Index or passively managed funds seek to track a particular market, region or sector by investing, as far as possible, in the securities that make up ...
Welcome to the Understanding Investing website.
The Understanding Investing website explains how investment funds work, what the different types of investment funds are and the rules and safeguards that apply. Here you will learn how you can work out your personal investment profile and identify the funds that match your needs. You can also read about how your investment goals may change during your life and how you might adapt your investment choices accordingly.
Today more and more investors are turning to investment funds as a way to help them achieve their financial goals. Whether you are saving for educational expenses, a holiday or looking forward to a comfortable retirement, you have goals to meet and you want to find the best way to achieve them.
Many investors are keen to deepen their knowledge of funds and capital investments to help them set the right course for the future. The Understanding Investing website does not give direct investment advice, but can provide you with information to help you make the right decisions, whether alone or together with your financial advisor.