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17th Feb

Savers Turn to Bonds For Inflation Beating ISA Returns

Savers Turn to Bonds For Inflation Beating ISA Returns

With only six weeks left to make use of the 2012-2013 ISA allowance, savers and investors are increasingly considering retail bonds as a way to achieve above-inflation returns.

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25th Sep

The Tortoise and the Hare – but not a SIPP of Wine

The Tortoise and the Hare – but not a SIPP of Wine

Retail Bond Expert confirms the need for caution as borrowers tempt investors with a whole range of both listed and unlisted bonds, and asks if it is time for industry standard product definitions.

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15th Oct

Royal Mail Frenzy Highlights Appetite for Income Investing

Royal Mail Frenzy Highlights Appetite for Income Investing

Mr Bond looks at the appetite for private share ownership and investing for income

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6th Dec

Osborne Autumn Statement Leaves Hope for Retail Bonds

Osborne Autumn Statement Leaves Hope for Retail Bonds

Consultation could lead to relaxing of rules around time to maturity as Treasury plots ISA rule change

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14th Oct

Charity Begins at Homes: Hightown Housing Association issues a Retail Charity Bond offering 4% p.a. due 2027

Charity Begins at Homes: Hightown Housing Association issues a Retail Charity Bond offering 4% p.a. due 2027

Hightown, the Hertfordshire-based landlord, which currently owns 5,300 properties, is offering a fixed term investment via the Retail Charity Bond platform

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10th Oct

Dartington Hall plans to raise £20m for development with a retail bond - 4.3% due 2028

Dartington Hall plans to raise £20m for development with a retail bond - 4.3% due 2028

Dartington Hall Trust, a charitable organisation located on a medieval Devon estate, has launched a retail bond issue to raise up to £20 million to help it upgrade and develop its estate.

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12th Oct

Unique inflation linked retail bond to deliver income and capital growth potential

Unique inflation linked retail bond to deliver income and capital growth potential

Heylo Housing Group has issued a retail bond offering 1.625% due 2028 with both the coupon and redemption value rising in line with RPI

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13th Mar

Core and satellite investing for your ISA or SIPP

Core and satellite investing for your ISA or SIPP

Core and satellite investing is a method of portfolio construction designed to minimise costs and volatility while providing an opportunity to outperform a broad stock market or portfolio of markets as a whole

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18th Apr

Retail bonds are scarce, LCF shows unregulated bonds can be toxic - is there a 'third way' for income asks Mr Bond

Retail bonds are scarce, LCF shows unregulated bonds can be toxic - is there a 'third way' for income asks Mr Bond

The Bonds that still have not come in from the cold; why investors keep getting the flu

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13th Jan

Anger as majority of LCF bondholders may miss out on compensation

Anger as majority of LCF bondholders may miss out on compensation

FSCS says that just 159 out of 11,600 bondholders will definitely receive compensation after LCF scandal

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6th Feb

Investing Basics: Income investing 101

Investing Basics: Income investing 101

More and more are taking control in pursuit of financial independence; here is an introduction to income investing

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8th Feb

Financial Education: Why Become a DIY Investor?

Financial Education: Why Become a DIY Investor?

Why more and more people are taking personal control of their finances

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19th Feb

LC&F Bondholders Turn up the Wick as FSCS pays out just £2.7m

LC&F Bondholders Turn up the Wick as FSCS pays out just £2.7m

Legal action has been started to challenge the decision that just a fraction of the 11,600 bondholders should be compensated

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20th Feb

Budget Could Lead to 'A New Era For Retail Bonds'

Budget Could Lead to 'A New Era For Retail Bonds'

Chancellor has previously advocated an AIM-style exchange for SME retail bonds

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