The fund industry has grown massively over the last 25 years, and it has changed to a better-run, more professional, and lower-cost business, Here are some rules for investors.
You can’t be entirely sure where your cash will go, but funds that have steered clear of controversial sectors such as gas and oil are prospering. They have been ridiculed by some and overlooked by others, but ethical investment funds – and the people who have put money into them – are having the last laugh.
For many young people, it seems easier to put off any investing decisions until their financial situation becomes, at least theoretically, more stable. Twenty-somethings, however, are actually in a prime position to enter the investing world, even with university debt and low salaries.