to 300% profit boost

Wealth manager reveals the key to 300% profit...

Independent financial advisers could boost profits by 300% by improving productivity according to a new entrant to the wealth management space.

Published : 4, Oct 2017
PA ANALYSIS: Nothing the BoE does will be enough as Brexit bites
PA ANALYSIS: Nothing...

Consensus is the Bank of England will finally raise...

PA ANALYSIS: Funds playing a dangerous game of liquidity
PA ANALYSIS: Funds playing...

On 22 August, doorstep lender Provident Financial hit...

PA ANALYSIS: Correction fears prompt risk-off mentality
PA ANALYSIS: Correction...

The phrase “most hated bull market in history”, seems...

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