Podcast: Funds, dividends and investing basics

by Richard Hunter from interactive investor |

interactive investor experts Moira O'Neill, Lee Wild and Richard Hunter kick off ii's inaugural podcast by focusing on funds and dividends.

Moira O'Neill explains what a fund is, how to start building an investment portfolio, and how ii's Super 60 funds list could help you get started, as well as the difference between active and passive funds, and the various styles of investing.

Meanwhile, Lee Wild, head of equity strategy, discusses dividend strategies, the income stocks that investors flock to, and what level of income they should look to generate from their shares portfolio.

To listen to the podcast, please click below:


Income hunters can find great funds on ii's Super 60 recommended list of investments

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