Helpful Articles

Unsure of what to do with your matured Child Trust Fund? We’ve provided a number of articles below to help you learn more about investing and whether transferring into an adult product is the right choice for you.

BMO Global Asset Management (EMEA) is now part of Columbia Threadneedle Investments. Some of our historical thought leadership may reference our previous owner.
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5 min read
March 2021

The real cost of adulting

Find out what Anna, Aka the Panda Boss wishes she told her younger self when it comes to investing.
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Extravagant investments
5 min read
March 2021

Your Financial Future

Find out what Anna, Aka the Panda Boss wishes she told her younger self when it comes to investing.
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5 min read
March 2021

Our Money Saving Tips

Find out what Anna, Aka the Panda Boss wishes she told her younger self when it comes to investing.
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5 min read
February 2021

Things I wish I’d done differently at 18

Find out what Anna, Aka the Panda Boss wishes she told her younger self when it comes to investing.
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5 min read
October 2020

Financing further education

It’s that time of year again, as universities around the UK open their doors. Find out the true cost of further education and how you could help.
Market review
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3 min read

Tax-efficient investing: How an early investment could benefit you in the long-term

How an early investment could benefit you in the long-term.
Investment Trust
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3 min read

Young people believe having savings is key to a successful life

Young people believe having savings is key to a successful life.
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5 min read

What are the Benefits of Stocks and shares ISAs?

A stocks and shares ISA can be a great way to make tax efficient investments.
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8 min read

The ultimate investment jargon buster

The world of investing can seem daunting, especially for first-time investors. Making sense of some of the jargon can help.
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7 min read

A beginners guide to investing with ISAs

Using an ISA for your investment needs could give your finances a much needed boost.
Investment Trust
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4 min read

Why Investment Trusts?

In fact, the F&C Investment Trust was the first of its kind back in 1868.
Investment Trust
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5 min read

Benefits of Investing

An investment portfolio can help you achieve your long-term financial dreams.
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