Stephen Allen, a 69-year-old investment scammer, has pleaded guilty in a case brought against him by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The case related to several unauthorised collective investment schemes and his involvement in forging a trust deed. He is expected to be sentenced on 24th September this year.
A series of 10 episodes of educational videos on cryptocurrencies will be released on a periodic basis by ONFO. This new initiative could be a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in learning about cryptocurrencies and the technology behind them, and to even earn 1 Bitcoin!
Research published by the FCA estimates that 2.3 million adults now hold cryptoassets (up from 1.9 million last year). 78% of adults have now heard of cryptoassets, up from 73% in a year.
Thanks to improved technology, the amount of trading apps available is at an all-time high. But what is the best stock trading app for UK investors?
Alternative investments can be a good option for many, though they are not always widely understood. Yet, ensuring that your money works as hard for you as possible is essential, especially when nearing retirement. Alternative investments can be a helpful addition to your investment portfolio, but fully understanding them first is vital.
We've seen dips in cryptocurrency value in the past few months, followed by the inevitable "crypto is finished" commentary. While cryptocurrencies have bounced back in terms of value, there is also talk of Governments trying to regulate them. Is crypto dead?
The UK economy looks set to be on the rise. As such, you might be looking for ways to invest your money to benefit from that growth. Here, we look at some themes that may be good ones to watch for potential investment, as well as identifying the best performing funds of 2021 so far - and why.
New research has revealed renewed confidence among investors over the past 12 months. However, despite these findings, which have been reported in The Investor Index, investor confidence is still not back to levels seen before the Covid-19 pandemic.