Investing Q&A

Is the EQi platform competitive?

27th November 2020 Darren Sinden

A reader has asked: Is the EQi platform a competitive investment account? EQi was formely known as Selftrade was acquired by Equiniti in 2015  and has been rebranded to reflect the group ownership. Equiniti of course […]

SIPP administrators
Investing Q&A

Can I change SIPP administrators?

2nd October 2020 Gill Wadsworth

A reader asks: I have a SIPP from which I drawdown amounts as a pension. The SIPP is invested. Sanlam have managed the investments for many years, and they used MC Trustees as SIPP administrators. MC Trustees were acquired by Mattioli Woods. Mattioli Woods charge me on […]

Investing Q&A

How can I sell old shares?

9th September 2020 Ruth Jackson-Kirby

A reader has asked: I have discovered shares that I bought 20 years ago and want to sell them with no further trading intended. Who would be the best company to approach?  Answer: You don’t […]

Investing Q&A

Where can I buy UK Government Gilts?

7th September 2020 Richard Berry

 A reader has asked: I’m looking to invest in UK government gilts. As savings account now offer almost non-existent interest rates, people cannot be blamed for wanting to take on a little more risk in […]

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