Rewards can be generous for investors

Choosing an underperforming fund will come at a price

11th October, 2015
Jim Connolly, head of pensions at Standard Life

Markets may be jittery, but for investors who are patient, take a long-term view and invest with top fund managers, the rewards can be generous.

Choosing a poorly performing fund comes at a punitive price, with the difference between the best and the worst fund estimated at around 306 per cent.

A €100,000 investment in the Standard Life UK Smaller Companies Fund run by the consistent Harry Nimmo, when it launched in Ireland more than ten...

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